Marvel announced Tuesday on The View (of all places) that in an upcoming comic series, Thor will be deemed unworthy of Mjolnir (or "mewmew" for any Kat Dennings fans out there), and the power will instead be bestowed on a previously unknown female earthling. The story will launch sometime in October with series writer Jason … Continue reading Three Cheers for Marvel: Thor Is Now a Woman
[This post contains major spoilers for Captain America: The Winter Soldier and the last two episodes of SHIELD. You've been warned.] No, seriously -- I'm asking. But I'm definitely not complaining. Because until the last two episodes aired, I was ready to quit. I'd given the show a fair shake, but it tested and failed my … Continue reading How Did Agents of SHIELD Get So Much Better Overnight?
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YiIIaB6kJI0 Let's forget for a moment that gallons of digital ink were spilled a year and a half ago when bloggers rushed to try to explain why 40% of all audiences going to see The Avengers -- the third highest-grossing film of all time -- was female. Let's also pretend that people didn't try to argue … Continue reading Jimmy Kimmel: Women Would Watch Thor if It Was a Romantic Comedy