The X-Men Family

The X-Men Family

May 20, 2013

Since its first comic book release, the X-Men franchise has grown to include a multitude of characters, many with complex backgrounds that intermingle with those of other X-Men. For those who haven’t been following X-Men history religiously, these relationships can seem very complicated. Some mutants are tied by family relation while other have dated, are […]


Superheroes and Superpowers

February 19, 2013

Since the 1950s, comic book heroes have awed us with their otherworldly abilities. Different iconic superheros have brought new and exciting powers to the table and many have multiple powers and attributes that further their crime-stopping, life-saving agendas. Can you name all the special powers we have seen in popular culture? Here is a complete […]


The Evolution of the Superhero Movie

February 13, 2013

After Richard Donner’s Superman became the first superhero movie to receive a wide release in 1978, Hollywood began to look at superheroes in a different light. No longer were comic books simply a collector’s item for geeks and dweeboids. Rather, they became an opportunity to market to the masses, complete with ready-made franchises and Happy […]

Financial Lessons from Comic Book Heroes

Financial Lessons from Comic Book Heroes

June 12, 2012

Superheros have super abilities (hence the name). Can they offer super financial advice? They sure can super try. Super! (Note: the credit at the bottom is inaccurate. These are most certainly not all Stan Lee’s characters nor are they all from Marvel. Not so super.) Source