Taxidermied badger and theremin combine to make the world's weirdest…

Say hello to the badgermin, the strangest instrument ever to accompany a piano. Why did someone decide to convert a badger's body into a playable theremin? Badgermin don't care. » 2/25/12 10:30am 2/25/12 10:30am

The Secret Origin Of Wolverine

Which sounds more ridiculous? Wolverine being a mutated wolverine, or the result of a bizarre experiment to create a character who would convince Canadian kids that Marvel Comics cared about them? The first almost happened, and the second...? Well, that's how Wolverine really came about. » 4/30/09 11:01am 4/30/09 11:01am

The Joy Of Watching Spider-Man's Marriage Go Plop

The holiday season is the perfect time to celebrate families torn asunder due to demonic intervention. This week sees the release of the long-dreaded Amazing Spider-Man #545, the comic which writer J.M. Straczynski almost took his name off. The demon Mephisto has offered to save the life of Peter Parker's Aunt May —… » 12/26/07 9:00am 12/26/07 9:00am