The World's Strangest Heroes: Doom Patrol

Since it’s Friday and I’m bored, I’m going to write about the history of my favorite superhero team, the Doom Patrol. The Doom Patrol isn’t like any other team. Well, no, actually, strike that: superficially, they are like the X-Men. Their leader is in a wheelchair, they are feared by those they save. This wasn’t… » 5/09/15 11:07am 5/09/15 11:07am

Doom Patrol hits DC Nation plus one step to a Unified Marvel Animated…

This week in the world of cartoons, well...lots of series are taking a late Summer vacation. Adventure Time, Regular Show, Beware the Batman, and Avengers Assemble are repeats, but, in the meantime, we have clips from Futurama, the new DC Nation Doom Patrol short, and an Ultimate Spider-Man/Hulk and the Agents of… » 8/24/13 7:00am 8/24/13 7:00am

Cartoon Network's next Batman series could be the weirdest Bat-cartoon…

We've grown to love Batman: The Brave and the Bold, but its replacement as Cartoon Network's regular Batman show will definitely have a hard time growing on us. Beware the Batman, coming in 2013, features weirdly angular computer-animated artwork, plus a gun-toting Alfred. And instead of Robin, Batman's sidekick will… » 10/05/11 8:40am 10/05/11 8:40am

How To Steal An Election, Science Fiction Style

Click to view » 11/03/08 3:53pm 11/03/08 3:53pm If you're freaking out with worry over whether tomorrow's U.S. election will be rigged, don't worry. It will be. American elections are always rigged to some extent, but the tampering is almost never enough to alter the final outcome. Still, Americans are pansies when it comes to rigging ballots — at…