Thursday, March 31, 2011

Real-Life Heroes: A Salute to the Fukushima 50

This is an example of the the saddest, yet the bravest, kind of heroism. When a singer tells you that "we don't need another hero," someone says that they've "personally never had any time for heroes," or a movie asks you "what's a hero, anyway?", think of the Fukushima 50.

Thursday, March 3, 2011

The End of SMALLVILLE and the beginning of THE SILENT AGE

Had enough of the self-sacrificial altruism of Smallville yet? Not impressed by the subtle jabs at Atlas Shrugged? Are you one of the few that is not looking forward to the series finale of Clark embracing his inevitable fate as a failed Christ symbol? Well, then; Superhero Babylon has an "elseworlds" tale for you: The Silent Age.

And now...The Silent Age. (Click on thumbnails for larger images. Also available in pdf form.)