Rants & Ramblings

random commentary about culture, media, politics, technology and whatnot.


Catharsis In A Cape: On Comic-Book Heroes And Real-World Violence | Monkey See | NPR

In the wake of the Aurora massacre, our comics blogger explores the meaning of the violence that’s such an integral part of the Batman mythos — and suggests that in the face of real horror, our fictional heroes mean more than ever.” A nice reflection by Glen Weldon.