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William Avitt

Joined 3 years ago from Dayton, Ohio

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  • Channing Tatum May be Leaving Gambit
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    Channing Tatum May be Leaving Gambit

    3 years ago

    According to an article published Tuesday by The Wrap, Hollywood superstar Channing Tatum may be leaving the X-Men movie universe. Back in May, Tatum was announced as the mutant Gambit, a role previously played by Taylor Kitsch in"X-Men Origins:...

  • Top 5 Superhero Romances
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    Top 5 Superhero Romances

    3 years ago

    "Superheroes should be as operatic in their romantic relationships as they are in their combat" - Frank Miller

  • Loving Your Neighbor: What The Bible Says
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    Loving Your Neighbor: What The Bible Says

    3 years ago

    Nelson Marital Arts So many Christians today are getting it wrong when it comes to loving their neighbor. They're getting it extremely wrong, and that's unfortunate. In Mark chapter 12, Jesus laid down the greatest of the commandments that...

  • Why Freedom of Speech is Absolute
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    Why Freedom of Speech is Absolute

    3 years ago

    "Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof; or abridging the freedom of speech, or of the press; or the right of the people peaceably to assemble, and to petition the Government for...

  • Batman '66: The Two-Way Crimes of Two-Face!
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    Batman '66: The Two-Way Crimes of Two-Face!

    3 years ago

    Can this be? A lost episode of the 1966 Batman television series? Oh, but it can! Oh, but it is! In the late 1960s, at the height of popularity of the Batman television series starring Adam West, there weren't too many Batman villains from the...

  • Why Joel Schumacher Didn't Ruin Batman
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    Why Joel Schumacher Didn't Ruin Batman

    8 months ago

    A defense of the director that nearly all Batman fans hate.

  • 10 Worst Superhero Movies
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    10 Worst Superhero Movies

    3 years ago

    I already listed my 10 Best Superhero Movies, so here are the 10 worst. These are movies that are universally panned by everyone. I am very forgiving when it comes to superhero movies, so I actually like some of these, even though I can totally...

  • 10 Best Superhero Movies
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    10 Best Superhero Movies

    3 years ago

    While it's true that superhero movies received quite the renaissance after Bryan Singer's X-Men in 2000, to say that X-Men "invented" the superhero movie, or even to say that X-Men "brought superhero movies back," really is a disingenuous statement....

  • The Irrefutable Truth About Circumcision
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    The Irrefutable Truth About Circumcision

    3 years ago

    There is an increasingly vocal group of nutjobs floating around who call themselves "Intactivists". Intactivists are anit-circumcision proponents who aren't just content with making the personal decision not to circumcise their own children, but...

  • What Anarchy Really Looks Like
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    What Anarchy Really Looks Like

    3 years ago

    I'm not an Anarchist. I used to think Anarchy was just a ridiculous idea and that those who advocated for it had no idea what they were truly advocating. And maybe that was true, but the truth of the matter was that I also had no idea exactly what...

  • Star Wars Episode VII Title Revealed!
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    Star Wars Episode VII Title Revealed!

    3 years ago

    Title Card to the forthcoming Star Wars sequel The internet is abuzz currently with the news that Disney has released the title of the seventh Star Wars film, which will be released in December 2015. "The Force Awakens" will be the movie everyone...

  • What the 2014 Elections Mean for Republicans
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    What the 2014 Elections Mean for Republicans

    3 years ago

    Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell and his wife 2014 seems as though it has turned out to be a big win for Republicans, maintaining control of the US House of Representatives, and gaining control of the US Senate. But Republicans need to make...

  • What Catholics Believe: Faith, Grace and the Holy Scripture
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    What Catholics Believe: Faith, Grace and the Holy Scripture

    3 years ago

    When Martin Luther broke away from the Catholic church and began what has come to be known as the Protestant Reformation, he built his theological philosophy on three legs; Sola Scriptura, the idea that Scripture alone is sufficient for teaching and...

  • The Politics of Superheroes
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    The Politics of Superheroes

    3 years ago

    In the early days of comic book superheroes, politics were very rarely, if ever, taken into account when plotting out what was that, at the time, to be childrens’ stories. In the late 1960’s, around 1968 to be exact, this started to change. The...

  • The Worst Star Trek Decisions Ever Made
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    The Worst Star Trek Decisions Ever Made

    3 years ago

    I am a huge Star Trek fan, and I often tend to see the good in things Trek most people, fans and non-fans, would consider garbage. My first article in what (I hope) will become a series in all things Trek was a defense of Star Trek V: The Final...

  • What Catholics Believe: The Veneration of Mary
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    What Catholics Believe: The Veneration of Mary

    3 years ago

    The Madonna with the baby Jesus asleep at her breast Mary, oftentimes referred to as the Virgin Mary or the Blessed Virgin or Mary, Mother of God, was the biological mother of Jesus Christ, who was God born of the flesh. Jesus was born through a...

  • Conservative Values in Star Trek (In Spite of Itself)
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    Conservative Values in Star Trek (In Spite of Itself)

    3 years ago

    Star Trek, like most science fiction, is very liberal in nature. But every so often, the truth creeps into its own liberal bias anyway.

  • What I Hope for X-Men: Apocalypse
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    What I Hope for X-Men: Apocalypse

    3 years ago

    Apocalypse, the first mutant We've known for some time now, since even before X-Men: Days of Future Past was even released, that the next film on Fox's X-Men docket was going to be X-Men: Apocalypse. Apocalypse has been one of the X-Men's most...

  • What Does God Need With A Starship?: A Look Back on Star Trek V
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    What Does God Need With A Starship?: A Look Back on Star Trek V

    3 years ago

    Star Trek V: The Final Frontier is widely considered one of, if not the absolute worst, of all Star Trek movies. But, is it really?

  • Politics In Comic Books
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    Politics In Comic Books

    3 years ago

    Probably the most offensive thing ever written in a politically motivated comic book. Politics and superhero comics go way back. Even before the US entered World War II, Timely (now Marvel) Comics depicted Captain America punching out Adolf Hitler...

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