Things We Saw Today: The Mobilization of Tumblr
by Susana Polo | 4:58 pm, November 17th, 2011
Tumblr’s official .tumblr shares some info on just how many of their users they mobilized with their attempt to raise awareness of the Protect IP Act/SOPA. Turns out it was super powerful, but we won’t know if it’s been super effective for a while now. All the more reason to keep it super powerful. (Staff.tumblr.com)
- Birds of Prey fans will be excited to know that Batgirl will be returning to the all-women superhero team next month. (DC Women Kicking Ass)
Hello, my name is Logan and I’ll be your server tonight. (/Film)
- Marvel has announced the cancellation of its current Ghost Rider title (yes, the current Ghost Rider is female), and with its departure Marvel will have no ongoing solo titles about a female superhero, only featuring its female superheroes in team books. (Comic Book Resources) For this, we give them a Lisa of Disapproval:
Here’s two new banner images for The Avengers. We’re not super happy about Black Widow being the only character to show her butt to the camera, so we’re just going to pretend that Loki’s showing his butt too, but the cape is in the way. Does anyone else think that Tony and Thor are suffering from a severe case of photoshopped headitus? See them bigger at Comics At The Movies.
- Speaking of Black Widow, David Hayter spoke up recently about the shelved Black Widow movie adaptation. (Blastr)
Catch the thrilling conclusion of this tale of high suspense at Saturday Morning Breakfast Cereal.
- Cracked’s list of 5 Old-Timey Prejudices That Still Show Up In Every Movie is as funny as it is depressing.