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Things We Saw Today: Rosa Parks Sits In The U.S. Capitol Like A Boss

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President Obama helped unveil a new tribute to Rosa Parks this week at the Capitol building. She’s the first African-American woman with a statue in the U.S. Capitol’s Statuary Hall. Keep on sittin’ on, lady. (via Yahoo, image by Jason Reed) 

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LEGO Batman: The Movie — DC Super Heroes Unite gets a release date of May 21. In other news, I have never felt this bad for Superman in my life. (via The Hollywood Reporter)

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Jill Pantozzi is a pop-culture journalist and host who writes about all things nerdy and beyond! She’s Editor in Chief of the geek girl culture site The Mary Sue (Abrams Media Network), and hosts her own blog “Has Boobs, Reads Comics” ( She co-hosts the Crazy Sexy Geeks podcast along with superhero historian Alan Kistler, contributed to a book of essays titled “Chicks Read Comics,” (Mad Norwegian Press) and had her first comic book story in the IDW anthology, “Womanthology.” In 2012, she was featured on National Geographic’s "Comic Store Heroes," a documentary on the lives of comic book fans and the following year she was one of many Batman fans profiled in the documentary, "Legends of the Knight."