It’s All Been Leading to This

Ten years ago, after watching the last credits roll on Iron Man, I saw SHIELD director Nick Fury (Samuel L. Jackson) emerge from the shadows of Tony Stark’s (Robert Downey Jr.) mansion to mention the Avengers Initiative. Six years ago, I walked out of a screening of The Avengers and thought, “Well, that was okay, butContinue reading “It’s All Been Leading to This”

No-Sew Fleece Blanket: Avengers Edition

The Mysterious Mr. C and I already have more blankets than we know what to do with, but with the exception of a few collegiate Snuggies, most of them are of the monochromatic variety. So, when I heard that ABC was going to air a special commemorating Captain America’s 75th Anniversary (on this evening atContinue reading “No-Sew Fleece Blanket: Avengers Edition”

The Cost of Superheroes

Warning: There are some spoilers in this, so proceed at your own risk! It has been exactly one week since the Mysterious Mr. C and I saw The Avengers: Age of Ultron, and while I wouldn’t classify it as one of my favorite Marvel films (that’s still Captain America: The Winter Soldier), I haven’t beenContinue reading “The Cost of Superheroes”

The Avengers: Age of Ultron

Warning: There are some spoilers in this, so proceed at your own risk! Like millions of other people who went to see The Avengers: Age of Ultron this weekend, I was pumped for the Marvel sequel! Thanks to the Mysterious Mr. C’s efforts, I had seen all of the other films in the Marvel CinematicContinue reading “The Avengers: Age of Ultron”

Age of Ultron Nail Art

At long last, The Avengers: Age of Ultron premiere day is finally here!!! The Mysterious Mr. C and I have been talking about this movie for quite awhile now, and we will be seeing it tonight with some of our friends – also Marvel fans – as they celebrate their fourth wedding anniversary! I haveContinue reading “Age of Ultron Nail Art”