I'd like to add the origin story, especially on reboots. In theory, I suppose they can be done well, but in practice what happens is that we end up spending most of the movie setting up for the movie we really wanted to see in the first place. » 10/20/14 10:32am Yesterday 10:32am

I'm a little more inclined to think a company like Lockheed wouldn't make a claim like this without at least something to back it up. On the other hand, having seen the internet's track record on announcing breakthroughs, I think I'm going to reserve judgement until they have something to show us. » 10/15/14 3:29pm 10/15/14 3:29pm

Don't worry, there were plenty of airships that crashed and burned before the Hindenburg. In fact the history of lighter than air transport can be summed up as "There were a couple that didn't end in tragedy". The Hindenburg was more a case of being the last straw. » 10/14/14 9:22am 10/14/14 9:22am

Probably one of the many public services that have been allowed to decay in Gotham. Along with the abandoned zoos and amusement parks, the abandoned remains of a once vast public library system are just waiting to serve as a hideout for some book obsessed supervillain. » 10/09/14 6:56am 10/09/14 6:56am

Not just cartoons. If used to be if you wanted your sci-f1 TV fix, the options usually came down to trying to catch "Zontarr, Thing from Venus" at 3 in the morning, or an episode of Star Trek that you'd already had burned into your brain through repetition. If there's a golden age of TV, it's right here, and right now. » 10/06/14 3:31pm 10/06/14 3:31pm