Thor’s evil brother, Loki, took over the Marvel Studios presentation at Comic-Con on Saturday.
Thirty years ago I was high on superheroes and wanted nothing more than a life filled with caped crusaders and men of steel. I’d just seen Superman III at the cinema and I thought to myself: “Why can’t they make more films like this No, why can’t all films be like this” I was a fool, and not just because I was eight or that Superman III is a super dud (Superman AND Richard Pryor in the same What could possibly go wrong).
While in Afghanistan army sergeant Nick B. came across a dog; covered in mud and its ears and tail hacked off. He didn’t just walk away, he knew he had to try to save this misfortunate mutt. He approached the owner who was willing to trade the dog for a pack of cigarettes and made […]
“Wanted: Employment as mercenary on full-time or job contract basis.
GENERAL Fazlollah Zahedi, who succeeds Mossadegh, is an ambitious nationalist and a tough soldier. He is no reformer, like Egypt's Naguib or Syria's Shishekly
There are so many things that make the killing of Osama bin Laden absolutely delicious: the hypocrisy of his being nabbed in a million-dollar, suburban compound even as he sent others to their deaths; the fear he must have felt as his bedroom door burst open and he found himself staring down the barrel of an American weapon held by an American soldier; the ignominious end his remains met dumped overboard into the Arabian Sea like so much unwanted rubbish.
Osama bin Laden’s death is making waves around the world.
What does it tell us that female soldiers deployed overseas stop drinking water after 7 p.m.
The pregnancy-center clinic, with its new ultrasound machine, has been open only since December, but already the staff can count the women who came in considering an abortion and changed their minds: five women converted, six lives saved, they declare, since one was carrying twins. “They connected,” nurse Joyce Wilson says, recalling the reaction of the women who saw the filmy image of their fetus onscreen
12 Die as Gunmen Storm Baghdad Gold Shops At least 12 people died when gunmen invaded a row of gold shops in the Mansour District of western Baghdad on Sunday and ended up in a gunfight with security forces, police and military officials said. The gunmen used hand grenades and small arms to kill three […]