Applebee’s and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad WeekWell, it's Wednesday evening, so chances are, by this point, you have a pretty good idea how this week is going. We hope it's going well for you! If it's not, though, take a moment to consider this -- no matter how bad a week you're having, Applebee's is having a worse one. Between a PR meltdown that will be held up in communications classes as an example of how not to interact with your customers until the stars wink out in the sky and an assault on one of their franchises by no less than a figure of villainy than The Joker himself, the restaurant would probably like to just call in sick, pull up the covers, and go back to bed. And as loathe as we are to celebrate someone else's misery... actually, I guess we're not, especially when it's this funny!Read on...
DC Comics Reveals New Joker Design on Batgirl Cover
The world of comics is something of an oddity. Due to the publishing patterns of the various ongoing series, comics are often finished way ahead of their release. For example, the new design for Batman's archenemy, Joker, wasn't intended to be viewed in full until Batman #13 releases on October 10th. Unfortunately, DC Comics has released a new batch of covers which just so happens to include a complete image of the clown on a Batgirl cover a bit prematurely. Beyond this point, there be spoilers.Read on...
The Joker Goes Too FarPoisoning talk show audiences [spoilers at link] and blowing up hospitals is bad enough, but discouraging promising students? That's just evil. (Reddit via BuzzFeed)Read on...