Learn Why Superheroes Wear Underwear on the Outside of Their Pants, Finally Understand Quail Man [Video]
We all had a pretty good laugh growing up as Quail Man poked fun at superheroes wearing "underwear" outside their pants. Today I Found Out's new video will explain the very rational costume design reasons for the rather strange look by diving into comic book history, and they've got a few little-known facts about Superman for you, too.Read on...
Preschool Bans Kids From Pretending to Be Superheroes, Misses Point of Childhood Completely [Updated]
In 1954 Fredric Wertham published his book Seduction of the Innocent which said comic books were the cause of juvenile delinquency in America. They aren't, but the idea that comics are dangerous keeps popping up. This time it's showing itself in the form of a preschool that has banned "Super Hero play." What's really offensive, though, is what they've asked parents to do.Read on...
Is There a Real Life Kick-Ass Roaming Seattle?
Have you seen this masked man, Seattle? First reported in November, a man wearing an exceedingly well-made superhero costume has been stalking the streets of Seattle, looking for crime to fight. Like in Kick-Ass, except real. He calls himself Phoenix Jones, and apparently, he has actually prevented a crime.Read on...