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SHIRI – A Robot Butt

Tom WrayWCB Editor This isn’t from some science fiction movie. This is an actual robat that’s been developed. I actually felt vaguely dirty about watching this and anyone who knows me will tell you that’s saying something. It’s kinda cool, but there’s just something wrong with this. Anyone want to take bets on when the…

Stan Lee Among 250+ Talented Creators Set For 2012 Wizard World Philadelphia Comic Con

Wizard World Whether it’s “The Avengers,” “Superman,” “Spider-Man,” zombies, vampires or just about any character ever, more than 250 talented creators at Artist Alley at 2012 Wizard World Philadelphia Comic Con have probably drawn them. Fans can meet superstars like Stan Lee, Mike Deodato Jr., George Pérez, Greg Capullo, Harvey Tolibao, Phil Foglio, Carlo Pagulayan,…

Album Review – Bush, “Sea of Memories”

Megan Purazrang WCB Music Writer Bush Sea of Memories Released – September 13, 2011 Producer – Bob Rock Label – Zuma Rock Records Take a moment and go back to the well-known music of the ‘90s. This was the time when Nigel Pulsford, Robin Goodridge, Dave Parsons, and Gavin Rossdale all London born rockers, joined…

Raw Story – Dan Savage to debate-seeking NOM spokesman: ‘You’re on, motherf**ker’ | The Raw Story

From Raw Story Writer and activist Dan Savage has said that he accepts National Organization for Marriage (NOM) spokesman Brian Brown’s challenge to a debate, according to the blog Towleroad. Brown laid down the challenge on Tuesday, incensed about a month-old video of Savage challenging a group of teen Christians’ notions on the Bible. Brown…