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October 19, 2014 – 7:45 am |

World’s Finest #9 (1943) has Superman, Batman and Robin peppering the World War II Axis leaders (Adolf Hitler, Benito Mussolini and Hideki Tojo) with baseballs.

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‘Captain America’ runs on Dunkin

July 12, 2011 – 10:27 am |
Captain America Coolatta at Dunkin' Donuts

The fireworks may have come and gone, but a Dunkin’ Donuts store in Tempe will be celebrating America on Thursday morning — Captain America, that is.
From 6 to 9 a.m., the Dunkin’ at 1740 E. …

Nerdvana Weekly

July 10, 2011 – 12:50 am |
Nerdvana Weekly

A geekly look back.

Behold the Enterprise-F from Star Trek Online

July 9, 2011 – 12:49 am |
Enterprise F

Last fall Cryptic Studios, CBS and Intel asked fans to create the next starship Enterprise — the winning design would be enshrined in canon as the next generation of science fiction’s most recognizable spacegoing vessel. …

Ghibli’s Arrietty opens in U.S. next February

July 6, 2011 – 10:57 pm |
Ghibli’s <em>Arrietty</em> opens in U.S. next February

Topless Robot has some observations about the official UK trailer for Studio Ghibli’s latest release, The Borrower Arietty (now renamed in the West just Arrietty). Although word of a Disney-produced U.S. release apparently came down …

Curtain rises on Mesa’s Royale — with cheese

July 6, 2011 – 1:52 pm |
Hobo With a Shotgun

The Midnite Movie Mamacita’s new Mesa theater, The Royale, opens (softly) Friday in conjunction with the downtown association’s monthly Second Friday street party. Christening the screen will be the Canadian action movie Hobo With a …