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October 24: Happy Birthday Raul Esparza and Drake

Raúl Esparza is turning 47 today.  He graduated from NYU in 1992 and made his screen debut in a guest role on Spin City in 1997.  680 more words

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Be Thou My Vision

Today is Tuesday, October 24, 2017. Day 21,775.

Seven days until C’s knee replacement surgery.

Bob Kane, who was born on this date in 1916 (died 1998), said, “It took them a while to catch on that Batman would be the greatest.” 914 more words


Justice League. Official Heroes Trailer. Ben Affleck. Gal Gadot. Ray Fisher. Ezra Miller. Jason Momoa. Henry Cavill.

Fueled by his restored faith in humanity and inspired by Superman’s selfless act, Bruce Wayne enlists the help of his newfound ally, Diana Prince, to face an even greater enemy. 56 more words

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Batman Day: A Celebration of an Enduring Icon - Origins

A young cartoonist Bob Kane sat in his Bronx home, thinking desperately about how to create a new character that would appeal to a mass market.   380 more words


Batman (1943, Lambert Hillyer)

For the majority of Batman’s fifteen chapters, the serial has a set formula when it comes to the action. Batman (Lewis Wilson) and Robin (Douglas Croft) get into fist fights with the same five or six thugs. 1,133 more words


Batman (1943, Lambert Hillyer), Chapter 15: The Doom of the Rising Sun

Titling the final chapter, The Doom of the Rising Sun, might give away whether or not J. Carrol Naish succeeds with his awful plan–which… 347 more words

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