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BOOK TALK - "Sidekicks" by Dan Santat

How many of you have a pet?

I have a cat.  She’s pretty cool.  I’ve seen her jump six feet in the air before.

But what would you do if you found out your pet has superpowers? 219 more words

Comic Books


What is a sidekick? You know, it’s the comic partner of the true western hero. The one who gets second billing and less money. The buffoon, the mixed-up crazy who often times get the hero into trouble. 1,930 more words

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2015 Challenges Week Twenty-One: Jack

Graphic novel eleven: Nimona, by Noelle Stevenson

Lord Ballister Blackheart doesn’t want a sidekick but he’s got one now. The villain, and nemesis of his once-friend Sir Ambrosius Goldenloin, has been quite happily not killing good guys for years but when the shapeshifting Nimona comes along, everything changes. 172 more words


Kdrama Sidekicks Who Deserve Our Love

Batman has Robin.
Frodo has Sam.
Sherlock has Watson.
Harry has Hermione and Ron.

What’s a hero or heroine without a trusted sidekick? Someone who is brave and loyal, someone to act as foil for our protagonist and someone to provide comic relief? 945 more words

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Saturday, June 6, 2015 - The IT-Leader Executive Gap

Today’s class began with a discussion about the first three chapters from the book, “The Adventurers of an IT Leader.” The main discussion was about whether the main character of the book, Jim Baron, should take the job of CIO. 257 more words


Top o' the Lot: Comic Book Sidekicks

From time to time Outright Geekery brings you a slanted and biased opinion on some trivially specific topic of geekery. We call it Outright Geekery’s Top o’ the Lot. 588 more words