Captain America Tie-In Food: We Eat It So You Don’t Have To

Not since Star Trek waffles (I’m not kidding) has a movie had so many unconventional food tie-ins as Captain America: The First Avenger. Clearly this called for a review in the interest of science journalism. So while visiting my parents for the Fourth of July weekend, I decided an expedition into patriotic tie-in food was required and resolved to try and review it all, a project which revealed one vitally important fact – apparently Americans really, really like patriotic donuts.


2011 Harvey Award nominations announced

The 2011 Harvey Awards nominations have been announced and after a few years of…puzzling choices that seemed to reflect small voting blocs, these are pretty solid.


Happy July 4th!

Hope everyone has a safe and happy holiday.

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