Brian Cronin

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The Line It Is Drawn Presents Comedians as Superheroes

Fri, April 8th, 2016 | Category: TV, Comic Books, Film

The Line present comedians as superheroes, including Weird Al as Deadpool, Tina Fey and Amy Poehler as Avengers, and more!

Say Yes to These Rejected Spider-Man Covers!

Thu, April 7th, 2016 | Category: Comic Books

CSBG has a gallery of rejected Spider-Man covers, including work from the likes of Steve Ditko, Gil Kane and Mark Bagley!

MOVIE LEGENDS REVEALED: Did Batman Actually Kill Anyone in "The Dark Knight Returns"?

Wed, April 6th, 2016 | Category: Comic Books, Film

Zack Snyder has cited "The Dark Knight Returns" in his depiction of Batman killing in "Batman v Superman." But does the vigilante actually kill anyone in that comic?

Television Easter Eggs: "iZombie's" Brain Recipe Puns

Wed, April 6th, 2016 | Category: TV, Comic Books

CSBG takes a look at some of the puns The CW's "iZombie" sneaks into its brain recipes every week!

CSBG's March Madness: And the Winner is...

Tue, April 5th, 2016 | Category: Comic Books

CSBG's DC/Marvel TV Superhero Tournament is over. Who did you vote as the winner between Adam West's Batman and Grant Gustin's Flash?

Who Will Win -- Adam West's Batman or Grant Gustin's Flash?

Mon, April 4th, 2016 | Category: Comic Books

It's the final round of CSBG's DC/Marvel TV Superhero Tournament. Cast your vote to decide if Adam West's Batman or Grant Gustin's Flash will win.

That Time Batman Replaced Robin with His Girlfriend & More Stories Best Forgotten

Sun, April 3rd, 2016 | Category: Comic Books

CSBG has a collection of stories likely best forgotten, like the time Batman made Robin's girlfriend Robin to make Tim Drake want to be Robin again.

Did the Marvel Method Lead to Multi-Part Stories?

Sun, April 3rd, 2016 | Category: Comic Books

Did Stan Lee's use of the Marvel Method of writing lead to stories changing from done-in-one to multiple parts during the Marvel Age of Comics?

That Time Punisher Made Dunces Out of Spider-Man, Daredevil & Wolverine

Sun, April 3rd, 2016 | Category: Comic Books

CSBG's latest spotlight on "bad" superhero fights looks at the time the Punisher made fools of Spider-Man, Daredevil and Wolverine.

"Everyone Knows Daredevil's Secret Identity... Or Not..." & More Abandoned Plots

Sat, April 2nd, 2016 | Category: Comic Books

CSBG archive of notable dropped comic book plots includes when Daredevil's secret was exposed, covered up, exposed and covered up once again!

The History of Batman and Superman's Comic Book Fights

Sat, April 2nd, 2016 | Category: Comic Books

With Batman and Superman currently facing off at the movies, CBR examines classic comic slugfests between the Dark Knight and Man of Steel.

The Illuminati's Trial Run for "Planet Hulk" and More Hindsight Hilarity

Sat, April 2nd, 2016 | Category: Comic Books

CSBG has an archive of plots that are amusing in retrospect, like when Marve's Illuminati took out Hulk decades before sending him into space.

The Top Five Justice League Origins

Fri, April 1st, 2016 | Category: Comic Books

With "Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice" setting up the movie origin of the Justice League, CSBG spotlights their top five comic book origins.

Comic Book Legends Revealed: Was Mary Jane Watson Not Meant To Be Gorgeous?

Fri, April 1st, 2016 | Category: Comic Books

Did Stan Lee's forgetfulness almost result in MJ being "hideous" instead of beautiful? And how did the "Marvel Method" lead to multi-part stories?

The Line It Is Drawn: Celebrities as M.O.D.O.K.s!

Fri, April 1st, 2016 | Category: TV, Comic Books, Film

Ever wanted to see Hulk Hogan, Donald Trump and Marilyn Monroe drawn as M.O.D.O.K.s? Of course you have!

Vote for the Final Four in CSBG'S DC/Marvel TV Superhero Tourney!

Fri, April 1st, 2016 | Category: TV, Comic Books, Film

It's down to Batman, Green Arrow, Wonder Woman and the Flash in the Final Four of CSBG'S DC/Marvel TV Superhero Tournament!

TV LEGENDS REVEALED: Which "Star Trek" Actor Invented the Klingon Language?

Wed, March 30th, 2016 | Category: TV

Boldly go with us as we discover which original crew member of the U.S.S. Enterprise invented the first Klingon language.

How Did Inflation Lead to Batman and Superman's First Team-Up?

Wed, March 30th, 2016 | Category: Comic Books

Learn the surprising way inflation led to Batman and Superman first teaming up in the pages of "World's Finest Comics."

The DC/Marvel TV Superheroes Tournament Smashes Into the Elite 8

Mon, March 28th, 2016 | Category: TV, Comic Books

We're now in the Elite Eight of CSBG's DC/Marvel TV Superhero Tournament -- vote for your favorites to make the Final Four!

"That Time Batman Tried to Starve a Guy to Death" & More Stories Best Forgotten

Sun, March 27th, 2016 | Category: Comic Books

CSBG has an archive of comic book plots probably best forgotten, like the time that Batman tried to starve one of his villains... to death!

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