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The Racist Legacy Of Captain Marvel

The Racist Legacy Of Captain Marvel

Captain Marvel, a.k.a. Captain Thunder, a.k.a. Shazam, is one of the most popular and long lasting superheroes to come out of the, quick, everyone get rich off of Superman gold rush of the 1940s. However, the character’s enduring legacy has a secret no one wants to discuss, racism. I’m Dave Baker. Today, on “Total Nerd,” …

Beast Boy History & Profile – Geek Bytes

Beast Boy History & Profile – Geek Bytes

Beast Boy is often a crowd favorite among the comedic characters of the Teen Titans. His shapeshifting abilities and generally laid-back attitude make him a nice break from the norm of DC super heroes. But how much do you know about him? Beast Boy’s real name is Garfield Mark Logan, named after his father Mark …

YOU vs THE JOKER – WHO WOULD WIN?

YOU vs THE JOKER – WHO WOULD WIN?

You can’t quite get yourself to sleep one night and decide to go for a jog. The city is quiet, and it’s kind of nice to be out here when nobody is around- it feels like you have the whole city to yourself. As you jog past the rear of your local bank though, you …

Top 10 Superheroes Who Turned Into Kids

Top 10 Superheroes Who Turned Into Kids

Whats goin on Nerd Squad! Its your boy Johnny Rogers back in the flesh. If you happen to be new here we post daily nerdy content all for your entertainment so to never miss another video tap that subscribe button. Plus make sure you stay all the way until the end because you wont believe …

Is This the Best Joker Death?

Is This the Best Joker Death?

Hello. I’m the Nostalgia Critic. I remember, it so you don’t have to. In the world of comic books, characters die a lot. So many characters have died and often come back, that I wonder if there’s a phrase among comic writers, that says “Die early and die often”. And one of the greatest villans …

How Superman’s Creators Died Penniless

How Superman’s Creators Died Penniless

Superman is one of the few intrinsically American icons, which is ironic, because he was created by a Canadian. From being adapted into films, TV, and video games, to having thousands upon thousands of published comic book appearances, Superman’s impact on pop culture can’t be overstated. I’m Dave Baker. Today on total nerd, we’re going …

A PIADA MORTAL: HISTÓRIA COMPLETA

A PIADA MORTAL: HISTÓRIA COMPLETA

When it comes to the origin of the joker I back up a little, right, back up like a lot, cause one of the coolest things the joker has is the mystery around his origin, no wonder the Heath Ledger joker was so epic, but that rule was broken for the second time in theaters …

What If Superman Was A Serial Killer?

What If Superman Was A Serial Killer?

You open up the newspaper one day and are shocked to read the headline: Superman kills 30! Quickly scanning the article, you’re shocked to discover that no, this wasn’t some accident that took place during the course of some super powered fight against a villain, but rather that this was a deliberate act of mass …