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Mental Health: Tony Stark and Me

SPOILERS for Captain America: Civil War I’ve spent all month trying to figure out how to write something for Mental Health Awareness Month, and what to focus on specifically. Too often, those with mental illness are seen as antagonists, as villains in comic books (or the entirety of Gotham City). Nearly every bad guy or… Continue reading Mental Health: Tony Stark and Me

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The Monster in Your Mind: Purple Man and Netflix’s Jessica Jones

*Possible Spoilers for Netflix’s Jessica Jones, and brainwashing/mind control and rape trigger warnings* When I first read about Netflix’s Jessica Jones TV show, I was interested, but not exceptionally so as I had not read many comics with the title character. The only Marvel characters I keep up with are Captain Marvel, Ms. Marvel, Squirrel… Continue reading The Monster in Your Mind: Purple Man and Netflix’s Jessica Jones