Reeling it in: Tiny superhero a huge surprise

"Ant-Man" Marvel Studios 1 hour, 57 minutes The early reviews for this week's latest Marvel Comics outing, "Ant-Man," were decidedly...giant comic book nerd to enjoy it. This is Marvel's most inclusive movie since the original...

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High tech, low standards

So much has happened so quickly that it's high time to reflect on the technological marvels that change our lives at blinding speed. Of course, the blur of progress leaves little time to actually reflect, but let's...

The Bookworm Sez: Curiosity will bring you back to this book

...book's profaneness can sometimes descend into juvenility. That goes double in the repetition that often occurs as Smith seems to marvel at his unusual surroundings. Funny, but giggly: it's a fine line, but less of the latter would have suited me better...

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What is the cost of beauty?

...Grand Canyon? Would you pay $5 to see Niagra Falls in person?In our backyard is Mendenhall Glacier, one of the world's marvels. If it doesn't appear marvelous, it's only because we see it so often. The cliche says "familiarity breeds contempt...

In faith and in life, there's much to marvel at

...Alaska's summer brings much to marvel about. The size of the...the list goes on. These marvels continue into August and...through his name."As we marvel at God's creation and...let's make sure Jesus marvels at our faith and not unbelief...

Reeling it in: 'Age of Ultron' delivers on hype

"The Avengers: Age of Ultron" Marvel Studios 2 hours, 21 minutes Looking at what Marvel Studios has accomplished, you might get the...would be to actually loan the character back to Marvel Studios and let Spidey enter the current Marvel...

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Op-ed: The majesty of the black church

...exhortation that frequently sounded like a sermon."While we mourn with Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church, we also should marvel at what it represents and at the power of its example. May it stand always as a testament to the American story in all its...

'Iron Man 3' leads off Marvel's Phase 2

"Iron Man 3"Marvel Studios2 hours, 10 minutesWith the arrival...not only the summer popcorn season, but Marvel Studios' highly anticipated "Phase 2...it this way: for the last few years, Marvel has been building up to something big...

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Treatment and technology are on your side

...as you'll see in "Dr. Mütter's Marvels" by Cristin O'Keefe Aptowicz, some...love a good drama? "Dr. Mütter's Marvels" gives you plenty of that, plus intrigue...likes a good bio, "Dr. Mütter's Marvels" is a delight, no matter how you slice...

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Voices of the Nation: How do we respond to threats, attacks?

...we should be focused on the bigger issues of peace, hunger and poverty, and how to address them with all the technological marvels at our disposal. Yet Western civilization instead is engaged in a culture clash with a culture that's stuck in the 7th century...



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