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Everyone knows Spiderman as the invention of comic-book pioneer Stan Lee and his illustrator partner, Steve Ditko. But apparently, as per a discovery reported in the New York Post, the original costume worn by Spiderman might have actually first been the creation of Ben Cooper Inc., a long-defunct Brooklyn costume seller.  The Post reports that John Cimino, a comic-book and toy dealer, purchased a 1960's era Spiderman costume, among various other collectible garments, for a total...
Superheroes, and the people who've devised their supernatural abilities over the years, have often been super-white. Think of all the biggest superhero names: Superman, Batman, Spider-Man... all white, right? Actually, not so fast: It turns out that Marvel is reimagining Spiderman, and this time, he will be a biracial kid from Brooklyn.  Meet Miles Morales: The son of an African-American father and Puerto Rican mother, the character has already been the lead in a lesser known comic book rendition of...
Look, we all want to be like Spider-Man sometimes. Dude can swing from buildings, which means that he doesn't ever have to worry about the L train not running. He has a sweet costume. But a reminder that death-defying stunts are called those because if they fail, they often end in real tragedy. Like this 15-year-old East Flatbush teenager who died while trying to jump from roof to roof during a game of tag....

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