Today is the 89th birthday of one of the greatest comic book character creators to have ever lived. He may or may not have created your favorite comic book character, but he’s created a shit-ton of them that have become household names and cultural icons: The Hulk, Spider-Man, X-Men, Fantastic Four and Captain Marvel just to name a few.
It looks like, thanks to Canada, a vaccine for HIV might be much closer to reaching your local doctor’s office much sooner than you might think. Canadian researchers working on a vaccine to prevent HIV announced Tuesday they have received approval from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to begin clinical trials on humans in January.
With the credentials of MTV’s biggest show ever behind them, the creators of Jersey Shore are now casting for a geek reality show called “Fandom Rising” that will do for geek culture what Jersey Shore did for orange tanned Italian-Americans.