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Ten Good Guys

All heroes have some sort of pro-social agenda, but some are better than others! Welcome to Ten Things: Ten Good Guys!

Review Jimmy Olsen #8 Review 7.7
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Superman’s Pal Jimmy Olsen #8 Review

Jimmy Olsen and his sister Janie are on the run from the police and perhaps a murderer. What thrills await them in the boring town of Calvin City? Find out in Jimmy Olsen #8 from DC Comics!

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Top Five Sidekicks

Top Five Sidekicks Top Five is a show where the hosts categorize, rank, compare, and stratify…

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Top Ten Tiresome Tropes

A trope is a recognizable theme used in storytelling. The kidnapped princess, the final battle, the training montage, these are all tropes we have seen again and again. Usually recognition of a familiar trope is a good thing, it lets the audience know how they should feel about things and sets them up either for a satisfying conclusion or an excited twist. But what happens when a trope goes stale? When you can’t watch two hours of TV without seeing the same situation over and over, like the wriiers just emptied their cliche bladders all over the place? Some themes have suffered this fate, through excessive use now they accomplish the opposite of what the writers want, to take the viewer out of the experience. What follows is a list of tropes that I find tiresome, troubling and most of all trite.

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