Conflict Resolution: I Hope Words Work for Our Sons

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Teaching kids to solve conflicts by talking it out is great, but what happens when words don’t work? Carter Gaddis hopes for the best.

Make-a-Wish Turns San Francisco Into Gotham for Batkid

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“I wish to be Batkid.” – Miles, age 5

#33: Long Night in the Club


The being ready is important and the delivering the best you can is even more important.

#31: Bamboo is Serene


A casual observation by my daughter reveals a little bit of the world through her eyes.

Even Smart Kids Do Stupid Things: The Plastic Knife


Carter Gaddis kick starts the first in a series on the never ending ways our kids hurt themselves and how we deal with the mini-me before us

Men Have Multiple Brains


Gint Aras makes a curious discovery while eating nuts.

Homophobia in the new ‘Walking Dead’?

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According to Towleroad, the 100th issue of The Walking Dead, introduces a new villain – Nagen – whose apparent sociopathy is indicated by his deep homophobia.

Great Moments in Greatness: Joss Whedon & Nick Fury [@samuelljackson @marvel #avengers]

Two powerful leaders of men and women take a moment to confer as disaster looms.

Movies: New Avengers Clip Almost Has Nick Fury Ask About Marcellus Wallace

Samuel L. Jackson shows some of why a man with no powers matters so much in Marvel’s team up.

Comics: Mister Terrific’s Last Hurrah, On Shelves Today [@ewrote @dccomics]

The last major market Black comic book with a Black writer bows out today, and we take a look.

Movies: @IdrisElba Steps Confidently Into New Ghost Rider: Spirit of Vengeance Production Photos

The British thespian stars in the Marvel minded movie sequel, bringing the pain and bright contacts.

Great Moments in Greatness: Vampire Suplex, Coming Right Up!

On the set of Blade 2, director Guillermo del Toro takes a moment to discuss things with Wesley Snipes.

Webcomics: Force Galaxia by Andre Owens [@redskew, #thenewblack]

Tweet Komplicated is elated to welcome the intergalactic stylings of Andre Owens‘ Force Galaxia to our site as part of #thenewblack content initiative. We’ll present a new installment every Wednesday and aggregate them here for your convenience. For more information, please visit the website. Force Galaxia: SuperGreen 14, Times They Are A Changin’ (Episode 01) […]

Webcomics: Blackjack by Alex Simmons [@blackjackad, #thenewblack]

Tweet Komplicated is extraordinarily proud to present Blackjack: The Second Bite of the Cobra from legendary creator Alex Simmons as a cornerstone of #thenewblack. In the traditions of the pulps, soldier of fortune Arron Day wings his way around the world with his pistols and a sense of adventure, and we’re presenting one of his classic adventures, […]

Webcomics: Freedman by Peter Quach [@pbquach, #thenewblack]

Tweet Komplicated presents the historical fiction work Freedman, a story of revenge, slavery, race, and the people history has forgotten. The series runs for an eight week season, starting September 2, 2011. The author describes it thusly: At the end of the Civil War, four million people were freed from chains of bondage. One of […]

Webcomics: Southside Nefertiti by Mike Sales [@mtorez, #thenewblack]

Tweet Southside Nefertiti (who has her own Twitter account) showcases a single mother who takes night classes, working full time, oh … and moonlighting as a super hero. Created by Mike Sales, this story has it all. This page aggregates all of the episodes for your convenience. SEASON ONE Southside Nefertiti: Fist of the North […]