Thursday Feb 27
Is one Robert Downey worth two Jennifer Lawrences?
Economist Greg Mankiw recently published a column in the New York Times , holding up the actor Robert Downey Jr. as an example of why many deserve outsize pay.
Celebrity Dirty Laundry
Angelina Jolie Beats Jennifer Aniston In Hollywood Top Earnings...
Hollywood is still sexist. Despite the fact that the Hunger Games: Catching Fire was the highest grossing movie of the year, with Frozen in a close third place, Hollywood still seems determined to put men in a higher echelon of earning power than women.
The Huffington Post
Marveling: With Resistance Quite Evidently Futile, What Might Marvel's Cinematic Universe Mean?
For Marvel and its ballyhooed cinematic universe, that's clear enough after seeing the brand new trailer for arguably the riskiest of its comic book extravaganzas, the rather zany Guardians of the Galaxy , opening August 1. When you've got a trigger-happy talking raccoon and a walking tree joining forces with a slinky green female soldier/assassin, ... (more)
The New Zealand Herald
Clarke Gregg: Secret agent
It's one thing to assume comic book heroes will come back from the dead - in fact, it's practically expected.