Daredevil and Jessica Jones: Complex, Dynamic Antagonists, and Why They Matter (Part II)

(If you haven’t read Part I of this two-part post, it’d probably be a good idea to read that one first.  And this time, major spoilers for Jessica Jones,  so if you read through my previous spoiler alert, prepare to be majorly spoiled.) (I’m not kidding.  I’m spoiling end of the final episode here.  Go watch it.) Superhero comics […]

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Daredevil and Jessica Jones: Complex, Dynamic Antagonists, and Why They Matter (Part I)

(Minor spoilers for Marvel’s Daredevil and Jessica Jones.  If you haven’t, go watch them.  They’re worth it.) Daredevil’s Wilson Fisk and Jessica Jones’s Kilgrave: beyond their roles as antagonists in Netflix series based on Marvel comics, they have very little in common.  One is a businessman attempting to take over Hell’s Kitchen through, essentially, gentrification (that must have been a fun pitch to […]

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Sunset Over Ithaca

I usually believe in letting things explain themselves, and I don’t expect anyone to read this at least until I’ve made several posts, but, just in case you’ve wandered here from somewhere else in the far reaches of the Internet, here’s a brief introduction. Welcome to Sunset Over Ithaca, named because 1) I’m terrible with […]

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