Get Ready for a Female Thor and a Black Captain America

female thor black captain americaEvery year at Comic-Con we see bundles of gender and race-flipped superheroes, and now, to delight of cosplayers everywhere, female Thor and black Captain America are a reality in the Marvel universe.

Steve Rogers is passing his shield to Sam Wilson a.k.a Falcon (played by Anthony Mackie in The Winter Soldier) and Thor’s hammer is being picked up by a woman.

Introduced in 1969, Falcon was the second mainstream black superhero ever after Black Panther in 1966, and the first to hail from the U.S. As for Thor, we’ll have to wait until October to find out about the mysterious woman who takes the place of the original and what he did to no longer be worthy of the title.  Continue reading “Get Ready for a Female Thor and a Black Captain America”

Omar Borkan Al Gala is Too Sexy For His Falcon (And All of Saudi Arabia)

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The identity of one of the three men who were reportedly kicked out of a cultural festival in Saudi Arabia for being too handsome (and therefore a distraction to all women in the area) has been revealed.

His name is Omar Borkan Al Gala, a Dubai native who is a model/actress photographer, poet and actor.
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Apparently a jealous member of the Prevention of Vices committee spotted him looking all suave and distant like Oded Fehr when he was Fraser-watching in The Mummy or jetsetting in Deuce Bigalow: Male Gigolo, and decided that he must be deported for being hotter than 80% of men in the country. Continue reading “Omar Borkan Al Gala is Too Sexy For His Falcon (And All of Saudi Arabia)”