Say hello to the badgermin, the strangest instrument ever to accompany a piano. Why did someone decide to convert a badger's body into a playable theremin? Badgermin don't care.
Yes, badgers. They're not the cuddliest animals around, granted, but they're definitely one of the most comical. And for $1, you can blackmail friends into all sorts of chores, once you augment reality them up into furry alternatives.
Which sounds more ridiculous? Wolverine being a mutated wolverine, or the result of a bizarre experiment to create a character who would convince Canadian kids that Marvel Comics cared about them? The first almost happened, and the second...? Well, that's how Wolverine really came about.
The holiday season is the perfect time to celebrate families torn asunder due to demonic intervention. This week sees the release of the long-dreaded Amazing Spider-Man #545, the comic which writer J.M. Straczynski almost took his name off. The demon Mephisto has offered to save the life of Peter Parker's Aunt May —…