Life Under a Microscope

By G.P. Avants   Being a parent isn’t easy. Add a blended family into the mix, getting a bad wrap on a good deed, and getting on everyone’s bad list. Then you might be able to relate to Scott Lang aka the Antman. As Ant-Man and the Wasp opens Scott is under house arrest due…

Who’s the Brains in this Outfit? 

    By G. P. Avants   Bruce Banner takes a breather. He is one of the four original Avengers that has survived Thanos’ balancing of the universe. He and the cowering Hulk are alone together inside the Hulkbuster having a little heart-to-heart chat.   Banner: Okay, big guy. Hulk: What? Banner: It’s time we…

When Death Fights for Life! 

By G.P. Avants   The Infinity Wars. There isn’t a breathe wasted. We are thrown right into the action. Isn’t that what the Avengers and the galaxy tried to prepare for?  If you haven’t seen the film yet, then please don’t keep reading. I was the last one of our God Among Geeks bloggers to see…

A Hero of a Guy

  By G.P. Avants I am writing this piece three days before I see Infinity Wars. Yes, I waited an excruciating week, avoiding social media, my fellow neek’s spoilers, and even Marvel fans in my classroom. I am waiting to see it with my wife and daughter on Sunday. But I have had time to…

Make Your Own Wakanda

  By G.P. Avants   About a week ago after doing the flag salute in my classroom I heard a few students talking. They asked me if I had every read the second stanza in our national anthem. It was then they said it was very racist and that is why they refused to do…

Walk the Fence Between the Worlds

  By G. P. Avants   The King is dead. The prince rises to take his place. The world is in turmoil, unrest, and divided. Yet, the secret world of Wakanda is united, at peace, and even with different tribes, they pledge their loyalty to a new Black Panther. They hold in their hands an…

MARVEL vs. D.C.

    By: John D. Pepe This is the golden age of comic book movies. We are seeing unique, diverse, and once irrelevant superheroes cast in movies that are exploding onto the big screen. Two of the largest comic book companies out there: Marvel and D.C. (former obscure, nerd only universes) have become mainstream at…

Black Panther-“Blind Loyalty”

By: John D. Pepe Nakia: “You are the greatest warrior Wakanda has. Help me overthrown him (speaking of Killmonger) before he becomes too strong.” Okoye: “Overthrow? I’m not some spy who can come and go as they please. I am loyal to the throne, no matter who sits upon it.” Nakia: “I loved him (speaking…