Jim Lee penciled the story that got me hooked on comics. Oh I'd read comics a few times before to be sure -- I had a G.I. Joe subscription one year, and I remember my grandparents buying me a few when I'd stay with them during the summer, but I was never hooked until the day I picked up that copy of Classic X-Men with the Jim Lee filler in the back.
I'd bought it in the airport on the way home from Huntsville, Alabama, on the eve of my junior year of high school. I don't know exactly why I did it -- maybe it was the cover, maybe it was fate, maybe it was that $2 in my pocket that was about to spontaneously combust.
Is free speech really free if the government can stop you from speaking about a candidate for office ... or prevent a non-profit organization's brochures from crossing the border? Read the full story.
A review of the open-source Web browser Mozilla.
France could have acted against Hitler when he moved his troops into the Rhineland, in violation of treaty. They didn't, and paid the cost in WWII. Will the U.S. do the same with Iraq? Read the full story.
Al Gore's recent speech damning Bush and a possible war with Iraq contradicted his own stand on Saddam Hussein, drew scorn from the left and right, and earned him a Flat Earther award. Read the full story.