Marvel Comics Solicits for November 2014

Marvel Solicitations Legend: (W) = Writer (A) = Artist (A/C) = Art and Cover AVENGERS & X-MEN: AXIS #4 (OF 9) RICK REMENDER (W) • LEINIL FRANCIS YU (A) Cover by JIM CHEUNG INVERSION VARIANT BY CLAY MANN YOUNG GUNS VARIANT BY DAVID MARQUEZ ACT II: INVERSION • The fate of the Red Skull decided.…

Dads Are Screwing Over Women at Work

By Vickie Elmer from Quartz On top of the “motherhood penalty,” employers also may dole out a “fatherhood bonus.” + New research shows working dads receive an advantage over working moms when they request flexible hours to care for their kids. Christin L. Munsch, a Furman University sociology professor, coined the term in her new…

Just Kill All of the Comment Sections Already

by Nicholas Jackson from Pacific Standard Gawker Media is scrambling to figure out a solution to stop violent pornography and rape images from being added to its Kinja commenting platform after the staff of Jezebel publicly called attention to a problem they’ve been dealing with for months. “If this were happening at another website ……

Broccoli Eaters Get More Out of Life

BY TOM JACOBS from Pacific Standard What’s your idea of a fulfilling life? Definitions vary, but most of us would likely point to one marked by a sense of purpose and engagement, as well as curiosity and creativity. Brussels sprouts and bananas probably wouldn’t enter into our mental picture. But perhaps they should. In an…