Donald R. McClarey

Batman and Theodore Roosevelt

The things you find on the internet!  Hmmm, has anyone ever seen Batman and Theodore Roosevelt in the same room?       Of course this comparison works because Roosevelt was an absolutely fearless man, and because at points in

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The Eternal Issue: Batman vs. Spider-Man

    Ah, TAC tackles only the big burning issues of our day!  Travis D. Smith over at The Weekly Standard raises a philosophical question that has always intrigued me:  who is the greater hero, Batman or Spider-Man? Reservations  about technology are

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The Dark Knight Rises: A Film for the Age of Obama

I saw the film The Dark Knight Rises with my family last week.  I thought it went on too long, some of the various plot threads were confusing and the film required too much suspension of disbelief, above and beyond

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