Arab-muslim To Join 'green Lantern' Comic Series

DETROIT (AP) -- When DC Comics decided to blow up its fabled universe and create a brave, diverse future, Geoff Johns drew from the past for a new character: his own background as an Arab-American....

Sections:  entertainment   
Topics:  arab   comics   dc comics   ethnicity   green lantern   muslim   superhero   
RELATED ARTICLES
  • Bomb suspect influenced by mysterious radical
    In the years before the Boston Marathon bombings, Tamerlan Tsarnaev fell under the influence of a new friend, a Muslim convert who steered the religiously apathetic young man toward a strict strain of Islam, family members said. More
  • New 'Man of Steel' Trailer Has Super Gravitas
    He's a brilliant visual stylist, but the knock on Zack Snyder as a director is that he too often neglects real storytelling in favor of pretty pictures. The latest Man of Steel trailer, however, suggests he may have made a quantum leap as a filmmaker. More
  • Turkish Pianist Sentenced for Twitter Postings
    A court here handed down a suspended 10-month jail term on Monday for Fazil Say, an internationally acclaimed Turkish pianist and composer convicted of insulting Islam and offending Muslims in postings on Twitter. More
  • First Details on Batman: Arkham Origins, Out Oct. 25
    The next chapter in Rocksteady's Batman series is coming. Batman: Arkham Origins is the subject of next month's Game Informer Cover, and it's on its way to the PS3, Xbox360 and Wii U on October 25th, along with a companion title on the PS Vita and 3Ds. More
  • Tony Stark Goads the Mandarin in New 'Iron Man 3' Clip
    Up 'til now, Marvel's been focusing on the grimmer aspects of Iron Man 3 -- including the epic whooping that Ol' Shell-Head's going to take from the Mandarin (Ben Kingsley). But as the latest clip Marvel's doled out makes clear, Tony Stark (Robert Downey, Jr.) can give as good as he gets. More
BING NEWS:
  • Arab-Muslim to join 'Green Lantern' comic series
    DC Comics reintroduce known character as Arab-American superhero in effort to to bring Islamic heroes and principles to the comic world When DC Comics ... officer and writer of the relaunched "Green ...
    09/13/2012 - 6:40 pm | View Link
  • Arab-Muslim to Join 'Green Lantern' Comic
    DETROIT - When DC Comics decided to blow up its fabled universe and create a brave, diverse future, Geoff Johns drew from the past for a new character: his own background as an Arab-American. The ...
    09/6/2012 - 11:14 am | View Link
  • Arab-Muslim superhero to join ‘Green Lantern’ comic series
    DETROIT — When DC Comics decided to blow up its fabled universe and create a brave, diverse future, Geoff Johns drew from the past for a new character: his own background as an Arab-American. The ...
    09/6/2012 - 7:00 am | View Link
  • Arab-Muslim to join 'Green Lantern' comic series
    DETROIT (AP) — When DC Comics decided to blow up its fabled universe and create a brave, diverse future, Geoff Johns drew from the past for a new character: his own background as an Arab-American. The ...
    09/4/2012 - 9:28 pm | View Link
  • Arab-Muslim to join 'Green Lantern' comic series
    DETROIT (AP) — When DC Comics decided to blow up its fabled universe and create a brave, diverse future, Geoff Johns drew from the past for a new character: his own background as an Arab-American. The ...
    09/4/2012 - 6:25 am | View Link
  • More

 

Comment On This Story

Welcome to Wopular!

Welcome to Wopular

Wopular is an online newspaper rack, giving you a summary view of the top headlines from the top news sites.

Senh Duong (Founder)
Wopular, MWB, RottenTomatoes

Subscribe to Wopular's RSS Fan Wopular on Facebook Follow Wopular on Twitter Follow Wopular on Google Plus

MoviesWithButter : Our Sister Site

More Entertainment News