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The 369th Infantry Regiment — the legendary Harlem Hellfighters — was the first African-American unit to fight in WWI, and of the most decorated American units overall in that conflict.

"The French called them the ‘Men of Bronze’ out of respect, and the Germans called them the ‘Harlem Hellfighters’ out of fear," explains Max Brooks, author of a new graphic novel about the unit.

Our buddies over at Code Switch have a great feature on the Hellfighters (who still exist today) and the new book — check it out here.

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Happy Pride Sunday: The Annual Look at LGBTQ Characters in DC Comics

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Today in several cities it is Pride Sunday, the culmination of National LGBT month. For all of you who walk with pride or have pride in others you walk with, have a great day. To note this day, each year I take a look at the “state-of-the-state” of LGBTQ characters in DC Comics. You can read…

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Review: Henry V (Shakespeare In Delaware Park)

For Buffalo readers, The first play in this year’s Shakespeare in Delaware Park program!

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My sister has been advocating for this to happen for at least three years …..

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THEY CAN HEAR MY LAUGHTER ON THE MOON

Solid Dick vs. Joker Boners epic crossover

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veronica-rich:

My sister has been advocating for this to happen for at least three years …..

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THEY CAN HEAR MY LAUGHTER ON THE MOON

Solid Dick vs. Joker Boners epic crossover

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FFVI: SUPLEX by Matt Cummings

"To this day, the fact that Sabin can suplex an entire train is the best thing in all of video games"

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a classic

Confirmed.

Yes.

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Drabble: Buried Alive

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The Way of The Buffalo: Balticon 48: Podcasting 101 (Panel)

Another panel from Balticon 48!  This is an introduction to starting your own podcast!

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