As we mentioned in Morning Docket, the New York Times profiled the most dork-tastic new blog: Law and the Multiverse: Superheroes, supervillains, and the law. The blog brings a legal focus to various superhero universes from comics and movies.
I have a few thoughts, in no particular order:
- Wasn’t this the plot to the generally unwatchable Hancock? Doesn’t Will Smith goes into an alcoholic funk after he gets sued?
- Wasn’t this also the set up of The Incredibles? They outlaw superheroes because of all the property damage they’re causing?
- How long before the History Channel turns this blog into a television series? I say it’s out no later than the release date of the next Spiderman movie.
- Speaking of Spiderman, did you hear that one of the actors in the Spiderman musical on Broadway fell out of the sky last night? It’s kind of horrifying, but you know: tonight thank God it’s them, instead of you.
Anyway, let’s take a look at these law dorks who have given up trying to ever impress a woman…