Look! Up in the Sky! It’s a Bird! A Plane! Jesus?

Here’s to good intentions. DC Comics has announced that the comic book giant will be releasing a new parody series based on Jesus Christ through the companies DC Vertigo line. The adult graphic novel was written by Mark Russell with artwork created by Richard Pace and will arrive on store shelves on March 6, 2019.

A far cry from earlier religious comics from Spire in the 1970's, this new one will be tried out as a limited series but could becoming a regular one if it becomes popular. Second Coming is described by DC as follows:

“Witness the return of Jesus Christ, as He is sent on a most holy mission by God to learn what it takes to be the true messiah of mankind by becoming roommates with the world’s favorite savior: the all-powerful super hero Sun-Man, the Last Son of Krispex! But when Christ returns to Earth, he’s shocked to discover what has become of his gospel—and now, he aims to set the record straight.”

At this point, it’s hard to know if Russell, who has written a …

Disney Florida Theme Parks Welcome More Muppets, MIA In Disneyland

Kermit the Frog and Miss Piggy
Kermit and Miss Piggy (Inquisitr / Getty Images)
Disney Parks Blog has announced two new Muppets-themed attractions are coming to the Magic Kingdom and Disney’s Hollywood Studios theme parks, both in Orlando, Florida. The first, “The Muppets Present … Great Moments in American History,” sounds like what the furry ones do best – put on a show!

The new show, led by patriotic Sam Eagle, will begin this fall outside of The Hall of Presidents located in the Magic Kingdom’s Liberty Square. Here Kermit the Frog, Miss Piggy, Fozzie Bear, The Great Gonzo, and the town crier of Liberty Square, James Jefferson, will share tales about the midnight ride of Paul Revere, the signing of the Declaration of Independence, and more in a musical, humorous way that will be distinctly Muppet-like.

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