Happy 75th birthday, Bugs Bunny

Bugs Bunny

Today marks the 75th anniversary of the official first Bugs Bunny short, “A Wild Hare.” While there were a few prototype shorts made earlier, “A Wild Hare” is the first one that could truly be called a Bugs Bunny cartoon for good reason. Time Warner has decided to not make a fuss over Bugs’ anniversary, possibly reflecting the … Read more

Happy 75th anniversary, Superman

Superman

Today marks the 75th anniversary of the date “Action Comics” #1 (cover-dated June 1938) went on sale on newsstands. “Action” #1 is, of course, the first appearance of the Man of Steel himself, Superman. As such, there’s been plenty of online buzz about Superman today. “Action” #1 also marks Lois Lane’s first appearance, and thus … Read more

The iPad turns three today

iPad (2010 version)

Today marks the three-year anniversary of the iPad’s initial debut on electronics store shelves everywhere. Since its 2010 debut, the iPad, like the iPhone before it, became a massive success as the first tablet the general public actually wanted. Over the last three years, the iPad’s spurred a rise in digital reading material that’s in … Read more