The death of Stan Lee, age 95, has been felt by many, but the loss has been particularly profound for the many fans-turned-artists who were inspired by Lee’s legendary career.
In the wake of Lee’s passing, as notes of honor and remembrance have flooded social media, stunning portraits of the renowned comic-book writer have stood out. Many of the tributes are accompanied by short anecdotes noting the impact Lee has had on the lives of so many, particularly in the worlds of illustration and animation.
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One post from late-night host Jimmy Kimmel, a rendering of Lee he created when he was just seven years old, perfectly captures the awe so many have felt because of Lee throughout their lives. Read more…More about Entertainment, Marvel, Jimmy Kimmel, Marvel Comics, and Entertainment

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Author: mashable.com/science
Date/time: 13th November 2018, 09:01


Most umbrella purchases you’ve made haven’t been particularly well thought out. Most days, you find yourself sopping wet and scrambling into the nearest bodega or drugstore for a new one after misjudging the day’s forecast. 
You can go on blaming your local weatherperson, or you can just invest in a legit umbrella. Here are two solid options:

Blunt Metro Umbrella

Featuring an innovative Radial Tensioning System that makes it easy to open with just one hand (see above), the Blunt Metro is a collapsible umbrella that fits easily into your backpack, briefcase, or purse. It is crafted with rip-resistant polyester — meaning it’s durable enough to hold up to wind speeds as strong as 55 miles per hour — and also comes GPS-ready with Tile integration support. (Say what now?) Most groundbreaking, though, is its canopy’s design: Since all of its edges are blunt, you don’t have to worry about accidentally taking out someone’s eye when you use it in a crowded space. Read more…More about Umbrella, Mashable Shopping, Shopping Stackcommerce, Tech, and Consumer Tech

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Author: mashable.com/science
Date/time: 12th November 2018, 21:01