February 15, 2009

The Modern Superhero

When we were discussing the ideal modern superhero the other day, one particular character occurred to me as a possible manifestation of that: Benton Fraser from Due South.

Here is a brief summary of the show, taken from wikipedia: “Due South is an award-winning Canadian television police comedy-drama created by Paul Haggis and produced by Alliance Communications (now part of Alliance Atlantis), first aired in 1994. It followed the adventures of fictional Royal Canadian Mounted Police officer Constable Benton Fraser and his half-wolf companion, Diefenbaker, living and working in Chicago.?

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January 29, 2009

Life on Mars

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