'Superheroes: The Never Ending Battle' on PBS airs Oct. 8-15

Todd McFarlane looks like the PBS logo head

'Superheroes: The Never Ending Battle' PBS comic book special will air Oct. 8-15. Tune in to see Todd McFarlane, creator of Spawn, Len Wein, creator of Wolverine, and Spider-Man writer Gerry Conway discuss how they (and us, aka the geeks) won the universe!

It's true, somehow slowly and quietly, geek culture and superhero comics in particular have taken over the world. Disney's candy-striped ass was saved by The Avengers last year. Movies in particular have been dominated by superheroes, but also TV, the internet, video games, and even softcore mommy porn.

Via NY Daily News