Video:
As a rebuttal to economist Thomas Piketty, who has a new book about income inequality and taxing the rich, Stephen Colbert grew out a Tony Stark goatee. It's almost there, anyway. [Comedy Central]

 
 
 


Cartography: 
Be sure to read this fascinating story about how Gotham City got an official map--it's been used ever since--during the "No Man's Land" storyline back in 1998. [blastr]

 
 
 


Movies:
 Concept art from X-Men: Days of Future Past reveals that Jubilee was supposed to appear in the movie, but she was cut out. [ComicBookMovie]

 
 
 


Video:
An entire superhero movie, distilled down into one take. [CollegeHumor]

 
 
 


Animation: 
This new, somewhat grainy image shows the whole team from Disney's upcoming Big Hero 6 adaptation, and new plot details have been leaked, particularly about protagonist Hiro's parents. [io9]

 
 
 


Awards:
 Graphic novelists Alison Bechdel (Are You My Mother?) and Nicole J. Georges (Calling Dr. Laura) each took home prizes at the 2014 Lambda Awards, for LGBT books. [Comics Reporter]