Buildings: New York City's Hook & Ladder 8 of Ghostbusters fame has been placed on a tentative list of fire companies that the city might close due to lack of funds. Noooooo! [The Mary Sue]

Movies: Filming has official kicked off for The Dark Knight Rises. Not a single Bale meltdown has been reported yet. [ICv2]

Oaths: Chris Arrant takes a close look at the history and meaning of the Green Lantern oath. [CBR]


Theme Parks: The new Green Lantern roller coaster is now open at Six Flags Great Adventure in Jackson, New Jersey. [Robot6]


More Theme Parks: Universal Studios' "The Amazing Adventures of Spider-Man" ride at the Islands of Adventure is slated to get a HD 3-D digital animation makeover by 2012. [SHH]


Video: Fans may never see a fully-realized live action Neon Genesis Evangelion movie, but this recreation of the theme song may make up for it. [Topless Robot]

Gaming: Full Metal Alchemist: Brotherhood is spinning off its own iOS/Android and Facebook app card-based game Brotherhood Battle this summer. No actual alchemy required to play. [Kotaku]

Toys: Indie toy line Callgrim sports some Star Wars themed custom configurations. Utini!!!! [Callgrim]


Puppets: Glove and Boots submits its take on superhero movies with a guest appearance by a very cool Thor puppet. [The Beat]