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Spider-Man Now Has a JDate Profile

UpdatePosted 04/25/2014 12:45PM

Spider-Man Now Has a JDate Profile

Originally posted 04/24/2014 04:15PM

As dates go, this guy's a real swinger.

In an interview with Time Out London, Andrew Garfield reveals that, besides having the heightened senses and powers of a spider, his character in The Amazing Spider-Man 2 is Jewish.

"Peter Parker is not a simple dude," Garfield explains. "He ums and ahs about his future because he's neurotic. It's a defining feature."

Garfield, whose father is Jewish, added that he was including himself in his assessment: "I have that in me, for sure."

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How Spider-Man Saved One Cleveland Bride's Wedding

Cleveland Man Pays for Daughter's Wedding By Selling Spider-Man Comic

Originally posted 09/02/2013 05:20PM

Spider-Man has saved the day for a Cleveland bride.

Richard Schaen, whose daughter Jane is getting married in two weeks, was worried about the cost of the wedding until he remembered a pile of old comic books he'd stored in a strongbox.

Inside the dusty box the 69-year-old found a copy of Amazing Spider-Man No. 1, which he'd bought for 12 cents when it came out in March 1963.

He listed the comic for sale online and was delighted when it sold for $7,900 – if it had been in pristine condition, it could have sold for up to four times that amount.

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