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Canada, Culture And Commerce: Vaughn Palmer, Robert Horton, Todd Bishop

Steve Scher
05/02/2012 at 10:00 a.m.

Vancouver Sun political correspondent Vaughn Palmer brings us the latest news from Canada. Film critic Robert Horton takes a look at new films like "The Avengers" that are bringing superheroes to the big screen. Why are superheroes so popular with Hollywood right now? Then, Geekwire's Todd Bishop brings us a look at the latest tech news. Microsoft is investing in Barnes & Noble. Is it the beginning of a Microsoft vs. Amazon battle?


Vaughn Palmer is a political correspondent for the Vancouver Sun.

Robert Horton is a film critic and longtime contributor to KUOW. You can find his reviews in the Everett Herald and at his blog, The Crop Duster. Robert also hosts Magic Lantern, a monthly series of discussions on cinema at the Frye Art Museum.

Todd Bishop is co–founder and national editor of GeekWire, an independent technology news site based in Seattle. A former daily newspaper reporter, he focuses on Microsoft, Google, Apple, mobile phones, video games, computers, software, online services, geek culture and other tech–related topics.

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