Five Things #28

Unmended by Mike Loniewski is a strange, yet powerful story of family and sacrifice.

Reuben Baron explains how Craig McCracken, creator of The Powerpuff Girls, was inspired by The Beatles to come up with the idea for such a uniquely creepy and fabulous villain as HIM.

Simon Brew argues that Alita: Battle Angel in something of an anomaly in modern cinema, and one that deserves more support.

Jennifer Ouellette reports on the vital research into the effect of altitude on classic Diet Coke and Mentos fountain.

Bruce Sterling has a list of over 100 sites from which you can download literature. Pretty handy when you’re under quarantine.