Achtung, Spider-man! (I am not making this up.)

What in the world?

Bono and The Edge… writing a Spider-man musical… for Julie Taymor.



Why didn’t I see that coming?

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Jeffrey Overstreet departed the Patheos network in order to escape click-bait advertisements that were offending him and his readers. He will re-launch Looking Closer at soon. He is the author of The Auralia Thread, a four-volume fantasy series that begins with Auralia's Colors, and a memoir of "dangerous moviegoing" called Through a Screen Darkly. He teaches creative writing and film studies; speaks internationally about art and faith; served as Writer-in-Residence at Covenant College; and is employed by Seattle Pacific University as a project manager, copyeditor, and writer.

  • Jeffrey Overstreet


    Bono +Taymor +Spider-Man

    into Google News search.

    There are a lot of news sources reporting this TODAY.

    So, I’m not saying you’re wrong. Maybe it is an old April Fool’s story… I actually hope that it is.

    But if it is, they waited two weeks, and now a bunch of sources are reporting the story.

  • Sheila West

    Yes. You ARE making it up.

    April Fools 16 days late.