First, it beat Star Wars: Rogue One. Now, for the second weekend since its wide-release debut in the US, Hidden Figures -- the true story of three black female mathematicians at NASA -- is number one at the US box office. It's raked in roughly $US60 million ($79 million) so far, and counting -- and it won't even hit Australia until February 16.
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Predicting the future is near impossible -- but that doesn‘t stop us all from having a red hot go. Human beings have been predicting the future since the beginning of history and the results range from the hilarious to the downright uncanny.
One thing all future predictions have in common: they‘re rooted in our current understanding of how the world works. It‘s difficult to escape that mindset. We have no idea how technology will evolve, so our ideas are connected to the technology of today.
After watching the first seven episodes of the Luke Cage Netflix series, I can confidently say that that its lead character doesn't always feel like the Power Man who's shown up in decades of Marvel comics. But, as this spoiler-free review will show, I like him anyway. This Luke Cage is still an everyman superhero that works as a conduit to a multiplicity of black experiences.