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    Wakanda Forever! Marvel Hits Another Home Run

    “Black Panther” hit the movie theaters over a week ago and has sent shock waves through the world of cinema and pop culture. Black Panther, otherwise known as King T’Challa, has been a staple of Marvel Comics ever since his first appearance in the Fantastic Four series in 1966. T’Challa has gone from side character to star of a cult favorite comic series, to one of the most powerful individuals in the Marvel Universe. Yet, despite his increased status within the world of the comics and animated series, Black Panther has had significant trouble getting to the big screen. That is, until the character popped up in a key role…