Monthly Archives : December 2017

Forbes released its annual highest-paid actors list for 2017 and there are quite a few newcomers on the list. Overall, the list proves that if you star in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, you’re set for a while.

20. Mark Ruffalo

Earnings: $13 million

Ruffalo got a nice payday from his role in the MCU. He’ll be appearing next in “Thor: Ragnarok” as Marvel’s jolly green giant.

19. Chris Pratt

Earnings: $17 million

Pratt is also a staple in the MCU, with his starring role in the “Guardians of the Galaxy” franchise. He made 35 percent less than last year, but still manages to make the top 20.


Just because something starts out with a bang doesn’t mean it can’t go out with one too. At least if you look at the power of women in the year 2017 as an example. From the Women’s March in Washington to the unstoppable #MeToo movement, women and girls of all stripes, in all facets of politics and culture, have made big waves for everyone, no matter where you stand on the various issues. Here’s a quick look at the most pivotal moments.