Flash Gordon Gets the Star Treatment in USA TODAY

By Jeremy Meltingtallow

In “He’s No Flash in the Pan,” Brian Truitt of USA TODAY has written an in-depth piece on Flash Gordon and, why at 80, he is as heroic and relevant as ever.

“From ray guns and air ships to war rockets headed to other planets … Flash’s influence extends to George Lucas’ mega-popular galaxy, far, far away and even today’s array of box-office superheroes.”

The article, which you can read in its entirety here, details Flash Gordon’s long-lasting legacy in entertainment and the influence he has had on the many superheroes that we admire and celebrate today.