Ok, how about this for an idea.  We take it in turns to post a favourite (British spelling) comic cover every day.  This went really well on the comic fan website that I used to frequent.  What we tried to do was find a theme or subject and follow that, until we all got bored with that theme.  I'd like to propose a theme of letters of the alphabet. So, for the remainder of October (only 5 days) and all of November, we post comic cover pictures associated with the letter "A".  Then in December, we post covers pertaining to the letter "B".  The association to the letter can be as tenuous as you want it to be. For example I could post a cover from "Adventure Comics" or "Amazing Spider Man".  However Spider Man covers can also be posted when we're on the letter "S".  Adventure Comic covers could also be posted when we're on the letter "L" if they depict the Legion of Super Heroes.  So, no real hard, fast rules - in fact the cleverer the interpretation of the letter, the better, as far as I'm concerned.

And it's not written in stone that we have to post a cover every day. There may be some days when no cover gets posted. There's nothing wrong with this, it just demonstrates that we all have lives to lead.

If everyone's in agreement I'd like to kick this off with one of my favourite Action Comic covers, from January 1967. Curt Swan really excelled himself here.

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The Ventura Freeway seldom moves that fast.

It's probably late at night.

“Now, by my hand, shall perish a Villain!”

"Vengeance of the Immortal Villain!" featuring Vandal Savage!

I posted that one this month.

Philip Portelli said:

"Vengeance of the Immortal Villain!" featuring Vandal Savage!

A cover featuring two fairly prominent early Marvel villains, Zemo & the villainous Black Knight, who died and actually stayed dead over 50 years later, although eventually their closest surviving kin would keep the names alive.  Then there's the Executioner, who would redeem himself and die saving Thor and many others.  I know Amora must still be around somewhere, but have no idea whether the "mysterious" Melter is still kicking or not.  Well, there had to be something mysterious about him!

Jeff of Earth-J said:

It's probably late at night.

“Now, by my hand, shall perish a Villain!”

Looks like Pancake Face had a simply smashing origin!

JD DeLuzio said:

The Golden Voyage of Sinbad was the first film I saw (at the theatre) with no parental / older sibling supervision, just friends. I was nine, I think.

Meanwhile, in another corner of comicdom:

Two covers featuring Darth Vader

The Vansiher

"The Victims!"

JLA/JSA: Virtue & Vice 

The original Melter was one of Scourge's victims, murdered in Avengers #263 (Ja'86). There were two later Melters, though.

Fred W. Hill said:

A cover featuring two fairly prominent early Marvel villains, Zemo & the villainous Black Knight, who died and actually stayed dead over 50 years later, although eventually their closest surviving kin would keep the names alive.  Then there's the Executioner, who would redeem himself and die saving Thor and many others.  I know Amora must still be around somewhere, but have no idea whether the "mysterious" Melter is still kicking or not.  Well, there had to be something mysterious about him!

Jeff of Earth-J said:

It's probably late at night.

“Now, by my hand, shall perish a Villain!”

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