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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Two Kirby "L" covers. Hmm... "The Losers and the Legend" sounds almost like a 1960s comic book story title.

Great idea about the  Luthor covers Philip Portelli . Here are mine - in chronological order no less.

Firstly - an early appearance from Action #47.

Next - first team-up with Brainiac...

Next - one of the innumerable imaginary stories featuring Lex - I'm guessing this is a Curt Swan cover. How many imaginary stories were there where Lex became a friend of Supes?

A different direction for my first "L" cover.

Finally, a bit more up-to-date - November 1977 to be exact - Batman #293. (This is about as up-to-date as my comic collection goes!)

LONG LIVE THE LEGION! (...but which one?)

Action Comics #465-466: Luthor has a breakthrough (or a breakdown) and believes that he always loses because it's not Superman he hates the most but Superboy! So he de-ages the Man of Steel but not to his teenage years but as a grade-schooler! 

It's okay to smack kids around if they have super-powers!

Yet Lex is still in his prison duds.

Steve W said:

Next - one of the innumerable imaginary stories featuring Lex - I'm guessing this is a Curt Swan cover. How many imaginary stories were there where Lex became a friend of Supes?

If this really happened in the story, why do we still have Lex to kick around?

Steve W said:

Great idea about the  Luthor covers Philip Portelli . Here are mine - in chronological order no less.

Firstly - an early appearance from Action #47.

This is where Luthor and the readers (including me) discovered that Brainiac is mechanical.  

Steve W said:

Next - first team-up with Brainiac...

"Trapped in the Lair of the Leader"

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