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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JD DeLuzio said:

It's really remarkable, isn't it?

[Snip: Removed six covers parodying Adventure #247]

Wow!  That's brilliant.  Congratulations on a fantastic collection of covers.

Sadly, I don't have any more parodies for Adventure #247. I never realised that there were so many!

However here's a parody of Action #252, when Supergirl was first introduced to the world.

And here's a parody of every romance comic ever published...

Another tribute to Action #1

Bat-homage to Action  #1 

JD DeLuzio said:

[Snip: Removed three covers parodying Action #1]

Damn, but you're good at this!

Here is Superman #1 from 1939, a year after he debuted in Action:

And here's George Perez's homage to the original, from July 1989.

I'm always amazed at what's out there!

Even more Action #1 inspired covers!

It's March 3. Can we slow down on burning off all of the covers so early?

Sorry about that but then again, the whole month can't be Action Comics #1 pastiches! 

Richard Willis said:

It's March 3. Can we slow down on burning off all of the covers so early?

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