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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Here's someone who's not best pleased to find himself with mini-doppelgängers.

Is a Shmoo a sort of Tribble?

I thought multiple Jokers was scary enough - but what about multiple Barts?

Back then there were only two Hyperions! Today there must be a dozen, at least!

Two from Star Trek

Let the Spock cloning begin!

I love this cover because it completely sums up everything that was so goofy about the silver-age.  Even the word 'goofy',

The English-speaking world knows them as Thompson and Thomson:

An image of you and of me and we're laughing, we're loving it all

Multiple Jugheads!

Multiple Jimmys



"I don't like sand. It's course and rough and irritating--and it gets everywhere!"

Three from the Spiderverse

Tarzan meets the Tarzan Twins:

When Gold Key lost the rights to Tarzan and Korak, as many of you doubtless know, they attempted their own in-house versions, who I recall being rather lacklustre by comparison:



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