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The annual Hugo Awards were presented — some of them, anyway — on Saturday at Sasquan, the 73rd World Science Fiction Convention in Spokane, Wash.

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Classic Comic Cover Corner (Dog Days Edition) – Superboy #56

July 26, 2015 – 7:45 am
Superboy #56 – April, 1957

We celebrated Hot Dog Day and we’re tail-deep into the Dog Days of Summer, so it’s time we got ‘Sirius’ and showcased a cover that celebrates man’s best friend.

Tarzan to meet Sheena in upcoming Dynamite crossover

July 23, 2015 – 7:45 am
Sheena, Queen of the Jungle

Classic pulp characters, Tarzan, Lord of the Jungle and Sheena, Queen of the Jungle, will meet for the very first time in an upcoming crossover comic-book event.

Classic Comic Cover Corner (Memorial Day Edition) – Superman #12

May 24, 2015 – 5:24 am
Superman #12 – September, 1941

This was one of the first WWII comics to show solidarity with our troops and the message was clear: If Superman is onboard with our military, shouldn’t you be?

Classic Comic Cover Corner – Batman #219

March 29, 2015 – 7:45 am
Batman #219 – February, 1970

Ben Affleck, from the upcoming Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, made an appearance before Congress last week, but has comics’ Batman ever gone to Washington?

Classic Comic Cover Corner – Aquaman #57

February 22, 2015 – 7:45 am
Aquaman #57 – September, 1977

The Internet was ignited when Zack Snyder tweeted a picture of Momoa as Aquaman.
Does he look badass? Absolutely! Does he look like Aquaman? Absolutely, not!

Classic Comic Cover Corner – Adventure Comics #391

January 25, 2015 – 7:45 am
Adventure Comics #391 – March, 1970

It’s announced that Glee actress Melissa Benoist will be Supergirl in the CBS TV series. I don’t know about Glee or Ms. Benoist, but I do love classic Supergirl.

Classic Comic Cover Corner – World’s Finest #9

October 19, 2014 – 7:45 am
World's Finest #9 – March, 1943

World’s Finest #9 (1943) has Superman, Batman and Robin peppering the World War II Axis leaders (Adolf Hitler, Benito Mussolini and Hideki Tojo) with baseballs.

Classic Comic Cover Corner – Superboy #115

September 21, 2014 – 7:45 am
Superboy #115 - September, 1964

The National Atomic Testing Museum in Las Vegas has a display of pop culture artifacts that were influenced by the atomic bomb, including a copy of Superboy #115.

Classic Comic Cover Corner – Wonder Woman #13

August 24, 2014 – 7:45 am
Wonder Woman #13 – June, 1945

The new WW, Gal Gadot, took the “Ice Bucket challenge” earlier this week and it made us wonder if Wonder Woman herself had ever endured such a chilly adventure.

Classic Comic Cover Corner – Superman #312

August 17, 2014 – 7:45 am
Superman #312 – June, 1977

An event took place this past week that somehow moved all of the world’s problems to the back burner and brought this particular comic book cover into focus.

Classic Comic Cover Corner (Independence Day Edition) – Adventure Comics #296

July 6, 2014 – 7:45 am
Adventure Comics #296 – May, 1962

In Adventure Comics #296, Superboy travels through space and time to a parallel universe where the history of America’s Revolution has gone awry.

Man of Steel sequel – it’s Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice

May 21, 2014 – 10:47 am
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The title for Zack Snyder’s sequel to Man of Steel has been revealed.

Classic Comic Cover Corner – Detective Comics #105

May 18, 2014 – 7:45 am
Detective Comics #105 – November, 1945

Every Sunday morning we showcase a classic comic cover, complete with compelling commentary, for your cordial contemplation. It’s the Classic Comic Cover Corner!
Detective Comics #105 – November, 1945
Cover Art by Jack Burnley
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Classic Comic Cover Corner (Mother’s Day Edition) – Superboy #66

May 11, 2014 – 7:45 am
Superboy #66 - July, 1958

Remember when you were a kid and you were experimenting with your X-ray vision, and somehow the science went awry and your Mom ended up with the power instead.