Even Batman hates this song!
40 Shocking Comic-Book Moments
The Comic: Green Lantern Vol. 2 #85-86
The Shocking: Don’t do drugs, kids. That was the clear message not so subtly folded into the pages of this issue, as the Green Arrow’s sidekick Speedy gets hooked on heroin.
“DC attacks youth’s greatest problem… DRUGS!” cried the cover line. The Mayor of New York congratulated DC for tackling such an important issue, but that issue crippled the comic, and it was cancelled just three issues later.
It doesn’t matter. You must understand these people aren’t real…You can’t make it realistic because it’s not. So basically Batman is 75 years old, and Robin is 74 years old. They don’t grow old because they’re different from us. They’re paper people
BleedingCool.com Presents The DC Comics New 52 Presentation
iFanboy - Episode #218 - DC Comics Reboot
Reboot! Call it what you will, but the books are being reset all across DC Comics, and in September there will be 52 new #1 issues. Is it a big deal? You bet it is. This week, we go through the all the books in the DC reboot, across the Superman, Batman, Dark, Edge, and more, picking out our favorites, the ones weapos;re a little worried about, and discussing the significance of the changes in store. One thingapos;s for sure: this is a big move. Not only are all the titles getting a fresh start, but the comics will be sold digitally on the same day they appear in comic shops. Weapos;ll talk about the impact that will have on comic shops, if any. Itapos;s a new world at DC Comics, and weapos;ll help you get prepared.
I think we all knew it