Archive for the ‘Barry Allen’ Category

Comic Book Sexual Innuendo – Part 37

2016/02/23

One of these things is not like the others.

Maybe Fredric Wertham was on to something after all...

Maybe Fredric Wertham was on to something after all…

Today’s slip of the tongue comes to you from the pages of Justice League of America #44 (May 1966) by Gardner F. Fox, Mike Sekowsky, and Frank Giacoia.

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Costume Hijinks – Part 3

2012/07/20

When it comes to superheroes, both genders are equally capable of making bad costuming decisions.

So THAT’S what those are for!

This fashion failure courtesy of JLA: Year One #2 (February 1998) by Brian Augustyn, Barry Kitson, and Mark Waid.

Politically Incorrect Theater – Part 4

2011/11/11

I’m not sure which of the following is the most facepalm-worthy: the horrible Japanese stereotype’s inability to differentiate between the consonants “l” and “r”, the captions and editor’s comments mocking the horrible Japanese stereotype’s inability to differentiate between the consonants “l” and “r”, or Barry Allen‘s joke about underage marriage/pedophilia.

I don't even know where to begin describing how utterly wrong this is.

This landmark in Silver Age offensiveness has been brought to you by The Flash #180 (June 1968) by Frank Robbins, Ross Andru, and Mike Esposito.


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