Action Comics 600

Action Comics 600 (1988)
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80 pages of golden anniversary goodness and all I care about is the cover of the Boston Reporter.
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Action Comics 600 features some odd first date encounters and typical Darkseid mayhem.
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Superman and Wonder Woman exchange a hearty handshake, agreeing not to consummate their relationship.

the two lovebirds get sucked through a portal, interrupting Darkseid’s plan to take control of Olympus.
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Darkseid uses a mirrored reality to pit Superman and Wonder Woman against each other.

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The two heroes quickly figure out Darkseid’s plan, come to their senses and join forces to stop him.
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Now for the fun part! The story is interrupted by an interlude that takes us to Boston where an argument is in progress. Are Superman and Wonder Woman really in a relationship? Whether it’s true or not, The Boston Reporter is going to cover it.
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The back of the newspaper features a fun little easter egg. “Mike Carlin revealed as Potts Clone” referring to Mike Carlin and Carl Potts and “Karen B: I had Swamp Thing’s baby!” I’m assuming Karen B is Karen Berger.
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Action Comics #600 was released almost 4 months before Swamp Thing #76 L’Adoration de la Terre, which tells the tale of Tefé Holland’s conception. I don’t recall reading anything about it but, I wouldn’t be surprised if the news headline acted as a sneak peek for the upcoming Swamp Thing issue/plot line.
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That is not a happy looking swamp baby.
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