Secret Panel (9)
By: Jason Grote | Categories: Comics, Haw-Haw

Ninth in a series of twelve posts celebrating our favorite Silver Age comic double entendres.

Sheldon Moldoff’s cover for Detective Comics #241 (March 1957) predates the LGBT movement’s use of the rainbow flag by a good twenty years, but still. Batman’s repeated use of the word must makes this one for me.


BONUS: from a different issue.

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Jason Grote is a playwright, television writer, and librettist. His best-known play is 1001, a deconstruction of the tales of the Arabian Nights. He wrote for season one of Smash, and is currently a writer for Mad Men.