As the site’s fearless leader, Damian, put it in the first of these posts: ”Etymology is the study of the history of words, their origins, and how their form and meaning have changed over time. One unintentionally funny place to see how words (and in some cases stereotypes) have changed are in old comic books. These are a few of the more obviously humorous panels from the past.”
Who needs Fifty Shades of Grey when you have Classic Superman?
Looks like the robots got to Lois first!
(Click below for more inappropriate panels from Comics Past)
He was only asking for a pinch, Batman. By the way, Bats, that’s not what you said last night…
And I wonder what Dr. Wertham was so upset about…
Men in loin cloths inviting you to show them your “wrestling tricks.” Nothing unseemly going on here.
Batman ALWAYS knows where to find Uranus!
Hulk, there’s a time and place for everything. Public is NEVER the place for that.
Ring a ding ding!
Eeeew. And OUCH. No thank you!