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Comic Book Easter Eggs – Simpsons in Spider-Man and the World’s Finest Duo in Avengers Forever

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Every week, I will be sharing with you three comic book “easter eggs.” An easter egg is a joke/visual gag/in-joke that a comic book creator (typically the artist) has hidden in the pages of the comic for readers to find (just like an easter egg). They range from the not-so-obscure to the really obscure. So come check ’em all out and enjoy! Also, click here for an archive of all the easter eggs featured so far! If you want to suggest an easter egg for a future column, e-mail me at bcronin@comicbookresources.com (do not post your suggestion in the comments section!).

In Spider-Man: Sweet Charity by Ron Zimmerman, Darick Robertson and Rodney Ramos, the Scorpion is on the hunt for Spider-Man and J. Jonah Jameson in Central Park when he runs across a familiar looking family…



Reader Pez-La pointed out this subtle cameo of Batman and Superman in a panel in Avengers Forever #11, by Kurt Busiek, Carlos Pacheco and Jesus Merino…


Finally, longtime reader yo go re pointed out this amusing bit from G.I. Joe: A Real American Hero #96, where Larry Hama, M.D. Bright and Randy Emberlin draw the Three Stooges as three ill-fated Cobra Vipers…



Thanks for the great suggestions, folks! Again, e-mail me at bcronin@comicbookresources.com if you have any other nifty suggestions!