Stolen in 2006 from a park in Monterey, California, the statue of the comic-strip character was discovered last month at a scrapyard in Orlando, Florida.
A group of Russian translators is urging that local translations of comic books abandon transliterations of English sound effects like "Bam!" and "Pow!" in favor of indigenous alternatives.
The Clown Prince of Crime is back with a vengeance, as 1989's "Batman: The Killing Joke" claims the top spot on BookScan's list of graphic novels sold in bookstores in July.