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SECRET ORIGINS
MILHOUSE as ROBBY REED!
As regular readers of Dial B for Blog are aware, Robby Reed is a DC comics character who can change into different superheroes by using a special dial to "Dial H for Hero." Since Robby was one of the more obscure and short-lived DC heroes, he has never been satirized -- until recently! Matt Groening's Bongo Comic Group recently published a story starring Bart Simpson's best friend, Milhouse, in the first-ever parody of the "Dial H" series! In this story, which ran in Simpsons Super Spectacular #12, Milhouse uses his cell phone to RE-dial H for Hero, and becomes...

THE GOLDEN AGE FLASH!
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BLACK LIGHTNING!
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HAWKMAN!
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HUMAN TORCH! -- BATMAN! -- MR. FANTASTIC!

And last but not least... THE FORKUPINE!
Sadly, Super Milhouse retired after just one issue...
Simpsons Super Spectacular #12 - original, real cover made to look old!
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Here's the cover of Superboy #49 by Curt Swan...
And a Robby-recreation by Michael T. Gilbert...
,,,and here's Gilbert's cover made to look old by me, the "other" Robby!
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"ONE TO THRILL YOU" returns, with a subject chosen
by Kelly Green, the Claw Contest winner!
It's the spookiest issue of Dial B ever...
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