Great Comics That Never Happened #6: Superman vs. The Flash vs. The Duke Boys
In our recurring original art feature, writer Chris Sims and artist Rusty Shackles carry on the noble comic book tradition of the imaginary story by bringing you the Best Comics Ever that don’t actually exist! This week, the Fastest Man Alive takes on the Man of Steel in a race–only to be interrupted by them moonshine-runnin’ Duke Boys!
The Complete Encyclopedia of Awesome Comics has this to say about this dynamite-tipped arrow of an issue:
“DC Super Stars #27 (March-April 1981): When Boss Hogg sets up a phony charity designed to funnel contributions from well-meaning citizens into his own pockets, Superman and the Flash are roped into holding a charity race across Hazzard County–without super-powers! But when Bo and Luke Duke, a couple of good ol’ boys who never mean no harm crash the race, can the two Fastest Men Alive outrun a souped-up Dodge Charger before it hits the county line? Find out in this exciting issue! Also featured: Lois Lane discovers a Hazzard County fashion statement sure to catch Clark Kent’s eye and a two-page backup story where Jimmy Olsen and Kid Flash meet Coy and Vance!“