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Parting Shot: Spider-Hyphen-Man Explains the Proper Punctuation of the Webslinger’s Name

As most fans of Spider-Man know, the friendly neighborhood superhero’s name is properly spelled with a hyphen in between the “Man” and the “Spider” that modifies him. Outside the comics community, there seems to be some confusion about this point, so Cathy Leamy has helpfully illustrated a comic to help people remember the proper punctuation — and the terrible consequences of omitting it. Read more to check out the full comic!

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