This Is Why Teens Generally Don’t Get to Choose Their Names

Captain Fantastic Faster Than Superman Spiderman Batman Wolverine Hulk And The Flash Combined George Garrett
In 2008 19-year-old George Garratt legally changed his name to “Captain Fantastic Faster Than Superman Spiderman Batman Wolverine Hulk And The Flash Combined.” He said he wanted to “be unique.”

Not to be outdone, these guys went a step further a couple of years later. 

They still didn’t match the complexity of this fellow, whose given name at birth may have lacked comic book references but surpassed everyone else as measured by mouthfuls. 

Comic Books — Not Just for Kids Anymore

Got a few extra dollars laying around? Here’s what it will cost you to get these classic comic books:

 Amazing Fantasy #15 — First appearance of Spider-Man – $1,100,000

Flash Comics #1 — $289,000

Action Comics #1 — First appearance of Superman — $1,500,000

Detective Comics #27 — First appearance of Batman — $1,380,000