Getting our Silver Age goodness on with Batman #148.
See if this sounds familiar:
You spoke too soon, Robin. Turns out they came back 40 years later:
Yup. M. Knight Shyamalan tapped into Silver Age Batman and used the "aliens find our water toxic" for the big plot reveal in the 2002 movie, Signs. Once again, Comics Did It First! (tm!)
Ever wonder what an ice cream factory in Gotham looks like? Wonder no more!:
Of course there will be a gigantic, fully-functioning soda fountain. Why wouldn't there be?
Hey! It's time for Fun with Out of Context Dialogue / Artwork! (tm!)
Robin's courting technique needs a little subtlety.
And, lest I need to remind you:
Batman Has a Robot! (tm!)
See you tomorrow!