Just Thinking About Ham Sandwiches

For Those Lost at Sea

Mark Gruenwald filled his Captain America run with references to music, movies, advertising, and other pop culture. His “MadCap” arc (#307-309) is a particularly vivid example, in which New Yorkers are reduced to spouting an incoherent bricolage of song lyrics and advertising copy. 

Captain America v1 #307-309

(Mark Gruenwald/Paul Neary)

Diamondback cares so much about Cap, that she defies the laws of perspective, then dislocates her own hip.
Captain America v1 #433
(Mark Gruenwald/Dave Hoover)

Diamondback cares so much about Cap, that she defies the laws of perspective, then dislocates her own hip.

Captain America v1 #433

(Mark Gruenwald/Dave Hoover)

What do you think has Jay so upset?
The Justice Society of America v2  #1
(Len Strazewski/Mike Parobeck)

What do you think has Jay so upset?

The Justice Society of America v2  #1

(Len Strazewski/Mike Parobeck)

Well, J’onn, I’m still a bit distraught by WHAT YOU’RE DOING WITH YOUR HEAD! WHAT THE HELL, MAN? 
JLA #85 (Joe Kelly/Doug Mahnke) 

Well, J’onn, I’m still a bit distraught by WHAT YOU’RE DOING WITH YOUR HEAD! WHAT THE HELL, MAN? 

JLA #85 (Joe Kelly/Doug Mahnke) 

For your Steve/Tony slash files. You’re welcome.
Captain America v1 #437
(Mark Gruenwald/Dave Hoover)

For your Steve/Tony slash files. You’re welcome.

Captain America v1 #437

(Mark Gruenwald/Dave Hoover)

1992: Comics try to catch up with the fact that Terminator 2 was a rather popular movie the previous summer. 

Captain America v1 #398-399 

(W: Mark Gruenwald/P: Rik Levins)

The Beyonder, looking not-at-all creepy. 

The Avengers v1 #265

(Roger Stern/John Buscema)

The Awesome Android’s awesome POV.

Captain America v1 #311 (Mark Gruenwald/Paul Neary)

The Avengers v1 #286 (Roger Stern/John Buscema)

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Happy Labor Day from Goldface and all the guys down at Keystone Local 242!
The Flash v2 #188
(Geoff Johns/Scott Kolins)

justthinkingabouthamsandwiches:

Happy Labor Day from Goldface and all the guys down at Keystone Local 242!

The Flash v2 #188

(Geoff Johns/Scott Kolins)

Happy Labor Day from Goldface and all the guys down at Keystone Local 242!
The Flash v2 #188
(Geoff Johns/Scott Kolins)

Happy Labor Day from Goldface and all the guys down at Keystone Local 242!

The Flash v2 #188

(Geoff Johns/Scott Kolins)