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The origin of Samaritan is revealed as a date is arranged between him and his fellow hero Winged Victory.

A date is arranged between Samaritan and Winged Victory.

Samaritan's origin is revealed.

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Superman and Wonder Woman on a Date? 0

It's a question that's been asked a million times. Why don't Superman and Wonder Woman just get together? It seems like they'd be a natural match.  'Dinner at Eight' is one of the best Astro City stories yet. In it, the members of Honor Guard (Astro City's version of the Justice League) set up Samaritan (a Superman archetype) with Winged Victory (a Wonder Woman archetype). And, in addition to showing why a Superman/Wonder Woman relationship could probably never work out, it also gives a glimpse ...

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So in all honesty, this is my least favorite of the mini series. Not to say this isn't good. Nope, far from it. the writing, and the art is just as high quality as any of the other issues. It is only when compared to the other issues does it suffer. I think it is because, this is the only story so far that focuses on the superheroes, and not the city's reaction to the superheroes.Still, we get a what if on the Wonder Woman Superman dating thing. Along with that, we get a lot of good dialogue, an...

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