Imagine you are bitten by a radioactive spider. You don’t get the ability to web sling or to stick to walls, but instead receive the power to sense when there’s free stuff nearby. May 6 is approaching. Your Spidey Sense for complimentary deals is tingling. It is Free Comic Book Day, a day to celebrate the world of the comic book. It invites future generations of comic readers into the illustrated fold.
Free Comic Book Day introduces visitors to icons like Jack Kirby, Neil Gaiman, and Jerry Siegel. Most stores give out free comic books, as the name of the holiday implies. They also usually offer special prices and sales on their goods and items.
One thing is for sure. On May 6, everyone’s thought bubbles will read the same: "Free Comic Books!" Below is a list of a few comic book stores in and around Washington, D.C. worth searching for.
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