To celebrate the launch of It’s A Stampede!, every day for the next year I will be presenting a totally informative, yet totally useless fact under the banner heading: ‘On this day in geekdom’.

Yep, that’s 365 facts!

Here’s today’s slice of geekdom…

May 13th – On this day in 2011, hit TV show, Smallville concludes its ten-season, 217 episode run on US TV. The two-part episode, titled ‘Finale’, sees Clark Kent embrace his destiny and finally don the Superman costume (albeit very briefly).

More tomorrow…