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…

June 30th – On this day in 2004, DC Comics publishes JLA issue #100. The Comixology description reads: “The JLA is torn apart when Vera Black makes her debut as leader of the Elite, with intentions to clear her family name and show the JLA ‘how things should be done!’ The shockwaves from this issue change the face of the JLA and divide its ranks!”

More tomorrow…