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…

August 7th – On this day in 2004, the Justice League Unlimited episode, ‘For the Man Who Has Everything’ airs in the US. The episode is an adaptation of the classic Alan Moore/Dave Gibbons story of the same name, from Superman Annual #11. During the course of the episode, Superman is held captive by a wish-fulfilling parasite known as the Black Mercy.

More tomorrow…