The Living Brain
Flash Thompson, Liz Allan, Mr Warren, Mr Petty,
The referee in the boxing match is presumably the aforementioned Coach Smith.
Mr Petty refers to the machine as an "electronic brain"; the term "computer" isn’t quite current.
This is the first issue in which neither Aunt May nor J. Jonah Jameson appear as characters.
Parker’s specialization: The representative from ICM is surprised how much Peter Parker knows about electronic brains.
Spins a web, any size: Spider-Man spins a huge spider-web that blocks a whole doorway.
Some of the world’s silliest jokes involve telling the listener something in the first line, leading them in a completely different direction, and then delivering a punchline which takes them back to where they started. (*). This story is structured exactly like one of those jokes.
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