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A Valentine’s Day guide to comic book couples that never should have broken up

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From Spider-Man and Mary Jane, to Superman and Lois Lane some comic book couples are perfect together; they just make too much sense not to be together. They are a combination that when apart leaves a little hole in the hearts of the characters' fans. Unfortunately, story needs and editorial edicts get in the way and separate these loving couples.

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With Valentine’s Day approaching what are the chances of these ex-lovebirds reconciling in order to avoid being alone on February 14. The Hollywood Comic Books Examiner looks at the ten break ups that make no sense and examines the odds that they will ever get back together. Some may never happen again and some there is always a possibility of that spark being rekindled.

This list is focused on the characters of the Marvel Comics and DC Comics universes with the criteria that these characters are currently not together in the current comics published by either publisher.


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