Animated GIF of the Day: To compliment the Jokers cheat sheet from earlier, Dan made this handy guide to the batty cowl-wearers of past and present.

Key as follows:

Batmen (1943-2012)

1. Lewis Wilson (Batman, 1943)

2. Robert Lowery (Batman & Robin, 1949)

3. Adam West (Batman, 1966-1968)

4. Michael Keaton (Batman, Batman Returns, 1989 – 1992)

5. Kevin Conroy (Batman: The Animated Series, Batman: Mask Of The Phantasm, Justice League, Batman Beyond & Batman video game series 1992 – Current)

6. Val Kilmer (Batman Forever, 1995)

7. George Clooney (Batman & Robin, 1998)

8. Bruce Thomas (Batman Onstar Commercials, Birds Of Prey, 2000-2002)

9. Christian Bale (Batman Begins, The Dark Knight, The Dark Knight Rises, 2005 – 2012)

[toliveanddieinlondon / biotv.]

Ooh, George Clooney…star of the worst Batman movie ever.

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I'm from Huntsville, Alabama. I've got as many college credits as a doctorate candidate, and the GPA of some of them, too. I have a boss by the name of Amy Pond. She's a dachshund. My parents both grew up in Alabama.