Author(s): Dave Croatto
It's a bird! It's a plane! It's the WORST DAY EVER! It's the 100% UNauthorized children's book parody as only Mad Magazine can do it in SUPERMAN AND THE TERRIBLE, HORRIBLE, NO GOOD, VERY BAD DAY!It's a day so terrible that only The Man of Steel could possibly hope to survive it! On this miserable, terrible, no fun, very bad day, Superman will face rampaging super villains, angry editors, boring chores, a cranky Justice League,a and, worst of all, bad pizza. Superman's home planet, Krypton,a exploded--so he's no stranger to bad days--but even so, this is one for the record books!In this all-new story from The Usual Gang of Idiots at MAD Magazine and the same crew that brought you GOODNIGHT BATCAVE, the best-selling children's book ALEXANDER AND THE TERRIBLE, HORRIBLE, NO GOOD, VERY BAD DAY is parodied with the heroes and villains from the world of DC Comics' Superman!
Dave Croatto began contributing to MAD as a college intern, was hired as an editor soon after graduating and has been with the magazine ever since. Croatto has written everything from ad parodies to TV satires to self-congratulatory bios such as this. Some of his book parody work includes GOODNIGHT, BATCAVE and SUPERMAN AND THE TERRIBLE, HORRIBLE, NO GOOD, VERY BAD DAY.