Campaign aims to turn Kansas town into real Smallville
This should give Metropolis, Ill., a run for its money.
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Turns out Smallville may be real after all. Superman’s fictional home on our planet has some suspicious similarities to the town of Hutchinson, Kan. There’s now an active Facebook campaign to rename Hutchinson as Smallville.
The campaign has culled facts from various Superman sources, including graphic novels, comic books, and the “Smallville” TV series, to find ways Hutchinson statistically matches up.
Here are some of the overlaps. Smallville is on the Arkansas River. So is Hutchinson….
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