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It's been a week for comic book revelations. A few days ago Jean Grey of the X-Men outed Iceman as gay, and today news leaked that Lois Lane exposed Superman's secret identity to the world. The reveal comes from a special DC Comics Free Comic Book Day issue called Divergence, which was supposed to hit Saturday, May 2. But because this is 2015, scanners got their hands on the issue early and posted an excerpt of its most interesting tidbit:

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At first glance, would seem as though Lois Lane willingly and maliciously outed Clark Kent, all in the pursuit for a hot scoop. If that doesn't sound like the Lois that you know, well, she's been a little different ever since DC did their line-wide comics reboot with the New 52. In this continuity, Superman/Clark Kent and Lois Lane have never been a couple. 

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A lot of fans were upset by the colder Lois Lane of the reboot. No longer the plucky girl reporter with a heart of gold, this move would seem to indicate she's more interested in pageviews than Pulitzer Prizes.

As we saw with Iceman, comic book characters change pretty frequently; there's not much we can do other than roll with it. But this case is slightly different -- whereas Bobby is the same person at his core after his own revelation, Lois' storyline looks to antagonize a beloved character that once had integrity to go along with copious amounts of moxy. 

As with most things, this turn of events didn't sit well with Twitter. Ardent fans like @CloisLover were predictably miffed, but also made sure to note that we don't know the exact details of the storyline quite yet.

The tell-all issue won't come out until June 24, so the internet will have to wait until then (or the inevitable leak) to decide how angry they should be. 

Whatever the context ends up being, it's probably a safe bet that the days of the 1960s are behind us.

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If you want to check out the reveal for yourself, head to your local comic shop and support them with your business during Free Comic Book Day on Saturday, May 2.