The cover teases a death, and we get Stupid Axe Guy? (J.G. Jones agrees.)
New Year's Eve is December 33rd.
Week 29's cover promised "39 Days till the Rain". I assumed this was to be a rain of depowered Luthorheroes falling from the skies.
39 days would put us in Week 35.
*What is this? Each week, I write exactly 52 words on that week's 52. The word count is according to the Word Count Firefox Extension. A picture is not worth a thousand words. For many more words (and excellent ones at that), check out Douglas Wolk's 52 Pickup.