I might have implied in a previous post that Geoff Johns has made a career out of expanding on stories written by Alan Moore. Apparently this caused a bit of nerd rage. For your consideration, I submit a single page...
From: Tales of the Green Lantern Corps Annual #2
By: Alan Moore and Kevin O'Neill
I can spot almost a dozen throwaway references made in this single page that have been used in Geoff John's Green Lantern run.