Captain America Dead

I gotta say, I really don’t like it when people do things like this. I am not a hamster, I realize that Cap has been around for a LONG time and had to be getting on in years, but honestly I don’t see why Marvel had to go and kill off one of their founding characters.

Marvel Comics Buries Captain America

NEW YORK (AP) – It’s a funeral fit for a superhero.

In the drizzling rain at Arlington National Cemetery, thousands of grieving patriots solemnly watch as the pall bearers – Iron Man, the Black Panther, Ben Grimm and Ms. Marvel – carry a casket draped with an American flag.

Yeah, I know. They want “realism” in the stories. Ok, Be realistic. However they should think long and hard before considering a step like this… and then they ought to have put it away and told themselves “That’s a really stupid idea, it’s just gonna make readers angry.”