June 14, 2006

Spiderman "Outs himself"

In what Marvel Comics calls "arguably the most shocking event in comic book history" Spiderman drops a bombshell.

At a press conference in Times Square, he pulls off his mask, reveals himself as news photographer Peter Parker and says:

"I'm proud of who I am, and I'm here right now to prove it..."

"Any questions?" he asks in the final panel of the issue, amid a barrage of camera flashes.


Read the whole article here. The whole "living weapons of mass destruction" as the reason for many heroes been forced to reveal themselves is just crazy.