I just love that one of George R. Martin’s—only one “R” back then, before his professional writing career necessitated a name tweak to make him stand out—favorite superhero comic moments was the Thing falling down a manhole:


A moment worthy of living on as one of the greatest Fantastic Four comics ever printed, according to Martin! If you’re interested in seeing more of the documentary, Superheroes Decoded, it airs this Sunday, April 30, on the History Channel.