Why Does Joss Whedon Get The Avengers? "Because They’re F—ed Up."

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Why is Joss Whedon a good fit for The Avengers? It's not because he pens snarky, modern dialogue. No, it's because he understands how screwed up superheroes are. The following editorial elaborates on Whedon's affinity for superheroic screwballness. [WSJ]

[Art by Adam Hughes.]