Did Jean Grey exist for any reason other than to create romantic tension? I mean, she was totally useless.
Rarely did two issues go by where Jean wasn't in this state. This one just happened to be from X-Men #23.
To be fair, Cyclops had his moments of shame as well. Here's a dandy from X-Men #24:
Yup. He just got schooled by a guy called the Locust. When a guy called the Locust is smacking you around, I think you need to have a better excuse handy than "He caught me off guard!" or the guys are going to give you purple nurples back at the School for Gifted Youngsters.
How you holding up there, Jean? From X-Men #25:
Um.... okay, we'll check in with you later. How about X-Men #27?:
See what I mean? Every other issue, the girl is keeling over! They should have replaced her with this guy:
This dude is so Joe Kickass, he can barely be contained in the ad. I don't care how hot Jean was supposed to be, if I'm fighting the Hellfire Club, I'd rather do it with this hombre!
See you Monday!