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Tear Jerker / Original Sin

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  • Remember that Funny Moment when Captain America admits that he doesn't know why Uatu does what he does, and that nobody's ever stopped to ask? A few pages later, we learn just why Uatu watches everything - his father's attempts to help a less advanced race resulted in that race wiping themselves out, and lead to the Watcher's non-interference rule. Uatu watches the entire multiverse in hopes of finding a universe where his father was right - with no success.

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