As it is Independence Day, and the blogosphere goes all American, I thought I would counter that by going all British and posting images to the American answer to Captain America – ladies and gents, I give you CAPTAIN BRITAIN!
The original version, which looked very silly. Not quite sure why the suit is mostly red, but this was a while ago, and it was designed by someone not British.
I first came into contact with Captain Britain when drawn by Alan Davis – frankly, nobody else should be allowed to draw him. Look:
It was in Excalibur that both Brian Braddock and Alan Davis came into their own, with the funniest covers:
Happy Independence Day.