Once you realize what a joke everything is, being the Comedian is the only thing that makes sense.

Watchmen (2009)
→ October 12th 1985. Tonight a Comedian died in New York.

I know why you’re here. I can still read, you know. I saw it in the paper. Eddie Blake’s funeral is today. Finally got his punchline, I guess. Poor Eddie. - Poor Eddie? After what he did to you? Oh, Laurie, you’re still young. You don’t know. Things change. What happened happened 40 years ago.

Walk through the fire.


The horror is this: In the end, it is simply a picture of empty meaningless blackness. We are alone. There is nothing else.