Anonymous: why do you like reed richards? he is a jerk.
Just because a character is a jerk doesn’t mean I can’t like him. I’m aware that he can be a smug rubbery dickhole but I can still find him entertaining.
However, this question, or variations of it, has come up before. Just for you, anon, I have dug through my own archives to find:
By the way, silver age era Reed is the worst. But he can also turn himself into a human parachute or fruit roll-up, so.