Some changes coming up from Marvel Comics: the Thor character will now be a woman and Captain America will be an African American man. I like the new changes, but also, I do think that the comic book world is trying to drum up sales. :) Shelby

Here are more articles--->

http://blogs.indiewire.com/shadowandact/first-thor-becomes-a-woman-now-marvel-announces-a-new-captain-american-as-a-black-man-20140717

http://www.craveonline.com/comics/articles/724939-marvel-announces-new-female-thor-ongoing-series

Oh, and Archie was shot to save his gay friend. 

http://abcnews.go.com/Entertainment/wireStory/archie-shot-saving-gay-friend-comic-book-24547396