Don Bauder 7:49 p.m., May 22
Picture Story: The Avengers Display at Reading Grossmont Center
There's an Avengers banner ad above the exits at Edwards Mira Mesa. It's something to see, if only because it's really, really big. But I was much more touched by this homemade display at the ticket booth in Reading Grossmont. Hulk's ripped shorts, Hawkeye's arrows, Black Widow's venom darts, Thor's hammer, Captain America's shield, and Iron Man schematics from Stark Industries. Something tells me that none of this was sent out by the studio. Positively heartwarming, like the dioramas in Community.
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