In the world of comic books, there is an unwritten rule that you can never have too many heroes or villains. All must have some tragic backstory that propels them to do heroic or unsavory acts.
Here, you’ll never find, “Well-Adjusted Man” or “Socially Acceptable Woman.” Some, like Batman or Wonder Woman, are better known and well-respected while others flounder in obscurity. But even so, they seldom die.
Over the years, Marvel, DC Comics, and others have created their share of loser characters who instead of just sweeping them under the rug, keep bringing them back for new generations to make fun of. Here are 10 of those characters.