Originally Posted by Jinouga
Aw, but I was hoping that they'd be sort of like UNIT from all those old Jon Pertwee era Doctor Who episodes where the first inclination was to shoot at the alien menace to little or no effect.
It would be more fun for me that way.
The task of firing uselessly into the sky with handguns has been delegated to the NYPD. They seem to serve as the redshirts in The Avengers, under-prepared canon-fodder for the invaders.