Originally Posted by J'adore
I agree but the title does say 'Who would you let JOSS WHEDON kill off [...]'. Joss is renowned for killing off major characters in rather brutal manners (usually at their height of happiness).
Yes, but that's Whedon's crutch. He has become very predictable. Maybe he ought to throw his crutch away and see if he can write compelling stories without leaning on it so hard.