Originally Posted by nogap87
And my point is Kirk earned his rank. Just because you bring a group of people together doesn't mean you should automatically be their leader.
Stark got the team back together but had no legit plan and left them alone on the battlefield. Not what a leader makes.
I'm not a big Trekky but Kirk CHEATED on his finals if I remember right I wouldn't call that EARNING his rank. Remember he never faced death?
I see what you're saying tho. Just because you don't follow a certain way of doing things doesn't make you any less a leader.