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Old 10-06-2013, 09:29 AM   #121
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Default Re: Captain America 2: News and Speculation - Part 9

Originally Posted by xeno000 View Post
Sitwell wasn't Coulson's equal at SHIELD. They had a discussion about their clearance levels, and Coulson said he was a Level 7, while Sitwell was a Level 6. Sitwell didn't even know that Level 7 existed. Also, in Thor Sitwell was clearly Coulson's subordinate (as was Barton) and called him "sir". He also called Coulson sir in The Avengers, IIRC. Agents on equal footing wouldn't do that.
Fair enough.
But it's not unreasonable to suspect that Sitwell gets a promotion in CATWS.....

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It just seems odd for a sitting US Senator to be getting chummy and chanting "Hail HYDRA" to a field agent. Plus, there's those scenes where Cap and Widow in civvies get to punch his lights out.


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