Originally Posted by Loki882
Except that actual intelligence agencies don't just have "badasses" working for them and to claim that they do is just incorrect. Are there badasses, absolutely. But there's also scientists, tech guys, people who actually listen to chatter and gather intelligence, translators, psychologists, and the support people who work back at the offices in the US. there's a diverse group of people who work in these agencies with a wide variety of skill sets. Not everyone who works at the CIA is Jack Bauer or Black Widow for example, some of them are more like Q from James Bond or even Fitz and Simmons.
That's true. The problem with SHIELD though is that they don't come off all that smart either.