Foul-Mouthed Batman Throws Hissy Fit in NYC Times Square, 2 Spider-Men Comfort Him (Video)

“You either die a hero, or you live long enough to see yourself become the villain”

Of all the incarnations of Batman over the years, a Dark Knight accused of cursing in front of kids — and even pushing one — in New York City’s Times Square on Friday is by the far the angriest to date.

The masked street performer denied the allegations when a police officer came to intervene, and then continued to curse up a storm as two friendly, neighborhood spider-men approached to calm him down.

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This is hardly the kind of behavior people should expect from the hero Gotham deserves, but at least it’s entertaining.