'Captain America': John Krasinski reportedly the 'first choice'

john-krasinski-getty-320.jpgAll eyes are on "Captain America:  The First Avenger," which is the last lynchpin in the ongoing road to "The Avengers," and casting rumors are flying. Cinematical first broke the news that John Krasinski was the top choice for the role, and since then, we've seen the full list of names in consideration leak via Michael Fleming.

Now word is that Krasinski has tested twice and that Marvel Studios is pretty much sold on him playing the part. And, predictably, fanboys are already gnashing their teeth and angrily posting messages in all caps with several exclamation points afterwards.

At what point does the fanboy nation realize that they are terrible at being casting directors?

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