In Fantastic Four #542, we finally learn how Reed Richards has justified to himself his actions during Civil War. What do you think the Thing's reaction to Reed's well-reasoned, impeccably-argued self-defense will be? Friendly understanding? Grudging acceptance? Casual humor?
Panels from Fantastic Four #66, September 1967, art by Jack Kirby and Joe Sinnott
And that, ladies and gentlemen, is another reason why Ben Grimm totally rocks.