It's 2008, and in the wake of last years Civil War crossover in the Marvel universe, anything is apparently possible.
No? Just ask Spider-Man.
He used to be married, his best friend was dead, his aunt was about to be [again] and everybody on the planet knew his "secret" identity, after he foolishly unmasked on television at the behest of billionaire/idiot Tony Stark.
Now the Associated Press is reporting that a UFO has been seen repeatedly over the past few weeks in Stephenville, Texas. Since the report is copyrighted, you'll have to seek it out for yourself, but the obvious source behind these wacky news reports is government testing of a brand-spanking new S.H.I.E.L.D. helicarrier.
I'm just saying!