J. Jonah Jameson pays for TV time to convince the public Spider-Man is a menace. Dr. Doom sees the broadcast and decides that Spider-Man is the perfect partner for his crusade against the Fantastic Four. Doom tries to capture Spider-Man but instead captures Flash Thompson in a Spider-Man costume who was going to try and prank Peter Parker. Spider-Man comes to his rescue and Doom flees. The Fantastic Four arrive and find Flash who later tells a very different version of the story to his classmates.