The Greatest American Bracket Elite Eight

Hail to the kings, baby! We have gone through the Sweet Sixteen round of the Greatest American bracket and we have the winners and losers.



Live Action Television
Stephen Colbert (The Colbert Report) vs Ron Swanson (Parks and Rec)
Ronald McDonald (McDonalds) vs Sam the Eagle (The Muppets Show)

Wrestling/Cartoons
Hulk Hogan (WWF) vs Homer Simpson (The Simpsons)
Dusty Rhodes (WWF) vs General Joe Colton (GI Joe)

Film/Comics
Captain America (Marvel Comics) vs  Rocky Balboa (Rocky)
Forrest Gump (Forrest Gump) vs Superman (DC Comics)

Video Games/Anime
Guile (Street Fighter) vs Bandit Keith Howard (Yu-Gi-Oh!)
Jax (Mortal Kombat) vs Duke Nukem (Duke Nukem)

So those are some pretty spectacular results. Two of the four Number 1 seeds have been eliminated. Both Rons from the Live Action Television bracket were eliminated. Both wrestling Americans were eliminated by cartoon Americans. Both film Americans were defeated by comic book Americans. Most surprisingly, Bandit Keith Howard got a ton of support and defeated Guile. Here are the new match ups.

Live Action Television
Stephen Colbert (The Colbert Reportvs Sam the Eagle (The Muppets Show)

Wrestling/Cartoons
Homer Simpson (The Simpsonsvs General Joe Colton (GI Joe)

Film/Comics
Captain America (Marvel Comics) vs  Superman (DC Comics)

Video Games/Anime
Bandit Keith Howard (Yu-Gi-Oh!vs Duke Nukem (Duke Nukem)



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About Matt Kelly

Matthew Nando Kelly is an incredibly cool and handsome staff writer for Pop-Break who was allowed to write his own bio. Aside from weekly Flash reviews, he writes about film, television, music, and video games. He loves U2, cats, and the New Orleans Saints. His twitter handle is @NationofNando