So as many of you might know, contrary to what the new movies tell you, Thor has had his post filled by other heroes that are capable of wielding his hammer, which sort-of means that he has his own lineage thing going on.
Who's the newest recipient? It's a girl! No, I'm serious.
Personally, I think this is awesome. Maybe some folks won't like such a serious shake-up, but I'm always one to appreciate a fresh take.
...Provided it's done right. Lookin' at you, 52.