06/06/2012 09:51 am ET Updated Aug 06, 2012

Jimmy Fallon's Pros And Cons Of The Gay Green Lantern (VIDEO)

DC Comics recently announced that their newest iteration of the Green Lantern would be an openly gay superhero. This marks the latest in a growing trend of comic book heroes diversifying, and Jimmy Fallon, for one, is thrilled.

So thrilled, in fact, that he dedicated Tuesday night's "Pros and Cons" segment to the topic.

So if you're still on the fence about your favorite super hero's backstory changing, try these points on for size. Fallon's already given it a lot of thought.