Characters killed: One.
Not only that, but I may have accomplished the goal of making the Bad Guy wonder if not!Tony sabotaged him on purpose without the introduction of a new character.
Go, me, again.
I've seen the news. Well. I've seen the headlines--I've been studiously avoiding the news for...quite some time now. Yeah. I'm a writer, I'm supposed to have words for stuff like this, but the words I have are unprintable and "intolerant," and I will thus refrain.