He is partially seen behind Godfrey when he appears in the TV news.
After the Alien Monster attack, he buys lunch from Burgers 'N Borscht while going to work. He is eating a hamburger, and ketchup spills on his smiley shirt resembling the blood-spilled Comedian's badge. His boss Hector says they got nothing to write about since the world went to peace and Seymour suggests finding something in the crank file he could write. Our final image is of him reaching for Rorschach's journal.
He is revealed to have been killed after he published Rorschach's journal and his killer is on the loose,
Designed by Moore to be "the ordinary common slob". He is the final character shown in Watchmen, playing a pivotal role in the final pages, whom Moore describes as "the most low-life, worthless, nerdy sort of character in the entire book who finally has the fate of the world resting in his pudging fingers".