In the Marvel Cinematic Universe exists Lin Manuel Miranda. Fresh from the extraordinary success of Hamilton, he ends up writing a new musical based on the life of Steve Rogers and the two people he loved best: Bucky Barnes and Peggy Carter.
What she means:Do you get it? Do you understand how important this applause is? They laughed! Only years ago, people laughed at the exact same words- at the absurdity of the story of a rapping founding father and now they applaud. Not only for the amazing lyrics, cast, choreography, and story- but for the passion. Lin took an idea that people laughed at and continued working and perfecting every single detail he could and now he's getting exactly what he deserves. The applause now is what really shows how Lin and everyone else is finally getting recognition for everything they've put so much work into.