What kid hasn’t at one time imagined a cape flowing behind them as they fly to the rescue, defeating evil doers and saving the planet?
I know Amber loves the Wonder Woman theme as an inspirational tune, but some folks are carrying the hero bit to the next level.
Now, all across America, regular folks are donning spandex and masks and hitting the streets to fight crime. From Orlando to San Diego, people are turning fantasy into reality.
Odd as it sounds, they are out there. Rolling Stone has a story about these ordinary super heroes. You can find more of them and links to their myspace pages and blogs at the World Superhero Registry.
The Rumpus has information about creating their individual costumes.
I can see it now, Super Squirrel Queen.
Of course, she’d be a flying squirrel.
Isn’t that obvious?