Top 25 “Real Life Superheroes”
Man, people are really picking up on this Real Life Superhero thing. Not that I blame them -- the idea that real people would actually don costumes and attempt to fight crime despite having no "powers" or even "skills" is this weird combination of comic fan wish fulfillment and self-endangerment that feels a little like watching a giant spandex car crash. Asylum UK has put together a gallery of their 25 favorite RLSHs, if you want a quick visual trip through the absurdity. On the left is a man who calls himself Black Knight, despite being green and looking like a member of the Foot Clan.