The exponential rise of superheroes throughout popular culture is seeing a corresponding increase in related news stories.
The New York Initiative, which was started in October 2009, is featured in Michael Barnett’s HBO Documentary ‘Superheroes.’ (CBS New York)
Parti des États-Unis, le Real Life Super Heroes Project débarque en France. Rencontre avec Blue Smash et Renégat, deux “Défenseurs de France”, branche française de RLSH.
Original Blog: http://blogs.seattleweekly.com/dailyweekly/2012/07/rex_velvet_making_wishes_come.php It’s a crazy world we live in. On one hand, you’ve got Seattle real-life superhero Phoenix Jones, caught up in yet another drama, with some questioning the motives behind his efforts to get the public to pay …
Seattle Superhero turned into comic-book hero “Phoenix Jones!” as music video debuts!
Phoenix Jones, a self-proclaimed superhero who roams Seattle streets to fight crime will not be charged for pepper-spraying a group he said he thought was fighting, The Seattle Timesreports.
Changes unlikely to spark vigilantism, says justice minister Originally posted: http://www.theepochtimes.com/n2/canada/superheroes-and-angels-welcome-new-citizens-arrest-laws-147695.html By Matthew Little Epoch Times Staff Created: November 23, 2011 Last Updated: November 23, 2011 PARLIAMENT HILL—Caped crusaders can rest a little easier …
By day, they are regular folks with full-time jobs, bills to pay and mouths to feed.
By night, they are masked and sometimes-caped crusaders, who troll the streets looking to help the needy, stamp out crime and fulfil their comic-book inspired dreams.
But lately the mostly anonymous members of the so-called Real Life Superheroes movement (known as RLSH) in Canada and the U.S. have been feeling a bit of angst and more than a little misunderstood after a bout of bad publicity.
Do you think superheroes exist? No?
But in America a real subculture of so called heroes do exist. There are men and women wearing costumes, adopting pseudonyms and doing good deeds. The Real Life Superheroes. They act anonymous and selfless and try to make Americas streets a bit more secure and the world a bit better.