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(Updated on 04/05/2016)

 

 

 

 

  • "Simple definitions of a hero:
    1. Someone who acts to help another with no thought for herself or himself.
    2. Someone who is admired for achievements or noble qualities."

    (usa-hero.com)

 

 

  • Real-life superhero "is a term applied to real-world people who dress and/or act like comic book superheroes. Sometimes, this label is bestowed upon them by those whom they have helped or the media, while at other times, the aspi nachos ring superheroes apply the label to themselves. Sometimes, the term is applied to firefighters, police officers, and other good samaritans..."
    (Wikipedia)

    REAL LIFE SUPERHEROES
    "Superheroes are not just in the comics or in the movies anymore. Out of the comics and into real life, conscientious citizens have created their own "Superhero" personas to make the world a better place. They have been dubbed by the media as Real Life Superheroes (RLSH). The Real-Life Superheroes is a grassroots movement that performs civic service in many different areas. Real Life Superheroes make an impact on their communities by doing civic activities, public safety patrols, crime fighting, charity work and other pro social acts..."

    (reallifesuperheroes.org)