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Meet The Real Life Superheroes

Posted in News, Videos on Monday, May 31st, 2010 at 3:36 am 56 Comments

What makes a hero most?  Get to know the real lives, real stories and real truths behind The Real Life Super Hero Project. They don’t fly.  They don’t stretch.  Neither do they explode, morph nor regenerate.  They possess no dazzling arsenal of gadgets, turbo-charged vehicles, no futuristic ballistic-armored suits.

Rather,…

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About the Project

Posted in News on Sunday, May 23rd, 2010 at 3:33 am 41 Comments

Do you recognize a superhero when you look one in the face? Do you think such men and women truly exist? If not, then look. And think again.

Indeed, there is a real subculture of genuine heroes, that bridge the gap between the fantastic and the practical. Anonymous…

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Gallery: Pop Culture Meets Sub-Culture

Posted in News on Saturday, May 22nd, 2010 at 3:31 am 1 Comments

Enter the “outsider” world of the Superhero. Look past the mask and discover the true spirit of Creative Altruism. Photographer Peter Tangen’s stark, arresting portraits of these ordinary men and women who have chosen to live extraordinary lives, reveal nothing short of the reinvention of what it…

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Urban Avenger

Posted in Heroes, News on Thursday, April 1st, 2010 at 12:00 pm 20 Comments

In the Real Life Superhero community, Urban Avenger stands tall among equals. And for more than the most obvious of reasons. “I’m on patrol, even when I’m not on patrol,” the San Diego, California-based hero states, “even when I’m not in my costume as a visual deterrent…

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