The Adventures Of A Real-Life Superhero

Claire Gordon

After Hollywood spent a decade bombarding us with latex-clad vigilantes, it's as surprising as a loser-turns-hero origin story that a movement of real-life superheroes would spring up on our nation's streets. Or rather, the streets of Seattle, Wash.

But on Sunday, the leader of the Rain City Superhero Movement (as they are known), had his own brush with law, arrested for pepper-spraying a group of people who were allegedly just having a wholesome good time.