Saturday Jul 12
English inventor is the X-Man next door
He has harnessed the powers of X-Men superheroes, rocketing himself to YouTube stardom.
The Chronicle Herald
The X-Man Next Door
Colin Furze of Stamford, England, with his homemade pulse jet engine. Furze, a record-setting backyard inventor, goes to great lengths to make himself a like comic book superhero and has a large following on YouTube.
In These Times
Use Your Words, Wolverine
Generally, superheroes appear to be a device with which adolescent frustration and the untamped adult urge to bomb, bash and beat down are not only given expression, but made supreme in our collective headspace.