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Gerald McBoing-Boing: Your Typical Superhero

March 15th, 2011 by Isaac Buchoff on Isaac Buchoff's Blog · 1 Comment · Uncategorized

Gerald McBoing-Boing is very much a superhero origin story. His beginnings were simple and without explanation, but it seems he’d fit right in at Xavier’s School for Gifted Youngsters.
Gerald, much like many superheroes, was born as a seemingly normal child in a middle class background. At a young age, his power began to unexpectedly manifest. [...]

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