Asia / Travel Piece

Superheroes

I watched Kick Ass on the Qantas flight from Sydney to Narita, Tokyo’s airport hub. I don’t know what it says about me that I really championed an 11-year-old sailor-mouthed assassin called ‘Hit Girl’, but I enjoyed the film nonetheless. The film poses the question: why don’t more Joe Blows become superheroes? And what would … Continue reading