Top 10 Animals Dressed Like Superman

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Top 10 Animals Dressed Like Superman

BONUS CONTENT: Top 10 Facts About Superman.


 

Horse in a Superman Costume
Horse in a Superman Costume

10 – “I’m just as strong and as fast as superman! But I can’t quite fly yet, but I can jump!”

Fact: It was none other than Darth Vader who was given the job of training and “bulking up” a very skinny Christopher Reeve! But needless to say, Darth Vader, AKA: David Prowse did it in time and at the time of the films Reeve looked great.

Lizard in a Superman Costume
Lizard in a Superman Costume

9 – “Clark Kent? Never met the guy, but he sounds like a very handsome chap!!!”

Fact: Albert Einstein once called Superman a fake because it was said Superman could travel faster than light. But strangely Isaac Asimov said it was possible and it caused a large rift that science couldn’t bond between them!

Ferret in a Superman Costume
Ferret in a Superman Costume

8 – “I can scale the highest trouser legs!”

FACT: When the 1951 TV show first aired it was on such a tight budget that the cast was often told to “borrow” the Flash Gordon outfits! In some scenes, you can actually see them wearing Flash Gordon’s outfits!

Cows in Superman Costumes
Cows in Superman Costumes

7 – “And we also make rather super milk-shakes!”

FACT: Before any TV shows or films Superman was a radio show that had impressive audience figures for its time, with well over 4 million people tuning in each and every week!

Rabbit in a Superman Costume
Rabbit in a Superman Costume

6 – “I can see in the dark! …and I make my own chocolate currents for the kids eat!”

FACT: Superman once had a storyline called “Clan of the Fiery Cross” that saw him battle the Ku Klux Klan! Needless to say, he won.

Hampster in a Superman Costume
Hampster in a Superman Costume

5 – “I have the ability to stuff a whole bad guy into my mouth!…and 2 crackers.”

FACT: From the moment it was written way back in 1945 a story line where Lex Luthor tries to use an A-bomb to blow up America was delayed by nearly 40 years until the cold war was officially over!

Cat in a Superman Costume
Cat in a Superman Costume

4 – “Superman is nice and saves people…I’m more like his doppelganger.”

FACT: From the launch date (1932) it took a whole 8 years worth of comics before it was reviled that Superman can from a planet called Krypton. Before that, it was just believed he was a human with powers.

Guinea pig in a Superman Costume
Guinea pig in a Superman Costume

3 – “I might not be as super as Superman, but I can still give bad guys nasty bites!”

FACT: Superman was once given a gun, called the “Krypto-Raygun” and it was said to be made with Kryptonite.

Chimpanzee in a Superman Costume
Chimpanzee in a Superman Costume

2 – “With Lex Luthor behind bars I get time to monkey around!”

FACT: Superman wasn’t always Clark Kent, the very first comics staring him he was a homeless man named Bill Dunn!

Dog in a Superman Costume
Dog in a Superman Costume

1 – “I can rescue you for sure, but I don’t want to get my paws dirty.”

FACT: In those first comics Superman wasn’t even from another planet, a mad scientist’s secret chemical transforms Bill Dunn into Superman, and even stranger was his only ability that was to read and control people’s minds

7 thoughts on “Top 10 Animals Dressed Like Superman”

  1. I think so as well, I loved the superman facts, there was so many! Some people really do put too much research and thought into a comic book it seems.

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