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June 19th, 2006 - Open Knowledge — LiveJournal

Jun. 19th, 2006

04:02 pm - 6 year old becomes superhero for a day

Via kindofstrange:

http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20060618/ap_on_re_us/child_superhero;_ylt=Alcf3C4Q_L5S4YHhgCsiMW1H2ocA;_ylu=X3oDMTA4dW1uZXIwBHNlYwMyNzQ3

Sun Jun 18, 6:57 AM ET

BOISE, Idaho - Most days, 6-year-old Aubrey Matthews spends her energy fighting a brain tumor growing behind her eyes. But the first-grader managed to foil crimes and chase an arch-nemesis through Boise on Friday, serving the city as the superhero "Star" with assistance from the Make-A-Wish Foundation of Idaho, The Idaho Statesman reported.

When she donned her blue and metallic superhero costume, Star took on the super-powers of X-ray vision, superhuman strength, speed and blowing power — and a mission: To capture the villain who had stolen a golden star from the Idaho Historical Museum.

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