'The Viper' Defends a Town in Tennessee

By: Katie Cordrey - Published: Jul 9, 2010 • References: 11alive & io9
A 20-year-old masked man patrols the town square in Columbia, Tennessee. He calls himself ‘The Viper,’ carries batons and ninja stars, and wears a face covering in defiance of the town’s ‘no mask’ ordinance.

The townsfolk aren’t sure what do-gooder good he’s doing, but some speculate he may be out to defend the town’s mules -- Columbia, Tennessee is the ‘Mule Capital of the World,’ after all. Be that as it may, the police aren’t impressed. They just want The Viper to go home. Stats for Self-Appointed Superheroes Trending: Older & Average
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