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People who have low self esteem overcompensate by worshipping comic heroes


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I take it your account and this debate are based on my DA debate:

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There is some degree of pretending to be the hero as escapism but I think it's deeper than that. Dr. Peterson would say that while people are watching these hero stories they are trying to learn how to become heroes themselves. They admire the archetypal hero's struggle and watch it as a target for emulation.

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People like to see something they can look up to. It helps every human strive to be better. Superman is a symbol of hope. That is why everyone likes him.

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