I was tagged, and in a game of tag, when you’re tagged, you’re “it”.  So, I’m “it”.

In this version of the game, once you’re “it” you’re supposed to answer a few questions.  So, here goes:

1. If you could have any superpower, what would you have? Why?

Well, of course, the default answer to a question like this is “why, I would fly of course”.  (The second fallback always seems to be “invisibility”.)  But I’d answer this question in terms of what I’m expected to do with my superpower.  Will I be a crime-fighting superhero, or just a guy who uses his power to make his own life somewhat better?  If the latter, well, I wrote last week about my “magic button“, which would definitely act like a superpower: stopping time.  That’s one I’d primarily be using to make my life better.  Ostensibly, if you granted me more liberal use of the power, I could use it to fight crime as well. Continue reading