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This is your lucky day -- the Genie of Gratuitous Gifting has dowsed Google maps and found the way to your house to offer you a brand new talent.  But not just any talent.  Oh no.  Because you're an IAN member, you get a superpower!  

You could leap tall buildings at a single bound -- or maybe you'd like X-ray vision.  How about the ability to live in outer space without a space suit (like Superman) or maybe even being able to fly?  Just think how much better rush hour would be if you could simply fly yourself home!

Interestingly, one thing that often comes up when this is asked is the ability to learn anything quickly -- "hyperintelligence."   If this is the superpower you want, then there's even better news: Jim Kwik believes he can teach you how to get this superpower.

Bit if that's not your cuppa tea, you have more options.  Superheroes are everywhere these days, thanks to television shows that promote the idea that ordinary people can do extraordinary things.   The Big Brained Superheroes is a group that works with kids to help get them interested in technology seems pretty extraordinary.  

If you're stuck for ideas, trot over to the Super Power Wiki for a whole list of things.  But be warned -- you're going to need the superpower to deal with eyeball-bending colors and lots of graphics if you wade in there!            

So what would you pick?

Take a look at what these people answered! http://www.youtube.com/...

Originally posted to Itzl Alert Network on Mon Jul 15, 2013 at 11:38 AM PDT.

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