Not all heroes wear capes; some wear a Costco apron as they dish out your favorite free samples. As day-to-day activities for humans become less-and-less action-oriented and more mundane, the definition of people who are heroes changes, the knights of yesteryear now the night-shift delivery service of today’s Domino’s. Instead of defending castles, saving maidens, and finding the Holy Grail, the modern hero faces off against empty toilet paper rolls and those who would disturb a perfectly good container of alcohol. Thanks to a contemporary hero’s bravery and their life hacks, many a terrible situation was avoided.
The not all heroes wear capes pictures below demonstrate some examples of 21st century heroism. While less thrilling than adventures of the past, today’s problems need solving, and these folks decided they were up to the task. Real-life heroes like them make the world worth living in; not only did they fix something, they also gave you fun pictures to look at. It’s the littlest things that make the biggest heroes.