The 10 Worst Ways To Hide Your Secret Identity

Being a superhero is a tough gig. It’s so easy to get wrapped up with fighting bad guys that concealing your identity often takes the back seat. Check out Max Steel to see how a true professional does it.

1. Wearing a mask that basically just conceals the skin around your eyes.

Whoah, it’s like you’re two completely different people! Not.

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2. Going about your day to day in a trench coat and fedora.

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Because that outfit isn’t questionable at all.

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3. Sporting a pair of hipster glasses during the day job.

Working as a journalist doesn’t necessarily help your case either.

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4. Using really lame stories to brush off questions about your injuries.

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“Yeah, I can’t believe I fell down the stairs…AGAIN.”

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5. Posing as a photographer and somehow always being at the scene of the crime.

How in the world do you always get such good footage?!

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6. Living an extravagant lifestyle so as not to arouse any suspicion.

Oh, you thought life as a billionaire playboy would keep you under the radar?

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7. Using your scientist job to conceal the fact that you have ulterior motives.

Physical side effects will be the least of your worries once people connect the dots.

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8. Choosing to wear an obvious disguise when sleuthing around.

A fake mustache is probably not the best way to go when going incognito.

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9. Trying to retire.

It never works out the way you intended. You’ll be back.

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10. Changing into your superhero outfit in a telephone booth.

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Seriously, what are you thinking. Telephone booths are transparent.

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Now for a superhero who has no time to worry about what other people think, check out this Max Steel trailer.

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