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December 7th, 2010
05:48 AM ET

That's Mr. Awesome to you

Douglas Allen Smith, Jr. from Oregon is now Captain Awesome literally and legally. The unemployed cabinet installer says he was inspired by the nickname of a character on the TV show "Chuck," Dr. Devon "Captain Awesome" Woodcomb. A judge approved the name change and Mr. Awesome's request for an unusual signature. His bank, however, has refused to accept the signature because the signature is too easy to forge.

Captain Awesome's Signature


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  1. kayaker247

    "captain obvious" he is not.

    December 8, 2010 at 4:09 pm |
  2. Dan

    I agree with the bank. I can easily draw 2 lines with arrows, along with a smiley face.

    December 7, 2010 at 6:34 am |