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Michael Van Patrick was a character from Avenger's initiative. He never showed any particular 'super power' so why was he part of the initiative?

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    Ironman and Hawkeye are also not super-powered. – Jack B Nimble Apr 4 '12 at 16:21
  • But both have superpowered/human abilities or items. – AncientSwordRage Apr 4 '12 at 16:27
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He was part of the initiative probably due to being the great grand-son of the creator of the super soldier serum which created Captain America. He has no super powers though he's an outstanding human-being:

In Avengers: The Initiative #2, Dr. Baron Von Blitzschlag refers to Michael Van Patrick as an "Übermensch", a perfect human specimen, down to the cellular level. This perfection is displayed in his mental and physical abilities being the highest possible standard for a human being to be without being considered superhuman, much like Captain America.

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