First of all, his ring was supposed to find the one man on Earth who was fearless, and worthy of it's power. It picked test pilot Hal Jordan, completely ignoring people like Bruce Wayne and Clark Kent who, for large chunks of their day, carried out feats of heroism.
There were no amendments in the Corps. handbook that called for the omission of "fearless humans other than those already engaged in superhero-dom."
Secondly, the ring--which is supposed to be the most powerful weapon in the universe--has been used mostly to conjure up giant green power-drills and bubbles in which non-flying comrades could be carried by GL as he flew them to a mission.
What a waste...
So, when I took the Which Superhero Are You? quiz while visiting the DC Comictician site, I was more than disappointed in the results.
You are Green Lantern"
I wanna be The Batman!!
Check it out yourownself.
Click here to take the "Which Superhero are you?" quiz...