A weirdo is considered strange. I consider a weirdo someone who causes confusion, well, confusion envokes one to look for answers. It is in that transition, when you go from being confused to informed that I, the weirdo, go from being weird to being a hero. The Weirdo to Hero campaign was created by rapper/producer Mel Wellman in the fall of 2015. The purpose of the campaign is to build self-esteem within individuals of all races, sizes, character, beliefs and values and ideologies. The future is here. We're in a time where all voices can be heard. The six degrees of separation are at our fingertips. Let's crochet our beautiful blanket by being our own individually hued thread.