After the Dimensionals beat Colonel Truth at the Tower of Power, there were a couple of loose ends still to wrap up. For one thing, if Colonel Truth had gained superpowers at a previous empowering ceremony at the Tower of Science, wouldn't he have three superpowered TEAMMATES to contend with?
Enter: The AMERICAN People. ("American" would always be stressed when pronouncing their group name. Like "the Tomorrow People." But American!)
We had a lot of ideas for patriotic-but-twisted superheroes, but this was one of my favorites. MONUMENTAL!
Forty feet tall, there's a telekinetic man deep inside! And our son gave us the idea to have all four heads bicker and argue. Even though it's just one guy inside. He's gone a little bananas in there.