Flaming Carrot is Bob Burden’s character (Palookaville’s Protector and my Favorite Super-Hero!.
His origin states that “having read 5,000 comics in a single sitting to win a bet, this poor man suffered brain damage and appeared directly thereafter as — the Flaming Carrot!” Read more about The Flaming Carrot here: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Flaming_Carrot_Comics
Or find some comics and revel in the absurdity as he fights a cloned horde of evil marching Hitler’s boots, aliens in 1950’s hot rods, flying dead dogs, and the like.
He even had a crossover with Gumby and Pokey, drawn by Arthur Adams.
Apart from being the only hero to get around on a nuclear powered pogo stick, he is able to go into a self-induced state of “Zen stupidity” in order to face danger and evil boldly and without trepidation