Luthor is a scientist. How does he prove he's tougher than Superman? I'm so glad you asked!
I now have a large portrait of the cover of Superman #5 in my office, so I may have to start easing up on Supes. I just love that cover.
But these are the facts:
That sounds reasonable.
I don't really follow that logic. I mean, if you have the powers, that's just how it is. Superman's ego overrides his noggin. Often.
Anyway, brace yourself for the awesome:
I was going to end it there... but then it got even better:
Yes... without the powers, Lex Luthor can beat up Superman. Repeatedly.
See you tomorrow!