Poor old Kara Zor-El. As strong as Superman, trained by him, and every inch a super-heroine. So you’d think she’d have similar rip-roaring adventures, eh? Nope. C’mon, she’s a girl! They cry a lot and argue over boyfriends, right?

Supergirl #3

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But, y’know, it wasn’t always like that. Occasionally Kara could give a thumping every bit as good as her cousin:

Supergirl bashes an ape