Superman's origin has been retold countless times - with mostly the same ideas.
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In Superman: Year One, Baby Kal-El demonstrates a new superpower: mind control.
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It's an inborn survival skill that Baby Kal-El first uses on the Kents.
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There's no sinister intent, though, as Superman is still just an infant, after all.
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Like baby fat, though, this power seems to fade, as he discovers his other abilities.
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But does it fade, or is young Clark just responsible enough not to use it?
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Because it would have come in handy against Smallville High's gang of bullies.
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Is this power how Superman commands respect? Not likely, for an iconic hero.
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