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Old 08-13-2011, 08:22 PM
Skald the Rhymer Skald the Rhymer is offline
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Originally Posted by Son of a Rich View Post
Is my recollection of Silver Age Luthor correct: he was driven to seek vengeance on Superman because he blamed Superboy for his hair loss? He could build robots, time machines, rocket ships, and androids, yet couldn't make his hair grow back?

I don't think he cared that he was bald for its own sake. He was angry because, in his own mind, Superboy made him go bald -- that is, betrayed him -- to show him up; and to make it worse, he was working on a potion to make Kal immune to Kryptonite poisoning at the time.