Same with Men at War
, which I just finished - the characters seem surprised to see a man who can fly, but some seem less surprised than others. It's a solid read, btw. Of the three I've read (JL, JLI, and this one), it's the best of the three. The back-up story is okay.
If anyone else has read JLI, do you remember the panel where Briggs and Esposito walk out of a room past three small TVs? One is showing Wonder Woman, one the Daily Planet Building, and the last is a big yellow bat-symbol with a man speaking underneath it. I assume this refers to Wayne's announcement in Batman Inc
last year? If so, it's a clear indication that JLI is in the "right now" category.
and for those keeping score at home: