Mr. Laser Beam wrote:
Causing the Earth to spin backwards, stop, then forwards again, without immediately destroying the planet and everyone on it (as surely would 'really' happen). That's got to be some super-feat right there.
I've often read that he's not physically altering the rotation of earth, that's just the visual representation of him traveling so fast that he's traveling through time.
I've always the junkyard fight in 3. It's VERY comic book, and it's always neat to see representations of internal struggles externalized like that. Like how in Hulk comics, Banner and Hulk are physically at odds in Banner's non-physical mind.