^ Because heroes can never make mistakes, especially when they have no way of knowing they're making one? Christopher is dead-on here, IMO.
I also noticed that in Smallville
, when Clark meets the Jor-El hologram, he's thoughtful enough to tell Jonathan and Matha that he met "his biological parent". But Snyder
-Clark just plain tells his Martha he met his "dad", no qualifier attached, and sure enough, she winces. Boo!