After Mr. Terrific has to listen to JJ be a massive dick, he thinks to himself "Man, sometimes I don't think we'll ever get through to these kids today," as he walks off. Cue Stargirl chewing JJ out and telling JJ that if he ever talks to Mr. Terrific like that again, she will kick his butt. Mr. Terrific hears all of it from around the corner and smiles.
After pushing the JSA away when they tried to help her when she was breaking down, and seeing them still help her, Kendra says with an adorable grin, "I love you guys. Now let's go home."
In the last issue of Geoff Johns' run, Ted Grant tells his son how he used to pity Stripesy having to be the sidekick of a teenage superhero, but has since realized that there's a certain pride to be found in standing back and watching younger heroes find their way. Tommy asks him what the hell he's babbling about, and Ted just gives him an affectionate noogie and says, "I'd be your sidekick any day of the week, you pain in the ass."