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Defied: Lord Error Prone undergoes Training from Hell so he can prevent anybody from catching Power Guy unawares.
Discussed: "You've gotta be kidding me. I got beat by Jeffers and the Jeffers squad?" "Hey, this is as embarrassing for me as it is for you. I had a real rep built up as a moron. It helped keep the heat off me." "It's not a reputation if it's true."
Conversed: "Huh. Jeffers won. Maybe this will mean some real character dev- Nope, Jeffers just fell down a manhole."
Deconstructed: Jeffers has defeated Power Guy, and in doing so, convinced the people of the city that their protector was utterly incompetent. They were so terrified of Emperor Evulz that they simply surrendered, rather than risk his wrath. Power Guy killed himself out of shame.
Reconstructed: Jeffers won, but it only drove Power Guy to train harder for the day Evulz decides to attack. The confidence boost Jeffers and his squad received from winning against the world's greatest hero caused them to decide they deserved better than a life of crime and decided to help Power Guy against Evulz, soundly defeating his robot army.