"Let me say whichever superhero first came up with the idea of wearing a cape, he wasnít really onto anything good. The number of times Iím treading on that damn thing or I throw a punch and it ends up covering my whole head. Itís really not practical."
Edna: Do you remember Thunderhead? [...] November 15 of '58! All was well, another day saved, when his cape snagged on a missile!
Mr. Incredible: Thunderhead was not the brightest bulb—
Edna: Stratogale! April 23 '57! Cape caught in a jet turbine!
Mr. Incredible: E, you can't generalize about—
Edna: Meta Man, express elevator! Dynaguy, snag on takeoff! Splashdown, sucked into a vortex! No capes!
Doctor Zarkendorf barely missed getting his robe caught in a sliding door as he swept into the Main Control Room.
— Plan 7 of 9 from Outer Space