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Fair for Its Day: The "I Am Curious (Black)!" story was actually widely praised for being a sensitive look at racial relations... when it was first published. Similarly, there was at least one story where Lois was rendered temporarily blind, and it dealt with the subject in a non-patronising manner... by the standards of the Silver Age.
What an Idiot: In one story, Lois gets an interview with Superman... by jumping out of a window, completely certain that he would show up to rescue her. (He does, but what if he'd been in outer space?)
Amusingly referenced much later, when a powerless Clark does the same thing to get an interview with the new hero Supernova, and Lois berates him for taking such a stupid risk.
She repeats this stunt in both versions of Superman II with humiliating results for her.