- During the story arc where Curtis and his Mom were mugged and she suffers miscarriage....before it happens (after the mugger punched her) she fights him off by giving an awesome kick to the groin!
- A 2000 arc in which Curtis' dad giving up smoking, which won Billingsley an award from the American Lung Association.
- Also, a more recent storyline, where Curtis gets the three bullies at his school arrested.
- Curtis finally has enough of Derrick and "Onion"'s bullying, and knocks their heads (plus the head of an third unnamed tormentor) together with a resounding KLUNK.
- After years of the status quo, Curtis finally mans up and gets to tell Diane that Barry finally did something worthy of punishment.◊
- In an April 2015 arc, we learned that Curtis's father jumped into the path of an oncoming train to save a baby's life!
Awesome / Curtis