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In S01E01 of Justice League Unlimited, Green Lantern, John Stewart, is wounded while on a mission with three other members - Green Arrow, Captain Atom, and Supergirl (Kara Zor-El). Believing Stewart to be unconscious, Kara interrupts the bickering Atom & Arrow to say that she is taking action since they won't. As she goes to leave, Stewart calls out and tells her she needs a plan first. When he calls her, however, he says "Shayera" instead of "Kara".

Is this an error on the part of the writers?

Screenshot showing Green Lantern calling out Shayera in the subtitles

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    Unless Lantern was supposed to be delusional, it's hard to confuse Hawkgirl and Supergirl. Best guess is that Hawkgirl (who's not in that episode) was originally written in and they changed it and missed some dialogue? otherwise, no idea. – KutuluMike Apr 18 '17 at 2:45
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    Haven't seen the episode in a long time - but how badly was John injured? Could that explain him saying Shayera's name? Also (if I recall correctly) he and Shayera were somewhat estranged after the attempted Thanagarian invasion; this may have been done deliberately to make it clear that John did still have feelings for her (a bit harder to do with the cast expansion in the "Unlimited" seasons). – RDFozz Apr 19 '17 at 22:11
  • @RDFozz - he didn't seem THAT badly injured. Arm in a cast, unconscious on the gurney. I suppose he could have been delirious and confused the two head-strong women for a second. They specifically showed that he still had feelings for Shayera when she returned within the next couple of episodes, so having this one mention of her name seems a little out of place. – Omegacron Apr 20 '17 at 11:57
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    I believe John was badly hurt. The robot's blast ripped thru his full ring shield and left him in literally smouldering in a tattered costume. He even has little tube things up his nose! So, between pain, and pain-killers, I always reckoned his bottled-up emotions and feelings escaped in a Freudian Slip. After the events of last season, the whereabouts of Shayera were on every fan's mind with this first episode of the new season. And, point of order, Shayera would not be seen for another TEN episodes (more than a "couple") – Blaze Mar 17 at 17:01

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