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Wednesday Trending Topics: Green Green Lantern

Based on Rich’s post today, it sounds like Earth 2 #3 gives us an interesting take on the origin of Alan Scott as Green Lantern. Extensively debated in the forum, it does make me want to go pick up the …

The Gaia Green Lantern Of Earth 2

Mild spoilers for Earth 2 #3 published today from DC Comics.

Brazil To Boycott Green Lantern?

One Brazilian blog which has previously shown a rather homophobic view of the recent gay marriage plotline in comic books, is claiming that there will be a retailer boycott of Green Lantern products in the country, Specifically citing Fantastico, a …

Grace Randolph’s Between the Pages: Gay Comic Book Characters – Green Lantern, Northstar, Batwoman, Kevin Keller

DC Comics has announced that Alan Scott, the first Green Lantern, is gay! In light of that controversial and historic decision, host Grace Randolph and guest Alan Kistler discuss the history of gay characters in comics. Alan Scott aka the …

Could “Bullet Training” Be The New “Fridging?” – Earth Two #2 Spoilers

Okay, I gave it a day. Some people complained that yesterday’s article about Alan Scott, the as yet-to be Green Lantern of Earth Two, proposing to his boyfriend, was a spoiler. I disagreed, stating that if I’d have run the …

Rafael Grampá Creates New Gay Superhero For Brazilian TV – The Gay Laxyus

As we’ve noted, all current media seems obsessed with a gay Green Lantern or a Gay X-Man or usually both. None more than Brazilian TV programme Fantastico, which recently ran a piece on the companies’ news, mixing up Alan Scott …

Friday Trending Topics: Alan Scott And Earth 2 #2

Official: It won’t be news to any readers of Bleeding Cool who originally broke this story (a number of times), but today DC Comics let news organisations run the news that Alan Scott, the original Green Lantern, was to be …

It’s Official. Alan Scott, The Original Green Lantern, Is DC’s Newest Gay Hero

It’s official. It won’t be news to any readers of Bleeding Cool who originally broke this story (a number of times), but today DC Comics let news organisations run the news that Alan Scott, the original Green Lantern, was to …

When Kyle Rayner Took Alan Scott To A Gay Dance

Green Lantern Vol 3 #144. Might be worth a quick peek. If only for scenes like this, with Kyle Rayner and Alan Scott… Although scenes with his daughter Jen may be harder to explain…  

When Chris Roberson Got James Robinson’s Copies Of Earth 2 #2

James Robinson is the writer of the Earth 2 comic book, part of DC’s New 52 Second Wave. Issue 1 featured a new Alan Scott, originally the first Green Lantern, who it is rumoured (and reported by Bleeding Cool) will …

In Defence Of Race, Gender And Orientation Bending

One week ago, Bleeding Cool first reported the news that a DC superhero would be reinvented as a leading gay character. The rest of the news went ballistic, with all sorts of organisations around the world reporting, rightly or wrongly, …

Sunday Trending Topics: Alan Scott

The big news story of the week continued on Sunday: Well, at Phoenix Comic Con, I had a much stronger source confirm to me that, yes, it is indeed Alan Scott. On that basis I feel confident in calling it. …

Yes, America, It’s Alan Scott

A few days ago, I ran semi-sourced stories indicating that the character who DC Comics announced as being reintroduced to the New 52 DC Universe as a gay man, was Alan Scott, the original Green Lantern, who appeared in Earth …

Thursday Trending Topics: The Golden Age Green Lantern

Rich has heard from some of his sources about which iconic character will be reintroduced as a gay man: If my assumptions are correct, we will learn of Alan Scott’s sexual orientation and his role as a Green Lantern of Earth …

Will Alan Scott, DC’s Original Green Lantern, Be Reintroduced As A Gay Man?

Understand that this is not a firm story. Not like DC Comics renumbering all their New DCU comics to issues zero through September, say. This is based on a number of well sourced people and involves considerable hearsay. It does …