Tag Archives: gay

All Is Full Of Linky-Love: 3 Questions With Robert Chandler, Director Of Dirty Sexy Comics

Dale Lazarov writes, His bio: Robert Chandler is a producer, director and writer. He’s done hundreds of short films and promotional pieces in Hollywood and in the world of gay erotica. He created the gay adult site, Fantastic Foreskin, three …

“As A Gay Man Growing Up And Reading These Stories, It Was Tremendously Inspirational And Encouraging To Me – Marvel VP Accepts Corporate Vanguard Award At Los Angeles LGBT Center

Cort Lane is Marvel’s vice president of Animation Development. On Saturday he was on hand to accept the Corporate Vanguard Award, presented by Two And A Half Men’s Holland Taylor, on behalf of Marvel Entertainment at the  45th Anniversary Gala Vanguard Awards held at The …

Today, DC Comics Says Batman Is Gay. Discuss.

Multiversity: The Just #1 is out today, by Grant Morrison and Ben Oliver. A couple of years ago, Grant Morrison told Playboy, He’s very plutonian in the sense that he’s wealthy and also in the sense that he’s sexually deviant. …

Are Batman And Gordon A Couple In Teen Titans Go!?

Batman and Commissioner Gordon have made a few very brief appearances in Teen Titans Go! Laughing outrageously together watching traffic go by, fishing and watching the fireworks together (also laughing outrageously). But yesterday’s episode, Slumber Party, may have given a …

Gays in Comics – It’s a Queer, Queer World At San Diego Comic Con

By Joe Glass Saturday at Comic-Con saw the 27th annual Gays in Comics panel, organised by the awesome Prism Comics, an advocacy and support group for LGBT in the medium. First things first, it is WONDERFUL that there is a …

Archie To Die Taking A Bullet For Kevin Keller. Same-Sex Marriage, Gun Rights, Beloved Childhood Character, Internet Start Your Engines!

Archie Comics had told us that Archie would die in the out-of-continuity-such-as-there-is Life Of Archie comic, that looks at a number of future and what if scenarios for the familiar characters, often taking a route down more serious issues of …

What If A Gay Superhero Kissed His Boyfriend And No One Cared?

It’s been argued that the most important portrayal of homosexuality in comic books is when it isn’t a mater of comment. It just is. Could this be a turning point? When reading Teen Titans #29, we said this, Hmm… all this …

Oni Press Boycotts Uline Over Their Support For Anti-Gay Campaigns

A Chicago-based political action committee, Family-PAC has campaigned for voters to tell Representative Mike Smiddy to vote against last year’s proposed marriage equality bill, saying children raised by same-sex couples will “never know their real parents”. Family-PAC director Paul Caprio spoke …

Gay Group Turns Politician Into Comic Book Supervillain. Like He Wasn’t Already.

 The Des Moines Register reports how local conservative politician Bob Vander Plaats has been turned into a comic book schoolyard supervillain Bull Von Ploots in a comic book starring superhero-schoolgirl-with-two-mothers, Mighty Moxy. Vander Plaats is also the CEO  of The Family …

Is There A Story Under Lois Lane’s Nose That She’s Ignoring?

Today, Lois Lane gets her own New 52 one shot comic book, Superman: Lois Lane. Well, he does turn up for a panel. But in the comic, Lois Lane goes on the track of Amanda, someone close to her sister, …

ComiXology Rejects Dale Lazarov’s First-To-Digital Gay Erotic Comics

ComiXology carry a number of sexually explicit comic books such as Black Kiss and Sex from Image Comics. They are not available through Apple’s iOS but can be purchased through the digital distributor’s main site. But not all books are …

South Carolina Legislators To Punish College For Assigning Gay-Themed ‘Fun Home’ Comic To Freshmen

So that’s where Doctor Frederic Wertham went. The Associated Press reports that South Carolina is to remove $52,000 from the College of Charleston’s budget. Which, coincidentally, is exactly the same sum the college spent on a program that saw the …

Why I Will See Every Film Ellen Page Is In From Now On, Forever

Timothy Carsons writes, I didn’t think you deserved your Oscar nomination, Ellen Page. I thought Juno was an incredibly overhyped and overrated movie. But, after watching the speech below, I will attend any film you’re in – big or small. …

Young Avengers, Batwoman, Fearless Defenders, Life With Archie And Husbands Nominated For Gay Media Awards

GLAAD has announced its nominees for its 2014 awards for the treatment of gay characters and themes, including for comic books. The awards usually favour the mainstream familiar comic books over the more personal works. But it makes for an …

Is Young Avengers The First Mainstream All LGBT Superhero Team?

Young Avengers by Kieron Gillen and Jamie McKelvie (and a few friends) comes to an end today, and it also concludes Gillen’s Loki story, even more that Journey Into Mystery did. The new Loki story picks up in All New …

Al-Qaeda’s Super Secret Gay Weapon Blocked By Apple iBooks

Al-Qaeda’s Super Secret Weapon, an erotic political satire, actually – written by David Zelman, was recently released by Northwest Press in mid-November. The book has been absent from one particular venue since its release: Apple’s iBooks store. Today the publisher …

And Now America’s Typical Teenage Girl Is Gay, Thanks To Archie Comics

Okay, so this is from Afterlife With Archie #2. It’s a big zombie attack, it’s for teenage readers, it’s separated from the main Archie titles. You’re not going to find Ethel turning up in the main Archie Comics as a …

The New Gay X-Man In Today’s Uncanny X-Men #14 (SPOILERS) UPDATE

This is how they did it back in 1992, in Alpha Flight #106, by Scott Lobdell and Mark Pacella. And this is how they do it in 2013, in Uncanny X-Men #14 by Brian Michael Bendis and Chris Bachalo. And …