gay marriage

Wonder Woman Tells Superman 'It's Not Gay Marriage, It's Just Marriage'

From the upcoming digital-and-then-print Sensation Comics from DC Comics, Wonder Woman officiates a marriage between two women of her acquaintance. And offers perspective from Paradise Island, a country of just women. Huffington Post writes of writer and artist Jason Badower, The wedding issue also marks Badower's DC Comics debut. The artist told The Huffington Post in […]

Marvel's Gay Marriage/Chik-Fil-A Allegory In Today's Cable And X-Force (SPOILERS)

Which is clearly an allegory towards Chik-Fil-A's Dan Cathy and his statements and support against against gay marriage.So what options do Cable And The X-Force have? A boycott that could play into mutophobic concerns? Campaigning on social media? Maybe an ad campaign of their own? Hope, lay out the options.Oh yes because there's some kind[...]

Gay Marriage In Comics At NYCC

Skip Harvey reports for Bleeding Cool from NYCC and the Gay Marriage In Comics panel;The issue of sexual identity in comics isn't a new one From Northstar to the justifiably snide re-introduction of Kate Kane, to Apollo and Midnighter, this idea has been around for a while Now, however, it's a hot button political volleyball[...]

Thirteen Gay Weddings In Four Comic Stores For Astonishing X-Men #51

And some people are making quite the celebration.Collectors Corner in Baltimore, familiar to Bleeding Cool readers, are celebrating their own gay wedding as two longtime customers renew their vows for an event instore  to celebrate the release of Astonishing X-Men #51.Midtown Comics are hosting a private same sex wedding in their Downtown store in ManhattanAnd[...]

Mickey Mouse Supports Gay Marriage At Disney Tokyo

Marvel Comics may be about to make news for their first gay marriage in a comic book, between Northstar and his partner Kyle But their parent company has beaten them to it.Tokyo Disney Resort has confirmed that same sex couples can have their own fairytale wedding at hotels in the resort, after enquiries were made[...]

Marvel Plans A Gay Marriage Media Furore For Astonishing X-Men

We've already reported on the upcoming nuptials of X-Man Northstar and his boyfriend Kyle in Astonishing X-Men. Marvel is still being oh so coy on the details and I'm starting to wonder if Rictor and Shatterstar or Hulking and Wiccan will pop by to make it triple gay wedding. Anyway, Marvel have told retailers today, […]

A Little Heart Pimps Out Creators To Support Marriage Equality

A Little Heart is an indie comics anthology being created to support marriage equality, and seeking funding through Kickstarter.Its in reaction to the approaching Minnesota referendum to ban gay marriage, but draws a talent base from further afield They include Noah Van Sciver, Joseph Remnant, Kate Craig + Emily Carroll, Maurice Vellekoop, MariNaomi, Sally Madden,[...]

One Million Homophobic Moms Target Archie Comics And Toys R Us (UPDATED)

Kevin Keller will forever be a part of Riverdale, and he will live a happy, long life free of prejudice, hate and narrow-minded people." Despite a few Fox News commentators, the introduction of gay characters and gay marriage into Archie Comics had gone down rather smoothly. Celebrated even Leading to sell out sales and positive vibes all round.That was until[...]

Monday Runaround – Gay Marriage, Perfume And Newt Gingrich

KevinWatch: Everyone's talking Archie! The Daily Mail, Huffington, Tim, Fox News… it's going to get busy! MooreWatch: Alan Moore on sexism in comics in the eighties. Miss Arrowette would reduce gangs of criminals to spluttering, coughing helplessness by engulfing them in clouds of talc from her 'Powder-Puff Arrow'. Batgirl would dazzle villains by reflecting the […]