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Gay Burger Opens in LA SF NYC Brainchild of Elijah Daniel

Gay Burger Opens in LA, SF, NYC Brainchild of Elijah Daniel

Finally, boring straight-people meat has met its match! Burgers just got a lot more gay, thanks to Elijah Daniel (aka Lil Phag), comedian, author, recording artist, and out-and-proud gay figure. At least, the ones in San Fransisco, Los Angeles, and New York City did…for now. His new burger chain Gay Burger opened today for delivery […]

Haymaker: Nomi Ruiz on Why Hollywood Misunderstands Trans-Narratives

Haymaker: Nomi Ruiz on Why Hollywood Misunderstands Trans-Narratives

Trans actress Nomi Ruiz admits to being a novice in Hollywood but had parts come her way as a flourishing singer/songwriter. When she stumbled upon a script from another novice in writer and director Nick Sasso on Haymaker, it intrigued her. "I felt it was a progressive film," Ruiz said. "I been offered other roles, […]

GLAAD Outstanding Comic Nominees For Marvel DC Boom Random House

GLAAD Outstanding Comic Nominees For Marvel, DC, Boom, Random House

The 32nd GLAAD Award nominations are out, designed to recognise and honour media for their fair, accurate and inclusive representations of the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer (LGBTQ) community and the issues that affect their lives.[caption id="attachment_1330107" align="aligncenter" width="600"] GLAAD Outstanding Comic Nominees For Marvel, DC, Boom, Random House[/caption]In the comic book categories, DC[...]

Marvels Twitter Mistakenly Hid Gay Guardians Of The Galaxy Comments

Marvel's Twitter Mistakenly Hid "Gay" Guardians Of The Galaxy Comments

Yesterday Bleeding Cool ran the news that Marvel's Guardians Of The Galaxy comic written by Al Ewing were about to gain two new members, Wiccan and Hulking, Bill and Ted, the couple who recently wed in Al Ewing's Empyre series. Which saw lots of folks reply excitedly to the news to Marvel's Twitter feed with […]

Star Trek: Discovery S03: Anthony Rapp Wilson Cruz on Stamets/Culber

Star Trek: Discovery S03: Anthony Rapp, Wilson Cruz on Stamets/Culber

Rapp and Cruz, who are Star Trek's first LGBT couple in the featured cast, as Stamets and Culber talk about how their relationship survived everything from how the spore drive was directly affecting Stamets and how death changed Culber.[caption id="attachment_1279700" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Anthony Rapp as Paul Stamets and Wilson Cruz as Dr[...]

Welcome Jenny McKinnon Co-Creator of Sleaze Castle

Welcome, Jenny McKinnon, Co-Creator of Sleaze Castle

This is the very last time I am going to mention Dave McKinnon. Some people may know that name well, the writer of one of my favourite comic books of all time, More Tales From Sleaze Castle, with the late artist Terry Wiley who we lost almost two years ago, as Gratuitous Bunny Comix. I […]

Marvel Boy and Hercules Are An Item Now &#8211 Guardians Of The Galaxy #6

Marvel Boy and Hercules Are An Item Now – Guardians Of The Galaxy #6

Hercules is the Greek God writ large in the Marvel Universe, and has been running around since the seventies. A few years ago, it was revealed that the Marvel version of Hercules was bisexual or pansexual, with his lovers including Northstar, as well as Namora, Black Widow, Snowbird, Alfyse, and more. There was also a […]

Mari Costa Sells Belle Of The Ball YA Graphic Novel to First Second

Mari Costa Sells Belle Of The Ball YA Graphic Novel to First Second

Mari Costa is a Portugal-based webcomic artist, illustrator and storyteller – though she is moving to London for an internship. Known for webcomics such as Supermahou, Peritale, Life of Melody and The Well By The House On The Hill, She has also worked on comic books such as Lumberjanes, Rolled & Told and Rick & Morty. […]

Matrix 4: Keanu Reeves Didnt Know About Franchise as Trans Allegory

Matrix 4: Keanu Reeves Didn't Know About Franchise as Trans Allegory

As far as the recent major revelation from director Lilly Wachowski about The Matrix franchise on its status as trans allegory went over the head of star Keanu Reeves, who played Neo/Thomas Anderson. "I never spoke to Lilly about that," the actor admitted to Yahoo while promoting Bill & Ted Face the Music out August […]

Evidence Of A DC Change Already &#8211 Harley Quinn and Poison Ivy

Evidence Of A DC Change Already – Harley Quinn and Poison Ivy

Yesterday, a lot of DC Comics staffers were made redundant. We were not sure how long it would take for that change to be evident. Turns out it took less than a day. Bleeding Cool has reported extensively on the division within DC and Warners over how to treat Poison Ivy and Harley Quinn. Previously […]

New Wedding Of Wiccan and Hulkling Scenes from Empyre #5 (Spoilers)

New Wedding Of Wiccan and Hulkling Scenes from Empyre #5 (Spoilers)

Want something to lift the mood? Definitely needed right now. Well, last week's Empyre #4 didn't set all the news headlines around the world on fire (as some overenthusiastic fool may have thought, but it got plenty of coverage in the geek and gay press (sometimes totally the same thing) for the wedding of Young […]

Marvel Officially Spills The Beans About Empyre #4 Finale (UPDATE)

Marvel Officially Spills The Beans About Empyre #4 Finale (UPDATE)

Bleeding Cool ran the story last night. And this morning, with visuals. And now Marvel has pushed out the PR, regarding the finale of Empyre #4, published today. As the intergalactic conflict known as EMPYRE rages on, love has prevailed for two of Marvel's most beloved heroes! In an exciting surprise for readers everywhere at […]

That Very Big Moment From Empyre #4 (Spoilers)

That Very Big Moment From Empyre #4 (Spoilers)

We mentioned this last night and everything seemed to explode. The big revealed ending for today's Empyre #4. An issue that saw Hulkling take some rather regrettable decisions, as the new emperor of both Skrull and Kree empires in an assault against the genocidal Cotati alien race, as it seems that one good genocide deserves […]

Harry Potter: Does J.K. Rowlings Transphobic Stance Warrant Boycott

Harry Potter: Does J.K. Rowling's Transphobic Stance Warrant Boycott?

Rowling hasn’t endeared herself to the LGBT community in light of recent transphobic writings on her personal site She responded on Twitter doubling-down on her stance “If sex isn’t real, there’s no same-sex attraction,” Rowling wrote “If sex isn’t real, the lived reality of women globally is erased I know and love trans people, but[...]

The Pride Vs Youth Two Queer Superhero ComiXology Originals Comics

The Pride Vs Youth, Two Queer Superhero ComiXology Originals Comics

Written and published by Welsh comics writer Joe Glass, with a variety of artists including Pride co-creator Gavin Mitchell, the comic revolves around an LGBTQ+ superhero team consisting of FabMan, Angel, Bear, Frost, Sapphire, Twink, White Trash, Wolf and Cub The Pride is a far more conservative, traditional superhero comic than one may have expected,[...]

Magdalene Visaggio Claudia Aguirre are Lost On Planet Earth This Week

Magdalene Visaggio, Claudia Aguirre are Lost On Planet Earth This Week

Magdalene Visaggio and artist Claudia Aguirre are collaborating on an all-new, five-part comic book mini-series, Lost on Planet Earth, debuting digitally this Wednesday, April 15th on ComiXology Originals. Just as Visaggio's sci-fi series Vagrant Queen launches as a TV show on Syfy, so she has a new sci-fi comic book launching this week. And she is […]


Wheres My Biopic Director Dorothy Arzner

Where's My Biopic? Director Dorothy Arzner

When it comes to pioneers of Hollywood, one of the biggest unsung heroes is Dorothy Arzner. She is the first female director in the Hollywood system also having a hand at editing and writing. Despite having only 20 films to her credit, Arzner launched the careers of some of the industry's most talented actors. Natural […]


Jeremy Whitley On Not Being Allowed To Write Gay Characters Kissing in Comics

Jeremy Whitley, On Not Being Allowed To Write Gay Characters Kissing in Comics

Jeremy Whitley, author of Princeless, The Unstoppable Wasp, The FF, Rainbow Brite, the upcoming The School For ExtraterrestrialGirls and many other comic books has just shared one part of the editorial process. And shown what is still going down. He posted out in a series of tweets and replies; So, this was the week I […]