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Saturday Night Live Season 46: Punkie Johnson Makes SNL History

Saturday Night Live Season 46: Punkie Johnson Makes SNL History

October starts off with a significant addition to the cast list of Saturday Night Live for the premiere of its' 46th season on NBC. Being added to the cast as a featured player is southern comedian, Punkie Johnson. What is so important about this news, not only to the series itself but also for Punkie, […]

Drag Race All Stars Season 3: Ru-watching Franchises Best Season Yet

Drag Race All Stars Season 3: Ru-watching Franchise's Best Season Yet

Yes, we've finally gotten to one of my favorite seasons of RuPaul's Drag Race All Stars, quite possibly of the entire Drag Race franchise. It takes the "Lip Sync for Your Legacy" All Stars rules and really shapes them into a great competition and demands the queens rise to the occasion. To quote the amazing […]

The Trevor Project Promotes Awareness In Animal Crossing: New Horizons

The Trevor Project Promotes Awareness In Animal Crossing: New Horizons

In-game tasks such as fishing, island landscaping, bug catching, and home decoration can help young LGBTQ players form positive social connections in the game and across social media With significant decreases in in-person support systems, playing the game can create feelings of belonging, community, and safety that empower LGBTQ youth Positive social interactions serve as[...]

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. […]

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 […]

Marvel Comics Empyre #4 Will Make News Headlines Worldwide SPOILERS

Marvel Comics' Empyre #4 Will Make News Headlines Worldwide SPOILERS

Tomorrow will see the publication of Empyre #4, the fourth issue of Marvel Comics series that has seen the Avengers and the Fantastic Four deal with a combined invasion of Skrull and Kree alien empires together – that turned out to be an assault on the seemingly-peaceful plant-like Cotati race. But then it turned out […]

GLAAD Media Awards TV Winners: Pose Schitts Creek Colbert &#038 More

GLAAD Media Awards TV Winners: Pose, Schitt's Creek, Colbert & More

Hosted outside and poolside by comedians Fortune Feimster and Gina Yashere, the 31st edition of the ceremony created to honor fair, accurate, and inclusive representations of LGBTQ people and issues in the media featured performances by Tony Award-winner Ben Platt (The Politician), as well as singer and activist Shea Diamond.[caption id="attachment_1244501" align="aligncenter" width="600"] GLAAD Media[...]

Teddy And Billy in Lords Of Empyre: Hulkling &#8211 Betrayed With A Kiss

Teddy And Billy in Lords Of Empyre: Hulkling – Betrayed With A Kiss

The Empyre series has seen Teddy Altman, Hulking leading a Skrull and Kree aligned assault on the Earth. But, as Bleeding Cool saw in the tea leaves, it was against the Cotati on the Moon, and they are now seen as the real threat to all animal life in the galaxy. But how did Hulking […]

81 Words: FX Pose Co-Creator Team for LGBTQ Activism History Series

81 Words: FX, Pose Co-Creator Team for LGBTQ Activism History Series

Steven Canals, co-creator of Pose with Ryan Murphy, has inked a deal with 20th century TV earlier this year. We now get his first big project from that deal: a limited drama series centering around the 1974 abolishment of homosexuality being classified as a mental illness. The series, titled 81 Words, shares a story and […]

Drag Race All Stars Season 5: Bob The Drag Queen &#038 I Spill Some Tea

Drag Race All Stars Season 5: Bob The Drag Queen & I Spill Some Tea

Bob The Drag Queen is back with her drag sister Monet X Change to "kiki" about this week's episode of RuPaul's Drag Race All Stars. To quote Bob, "I'm helmed." This episode was fine, but it was a stand-up challenge and we all knew that Blair St. Clair wasn't long for this competition going into […]

Star Wars Showrunner Leslye Headland Discusses Getting in the Room

Star Wars Showrunner Leslye Headland Discusses "Getting in the Room"

Though the COVID-19 pandemic resulted in some bumpy rides production-wise (as well as some behind-the-scenes maneuverings), viewers still have three other living, breathing projects to look forward to: Ewan McGregor's return for an Obi-Wan series, Diego Luna's return as Cassian Andor for a Rogue One prequel series (obviously), and Russian Doll co-creator Leslye Headland's developing[...]

Drag Race All Stars 2 Gets Its Groove On: RuPaul Quaran-Stream Rewatch

Drag Race All Stars 2 Gets Its Groove On: RuPaul Quaran-Stream Rewatch

I know it's been a while since I've written more about my Drag Race rewatch, but I'm back! I may have been on a slightly "forced hiatus" because apparently refusing to exist without huge hair, a fully beaten face, a formal sequin gown, and at least 6-inch heels at all times is a little "out […]

Meet Trixie Mattel &#038 Her Tiny Gay Cake (Sorry Its Not a Dirty Joke)

Meet Trixie Mattel & Her Tiny Gay Cake (Sorry, It's Not a Dirty Joke)

Good news, fans of drag queens, Pride month, dangerous toys designed for children, and of course, cake! RuPaul's Drag Race alum and Netflix/YouTube personality Trixie Mattel just released a new video of her proudly baking a 6-layer rainbow cake in honor of Pride. And because Trixie has to be the "gayest gay", she does it […]

Alan Scott Green Lantern as a Gay Man in the 1940s

Alan Scott, Green Lantern, as a Gay Man in the 1940s

In May 2012, Bleeding Cool broke the story that DC Comics was to announce that one of their classically established characters was to be recreated as a gay character in their New 52 reboot universe. That it would be an iconic male character. Then heard that it would be Alan Scott, the original Green Lantern […]

RuPauls Drag Race All Stars Season 5: Some Girl Group Challenge Love

RuPaul's Drag Race All Stars Season 5: Some Girl Group Challenge Love

Okay, so while I may be woefully behind on the current season of All Stars, VH1 and Drag Race have me covered, thanks to their YouTube channel. It has everything: clips, recaps, and even the full "Pit Stop" episodes featuring the best host ever, Bob The Drag Queen. And of course, she has different queens […]