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Tales From The Four Color Closet: One Week After Orlando

By Joe Glass A week ago saw the worst mass shooting in American history. To date. I'm sad that I feel I need to add that last bit, but frankly, the phrase 'worst mass shooting in American history' is becoming all too frequently uttered. It was an act of absolute terror. But it was also […]

#DCRebirth – Rolling Back On LGBTQ+ Representation?

A Tales From The Four Color Closet Special by Joe GlassYesterday saw DC's massive media event announcing this Summer's Rebirth retooling of the DC line Now, before going into aspects which have personally left me feeling let down by DC, let me say that there are a number of books and creative teams announced I[...]

Tales from the Four Color Closet: Top 5 LGBTQ in Comics in 2015

By Joe Glass Yes, I write an LGBTQ interest comic. No, I am not going to include it in this list. Thankfully, in one respect, there have been quite a lot of awesome steps forward in LGBTQ representation and coverage in comics this year. So much so that listing just five is doing somewhat of […]

Tales From The Four Color Closet: Creating a Glass Closet for Angela

By Joe Glass Oh, Axel Alonso….why couldn't you just say 'Yes'? Axel and Marvel have come under fire a fair bit in the last few months, given repeated attempts to skirt the topic of if/when Marvel would have a lead queer character book, or even outright saying they don't believe the time is right, to […]