Pence for your thoughts: A Libertarian-Republican’s open letter about Indiana’s new law

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Photo by Gen Con By Nathan Lichtman I remember the first time I heard Mike Pence speak. It was at CPAC (Conservative Political Action Conference) a few years ago. I thought, “Wow, what charisma.” Even though I knew he was deeply a Christian man and an icon in the religious … Continue reading

This is how BioWare deals with transgender in Dragon Age: Inquisition

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You may hate on BioWare all you want about the ending of Mass Effect 3, but the one thing you can appreciate about them is their support of the LGBT community. In Mass Effect 3 and the Dragon Age series, you had the option of romancing a partner of the same sex. These are strong characters who have … Continue reading

The Walking Dead’s Daryl Dixon was to be ‘prison gay’


A lot of hoopla was made when it was revealed that Robert Kirman had talks about having Daryl Dixon be a gay character. He then said that it will be discussed in the show in the future. Some were against the idea, while others were for it. Scott M. Gimple, who’s the current … Continue reading

Marvel and George Takei to be honored at Los Angeles’ LGBT event


George Takei, an LGBT activist, is known for playing Sulu in the original Star Trek series. He and Marvel Entertainment will be honored at the Los Angeles LGBT Center’s 45th Anniversary Gala Vanguard Awards in Los Angeles on November 8th at the Hyatt Regency Century Plaza. The event celebrates the … Continue reading

Bryan Singer under investigation again for sexual abuse…this time with NYPD

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Bryan Singer was accused and charged of sexual abuse with a minor. Recently, the charges were dropped. You’d think Singer would get a break, but another alleged sexual scandal has surfaced involving a New York City man in his twenties. The NYPD is investigating the alleged incident that happened in March 2014. … Continue reading

More talk about whether The Walking Dead’s Daryl Dixon is gay

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When Robert Kirkman revealed that Daryl Dixon (Norman Reedus) might be gay, the fans made a big commotion about it, whether for it or against it. Showrunner Scott M. Gimple told TV Line that Daryl’s orientation won’t be revealed this year, but he is happy to see that fans are still talking … Continue reading

The Walking Dead’s Robert Kirkman considered Daryl Dixon being gay

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Daryl Dixon became an instant fan-favorite when AMC’s The Walking Dead series premiered. It’s gotten to the point that if Daryl was going to die in the show, fans would riot. We don’t have to worry about that yet. So far the show has hinted at some kind of relationship … Continue reading

12 photos of X-Men’s Sir Ian McKellen and Patrick Stewart to warm your cold heart

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The world is a dark place. Murders, kidnapping, human rights issues — it’s enough to make a person lock themselves away and cry in their bed alone. Luckily, we have these two guys to bring the joy back into our lives. With X-Men: Days of Future Past hitting theaters this … Continue reading

Andrew Garfield amazes us in new Arcade Fire video for ‘We Exist’

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There’s something about a vanilla-laden lanky guy getting primped up for visual art that gets media all chilly and excited. Probably taking a cue from Jared Leto’s mind-blowing performance in Dallas Buyer’s Club, The Amazing Spider-Man‘s Andrew Garfield explores the gender identity issue in Arcade Fire‘s music video for their … Continue reading

Mother Russia says ‘Sims 4′ is no good for children

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News broke last week when the official Twitter account of The Sims in Russia @thesimsrussia tweeted out the rating The Sims 4 received, which reads “Established Russian rating #TheSims4 – 18+ (Prohibited for children).” Установлен российский рейтинг #TheSims4 – 18+ (Запрещено для детей) — The Sims Russia (@thesimsrussia) May … Continue reading

#Miiquality: Can Nintendo NOT afford to change at the behest of gaymers?

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In a recent social campaign rallying for Nintendo to include same-sex marriage in Tomodachi Life, the company refused to change. Their stubborn ways could prove unfortunate for the brand’s future. Upcoming title Tomodachi Life, the direct sequel to the Japan-exclusive Tomodachi Collection, was released in April 2013 in Japan and … Continue reading

Gaming in Color queer gaming documentary review

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Out of the closet and into the arcade! Gaming In Color is a full length documentary of the queer gaming community. Funded via a KickStarter campaign, the film received $51,158 from 1,026 backers and was released less than a year after their fundraising goal was met. Including the interviews with … Continue reading

Mattel’s new toy, Liam Neeson’s horse debate, 719 new planets and more you should know this week

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Here’s a roundup of nerdy news from this week. Mt. Gox Bitcoin exchange files for bankruptcy With speculations of the firm’s demise just days before its official announcement, the bankruptcy took down with it 750,000 bitcoins from users and 100,000 of its own, translating to about $425 million in recent … Continue reading

ICYMI: What you should know this week, February 21 2014

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‘Fantastic Four’ reboot has been cast! We know you’ve been dying to see which actors will join the film reboot of the Marvel comic. Luckily for you, the cast was announced this past week, and although there’s some contention surrounding this, we can all agree that the upcoming film has … Continue reading

Gay organization, Geeks OUT!, protests ‘Ender’s Game’


Ender’s Game is quickly becoming one of the most anticipated films of the fall season, but like many films, it is facing social protesting by gay organization Geeks Out. The author of the Ender’s Game series, Orson Scott Card, is a well-known gay-rights opponent who has actively expressed his opinion … Continue reading