Bloomberg Makes Cameo on Gay X Men Comic
June 23 2012 12:07 PM ET

Bloomberg Makes Cameo on Gay X-Men Comic

Diane Anderson-Minshall

After Marvel Comics released its much ballyhooed Astonishing X-Men #51 featuring the wedding of gay X-Man Northstar and his longtime boyfriend Kyle, LGBT fans held events at comic book sto

Life in Hell Not Eternal as Matt Groening Ends Inclusive Comic Strip
June 20 2012 3:52 PM ET

No More 'Life in Hell'

Trudy Ring

Akbar and Jeff are hanging up their fezzes as "Life in Hell" ceases publication.

Shop Honors Comic Book Wedding With Real One
June 20 2012 3:02 PM ET

Shop Honors Comic Book Wedding With Real One

Trudy Ring

A New York comics store celebrated gay X-Man Northstar's marriage with a real same-sex wedding, and there were special events elsewhere as well.

Get an Early Look at How Marvel Comics Depicts the Wedding of Gay Superhero Northstar
June 19 2012 9:01 PM ET

Inside the Marvel Comics Gay Wedding

Jase Peeples

The creative team behind Marvel Comics’ Astonishing X-Men talks about tackling the first same-sex superhero wedding and the future of the industry’s original gay hero.

Million Moms Facebook Post Draws Unsolicited Praise for DC and Green Lantern
June 01 2012 6:08 PM ET

Million Moms Facebook Post Draws Unsolicited Praise for DC's Gay Green Lantern

Trudy Ring

The antigay group's Facebook post about the gay superhero was taken down, apparently because it generated many pro-gay comments.

Green Lantern Shines in A New Light
June 01 2012 3:00 AM ET

Green Lantern Shines in a New Light

Jase Peeples

Writer James Robinson shares his plans for the new series and why DC Comics decided to bring one of their most iconic superheroes out of the closet.

Green Lantern Alan Scott Pegged as New Gay DC Character
May 28 2012 1:09 PM ET

Green Lantern Alan Scott Likely New Gay DC Character

Trudy Ring

Reliable sources say the original Green Lantern will be the character rebooted as gay.

Million Moms Upset Over Gay Superheroes
May 25 2012 2:10 PM ET

Million Moms Upset Over Gay Superheroes

Trudy Ring

The right-wing group, with a history of failed campaigns, is objecting to Marvel's plans to marry Northstar to his boyfriend and DC's projected gay hero.

DC Comics Wants to Reintroduce Character as Gay or Lesbian
May 21 2012 3:25 PM ET

Could Superman Be Gay? DC Comics Wants to Change Orientation of One of Their Characters

Neal Broverman

DC Comics will soon take one of their best known characters and reintroduce them as LGBT.

Classic Comic Strip Features Gay Teen Story
April 28 2012 12:34 PM ET

Classic Comic Strip Features Gay Teen Story

Michelle Garcia

After dealing with suicide, alcoholism, and teen pregnancy 40-year-old comic strip Funky Winkerbean will include a story arc about a gay couple at Tom Batiuk's fictional Westview High School.

Wedding for Gay XMan
March 21 2012 4:45 PM ET

Wedding for Gay X-Man?

Trudy Ring

Apparently same-sex comic book weddings are for superheroes too: Rumor has it that the X-Men’s Northstar is heading for the altar with his longtime boyfriend, Kyle.