The complex history of Marvel and DC’s queer characters

It's Pride Month, so let's take a bit of a deep dive into the complicated history of queer comic book characters and the "Big Two" publishers, Marvel Comics and DC Comics. I started reading comic books in the early 90s, with my very first comic book purchase being Avengers #345 (Part 5 of "Operation: Galactic … Continue reading The complex history of Marvel and DC’s queer characters

Carrie Fisher, Ming-Na Wen, Ashanti among women receiving Hollywood Walk of Fame stars

The names of artists who are slated to receive the honor of a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in 2022 have been released. This year's list includes a slew of pop culture female icons including Star Wars' Carrie Fisher, Disney princess Ming-Na Wen, and Grammy Award-winning Ashanti. Other women receiving their stars on … Continue reading Carrie Fisher, Ming-Na Wen, Ashanti among women receiving Hollywood Walk of Fame stars