Articles Posted in the " queer " Category



  • “You Need To Calm Down” Is Wall to Wall Queer Iconography

    Prior to this week I wasn’t super into Taylor Swift, but the music video for “You Need To Calm Down” is dripping with queer iconography that truly seems to understand current queer community trends and pop culture references.  More importantly, it’s a call to action. -*Read our before commenting.* Please do not copy our content […]


  • Is Queer Representation on the Marvel Cinematic Universe’s Horizon?

    What’s that light in the distance? Could it be nothing more than the bright blast of blue from one of Tony Stark’s Iron-Man suit’s repulsors? Perhaps it’s just a gleam of a sunbeam caught on the edge of Captain America’s Vibranium shield. Or maybe it’s a fierce lightning storm, shot down from the high heavens […]


  • LGBTQ+ Representation for a General Audience

    This week the fifth episode of Star Trek: Discover “Choose Your Pain” introduced a same sex couple – Stamets and Culber – which is being hailed as an amazing moment for LGBTQ+ representation. I’ve been thinking about the portrayal of this same sex couple and why I am at once very pleased with it, but also […]


  • Good As Dead: How Yuri!!! on Ice Changed My Life

    “If you don’t have any inspiration left, you’re as good as dead.” – Yuri Plisetsky (Yuri!!! on Ice) Sometimes a certain piece of media comes along and sweeps us away. It can be a book, a TV show, an anime, anything. Something clicks and our feet get knocked out from under us. It resonates through […]


  • Kawaii Kon 2017 Panel: Let’s Celebrate Yuri!! On Ice

    Kawaii Kon 2017 happened over the weekend featuring many great cosplayers and fan works from the hit show Yuri on Ice. The fandom has become a large presence in the anime community, and Kawaii Kon 2017 was no exception.  YOI fans showed up in force on the convention floor and at the panel.  On Sunday […]