An interesting and entertaining examination on the inclusion of gay characters in modern Science Fiction.
This is going to be another touchy subject so let’s all promise to be on our best behavior right out of the gate? If not, I’m prepared to throw down, if you know what I mean.
*smacks a riding crop menacingly into the palm of his hand*
Good. Now that we’re all reading the same book, let’s get on the same page by giving you a bit of my own background. I’ve lived in Oakland, CA for the past four years. Before that I lived in Minneapolis, MN. This is important because these two cities (If you include San Francisco into the conversation alongside Oakland) are like two super LGBT capitols of the world. So I come from a microcosmic world of LGBT acceptance.
This skews my perspective.
In addition, one of my sisters is dating another woman (Huzzah! I like women too, welcome to the club dear sister). I don’t…
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