and, Jem. we’re all atwitter about Jem.
Marvel Comics’ Astonishing X-Men is set to experience a new sound effect on top of its booms, whams, and snikts: the bong of wedding bells. Specifically, it’s the wedding bells of Marvel’s first gay marriage between longtime X-Man Northstar and his civilian boyfriend, Kyle. After pairing up the couple in 2009, Marvel is officially tying their knot in June’s Astonishing X-Men #51.
This is totally badass and timely. Y’all should go read the full-on article/interview. It’s worth it.
…there’s also a kinda snotty but really neat slideshow about LGTBQ superheroes/heroines.