The Green Lantern is Back … And He's Gay


The superhero made famous on the big screen by Ryan Reynolds gives his boyfriend a kiss in a new comic.

Had anyone suggested a year ago — heck, a month ago — that not only “Green Lantern” but also “Alan Scott” would be US trending topics on Twitter, they'd likely have been soundly mocked. But on the day that DC Comics launched its full-on media assault

Superhero Green Lantern will be revealed as gay in the next edition of "Earth 2," DC Comics announced. NEW YORK, June 1 (UPI) — American superhero Green Lantern will be revealed as gay in the next edition of "Earth 2," DC Comics announced Thursday.

The coming issue of "Earth 2" will introduce readers to the boyfriend of Alan Scott, and the beginning of Scott's journey toward becoming the Green Lantern.

This image provided by DC Entertainment shows a page from the second issue of the company's "Earth 2" comic book series featuring Alan Scott, the alter ego of its Green Lantern character, who is revealed to be gay. The reveal is the latest example of

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