comScore Bisexuality | The Mary Sue - Page 2
The Mary Sue


Things We Saw Today: Regina Spektor Covers The Beatles For the Kubo and the Two Strings Soundtrack

The animated film Kubo and the Two Strings from LAIKA doesn't come out until next week, but you may have already heard this awesome cut off the soundtrack, which was released August 5th. If you haven't, this cover of The Beatles classic "While My Guitar Gently Weeps" by Regina Spektor is lovely. If you have heard it, this is the recently-released official video. Let this mellow track ease you into your weekend.

Read More

Evan Rachel Wood Talks Biphobia and Hollywood’s Pay Disparity

In a candid interview with Motto, Evan Rachel Wood discussed working with Ellen Page in Into the Forest, the importance of sharing stories in the LGBT community, biphobia, pay disparity, and representation.

Read More

Media Response to Amber Heard’s Allegations of Abuse Reveals Staggering Biphobia

Last week, Amber Heard filed for divorce from Johnny Depp. On Friday, the news broke that Heard had also filed a restraining order against her soon-to-be-ex-husband, alleging domestic abuse. Outlets like The Daily Mail and The Sun wasted no time reporting on the case, and Heard's allegations also received play in mainstream media outlets that don't always focus so intensely on celebrity news.

Read More

On The 100, Our Heda Lexa, and LGBTQ+ Representation on TV

Yu gonplei ste odon.

Last week's episode of The 100, called "Thirteen," was one of the best episodes in the series' history. It also included a plot element that left many fans - particularly young lesbian fans - distraught and angry. **SPOILERS TO FOLLOW FOR THE 100. DO NOT GO PAST THIS POINT IF YOU'RE NOT CAUGHT UP**

Read More

The CW’s Crazy Ex-Girlfriend Fights Bisexual Erasure with “Gettin’ Bi”

Crazy Ex-Girlfriend on The CW is one of the most gleefully and surprisingly subversive shows on TV right now.

Read More

Kris Anka Celebrates Wonder Woman as Part of #BisexualAwarenessWeek

One of us! One of us!

September 21st-27th marks Bisexual Awareness Week (the one week of the year where we assume corporeal form before Brigadooning back into the hetero mists), and to celebrate, artist Kris Anka posted a lovely sketch on Twitter of some of comics' bisexual heroes.

Read More

Brian Michael Bendis Unconvincingly Denies Bi-Erasure In All-New X-Men


Brian Michael Bendis' All-New X-Men #40 just came out today, but it's already been the subject of intense scrutiny after pages leaked to Tumblr earlier this week revealed a scene in which Jean Grey forces Iceman (Bobby Drake) to admit he's gay.

Read More

The CW’s The 100 Now Has A 17-Year-Old Female Canon Bisexual Protagonist

And you should be watching it.

Clarke Griffin (Eliza Taylor) was already a tremendously written and performed female character, bucking the typical archetypes for leading ladies, particularly ones on The CW. She is courageous, clinical and kind-hearted, while also being vulnerable and, at times, lethal. She's the brain of the show team, the one who's always trying to keep her people one step ahead of any looming threat. She's a badass.

Read More

DC Comics’ Catwoman is Officially Bisexual — Here’s Why That’s Important

Catwoman #39 was released yesterday and confirmed what many fans have guessed over the years about everyone’s favorite cat burglar.

Read More

Just a Phase: Why Barbara Kean is Gotham’s Most Problematic Character

There's a lot to unpack about FOX's Gotham, and most of it ain't good. Leaving aside Donal Logue's long-suffering Bullock and Robin Lord Taylor's delightfully sinister Penguin, Gotham is a mess of paint-by-numbers plotlines and unsubtle winks to the Bat-canon. Many of these aspects of the show had some potential, but nearly all were squandered—and none more than the sad tale of Barbara Kean, the latest in a long line of bisexual characters thrown under the bus by network TV.

Read More

Things We Saw Today: In a Bad Spot? Try Praying to Saint Jareth

Things We Saw Today

This Jareth/David Bowie prayer candle is by Etsy seller Greaser Creatures, who's also sanctified Darth Vader, Princess Leia, Elvira, and more.

Read More

Worth A Shot, I Guess: Male Atlantic Mollies Go Gay To Boost Mating Chances With Females Later

We've brought you stories about some of the more interesting techniques animals will go to to improve, even slightly, their chances at breeding. Heck, you barely need us for that -- head down to your local watering hole any Friday night and you'll no doubt get to glimpse folks going to some lengths for the chance to land a mate, even (or especially) just for one evening. A study published online today in the journal Biology Letters suggests that we may have a winner in the "weird ways to get freaky" sweepstakes, though. Researchers studying the Atlantic molly, a small tropical fish related to the guppy, found that some smaller, less dominant examples of Atlantic molly manhood have developed a curious mating tactic -- to improve their chances of breeding with a female, they will first copulate with other males to demonstrate their sexual fitness.

Read More

Google Uncensors “Bisexual” From Instant Search?

Cautiously Optimistic

It's been two years now since Google unveiled Instant Search, so long, in fact, that I couldn't remember what it was called anymore. Lets have a refresher: two years ago Google changed the way they display search results from waiting for you to press enter before showing a static page, to displaying a constantly refreshing page of guesses based on the characters you'd typed in so far. The problem with this that many people immediately raised was that nobody was going to want to search for words like "sextillion," "pork," or "book," seeing as how those words share initial letters with "sex," "porn," and "boobs." No worries, Google had a plan for that: certain words would not call in the instant search function, and instead would require folks to press enter to see anything other than a blank page. These words would offer no autocorrects, no suggested searches, and feature no results. Which seemed reasonable until Instant Search was rolled out, revealing that included on that list of words was "lesbian," and "bisexual," but not, for example, "ex-gay." It's taken two years, but BiNet says they've managed to get Google to rescind its policy on "bisexual" as a term that does not work with Instant Search.

Read More

© 2018 The Mary Sue, LLC | About Us | Advertise | Subscription FAQ | Privacy | User Agreement | Disclaimer | Contact | RSS RSS
Dan Abrams, Founder

  1. Mediaite
  2. The Mary Sue
  3. RunwayRiot
  4. Law & Crime
  5. Gossip Cop