Marvel to make subtext text by having one of the original X-Men come out as gay

For years, the big appeal of The X-Men has been the way it can be used as a metaphor for anything that makes someone different. Whether you’re gay, or overweight, or you shoot lasers out of your eyes, or you’re just a comic-loving nerd, the X-Men are there to show you that being different doesn’t mean you can’t beat…