Saturday, March 24, 2012

Religious Right pitches a fit over same-sex romances on Star Wars: The Old Republic

Time for this player of SW:TOR to be a good environmentalist, and recycle.

"My hed is pasted on, yay."

MaddowBlog on MSNBC: A long time ago, in a galaxy far far, a gay...
Apparently the whole Religious Right versus same sex-romance-in-Star Wars-video-games dogfight isn't over yet.

Quick rewind: Recently, BioWare, the makers of the massively popular MMO video game Star Wars: The Old Republic, decided that one of your role playing options should be a same sex romance. Diverse, the universe is, hm?
Newsarama via Yahoo! News has the report: Same Sex Romance Comes to a Galaxy Far, Far Away. Back to MaddowBlog:
Right on cue, the usual right-wing watchdogs got their midi-chlorians in a bunch and, just like here on Earth, they are trying to eliminate these rebel alliances.
The American Decency Association, Family Research Council, and Florida Family Association all piled on and their cluelessness is at Cowboy Bebop at His Computer levels. The wankiest of all the complainers were the Florida Family Association, who made the image of Darth Ru-Paul illustrating this entry.

Also posted to unfunny_fandom on JournalFen.

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