Any post asking for advice should be generic and not specific to your situation alone. I've studied Batman longer and harder than most; my PhD was a cultural history of the character. Loading comments… Trouble loading? Bruce hosted a national radio program on Talk Radio Network through much of the s. I thought it was because of queer jokes with the name Bruce made by Johnny Carson in the 70s. The constant need to insist on Batman's heterosexuality always, unwittingly, reminds us of the campy incarnations as it tries to repress them; and the harder the push towards "darkness", the more the "rainbow Batman" sneaks through the gaps.
His accusations were widely reported, and comedians started to use Bruce as the standard name for their homosexual characters the way in France Marie-Chantal has become synonymous with "snobbish and stupid woman" after Jacques Chazot invented that character in the fifties.
It's time to bring back the Bruce
The youngest Bruce I know is years old and he is not gay at all. Retrieved 16 January Archived from the original on I don't where it comes from -- maybe an old book or movie -- but Bruce was considered a "sissy" name even prior to World War II. Why is the name Bruce seen in such a gay light? How did Bruce become a stereotypically gay name? Bruce also starred in a supporting role in the documentary The Undefeated.
Retrieved from " https: The title may contain two, short, necessary context sentences. His closest relationships are always with men; his heterosexual romances inevitably flop, and are often revealed as just a social front. She sensed something was wrong and went to get help, but once Bruce stepped outside, Benet shot herself. But nobody makes such a fuss about Superman being straight, or Green Arrow being into girls. I've studied Batman longer and harder than most; my PhD was a cultural history of the character. Comment replies consisting solely of images will be removed.