When ‘X-Men’ Hero Northstar Came Out As Gay: VIDEO


Almost every news outlet has been reporting on the fact that gay X-Man Northstar is about to marry his boyfriend. Any why not? It's an important milestone to see a mainstream superhero tie the knot with another man.

But let us not forget Northstar's other LGBT achievement: coming out of the closet in the 1990s, when being gay was even more taboo.

That was another first and definitely newsworthy, as you'll see AFTER THE JUMP