www.411mania.com
|  News |  Film Reviews |  Columns |  DVD/Other Reviews |  News Report |
SPOTLIGHTS  SPOTLIGHTS
MOVIES/TV
// San Diego Comic Con Wrap-Up: Avengers 2, Wonder Woman Costume, Batman v. Superman, More
MUSIC
// Aubrey O'Day Rocks Some Great Cleavage in Instagram Selfie
WRESTLING
// WWE Announces 700,000 Subscribers to The WWE Network
MMA
// Is Fighting Ronda Rousey First in Gina Carano’s Best Interest?
GAMES
// Name of Next Assassin's Creed Xbox 360, PS3 Game Leaked?


MOVIE REVIEW  MOVIE REVIEWS
//  Hercules Review
//  Lucy Review
//  Dawn Of The Planet Of The Apes Review
//  Life Itself Review
//  The Purge: Anarchy Review
//  Planes: Fire & Rescue
 HOT MOVIES
//  The Dark Knight Rises
//  The Avengers
//  Prometheus
//  The Amazing Spider-Man
//  Iron Man 3
//  The Hobbit
SYNDICATE  SYNDICATE



411mania RSS Feeds





Follow 411mania on Twitter!




Add 411 On Facebook
 


 
 411mania » Movies » News

Advertisement
[Movies] Guardians of the Galaxy Director Apologizes For Gay Slur-Riddled Blog Post
Posted by Jeremy Thomas on 11.30.2012



James Gun has apologized for a blog post he wrote a couple of years ago titled "The 50 Superheroes You Most Want to Have Sex With." Gunn, who is directing Guardians of the Galaxy, wrote the (now-deleted) post on his blog after he had readers vote on which superheroes, male and female, that they would like to sleep with. His commentary on them included referring to Gambit as a "fruit," noting in the Flash's entry that if he was having sex with a man that "I too would want it to be by someone who would get it over with quick," hoping that someone can "turn" Batwoman from being a lesbian to being straight and more. You can see the blog entry thanks to Google (warning: NSFW language) here.

Gunn posted the following apology to his Facebook page:

A couple of years ago I wrote a blog that was meant to be satirical and funny. In rereading it over the past day I don't think it's funny. The attempted humor in the blog does not represent my actual feelings. However, I can see where statements were poorly worded and offensive to many. I'm sorry and regret making them at all.

People who are familiar with me as evidenced by my Facebook page and other mediums know that I'm an outspoken proponent for the rights of the gay and lesbian community, women and anyone who feels disenfranchised, and it kills me that some other outsider like myself, despite his or her gender or sexuality, might feel hurt or attacked by something I said. We're all in the same camp, and I want to do my best to make this world a better place for all of us. I'm learning all the time. I promise to be more careful with my words in the future. And I will do my best to be funnier as well. Much love to all - James


There is no indication at this time that his job directing Guardians of the Galaxy is in jeopardy.





MUST-READ 411 STORIES:

Why WrestleMania 31 Needs A Plan B

Top 10 Iconic TV Vehicles

Nikki Bella Instagrams Bikini Pics


comments powered by Disqus







www.41mania.com
Copyright (c) 2011 411mania.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
Click here for our privacy policy. Please help us serve you better, fill out our survey.
Use of this site signifies your agreement to our terms of use.