November 22, 2010

GLAAD claims that 'Glee' shouldn't have used 'tra**y'

GLAAD is upset that the hit Fox series, Glee, featured the word “tra**y” in its “Rocky Horror”-themed show. In the episode, the character of Mike Chang offers to play campy cross-dresser Dr. Frank-N-Furter but then backs out, explaining that his parents don’t want him “dressing up like a tranny.” GLAAD issues a statement noting that “the larger problem is that the word ‘tranny’ has become an easy punch line in popular culture.” The statement also […]