Christmas is a Thresher That Separates the Other from the Norm: Why the Grinch is a Queer Icon

Cover art by the fantastic @BurgaBossu Much has been written on the process through which children's movie villeins become queer and otherwise non-conforming icons. The basic idea goes: villains are often coded as minorities, especially LGBTQ, and marginalized kids go from relating to the bad guy to dressing up as them at parties. With Tumblr's … Continue reading Christmas is a Thresher That Separates the Other from the Norm: Why the Grinch is a Queer Icon