Archie Comics' Only Openly Gay Character to Get First Published Kiss

Archie Comics, an illustrated parable about an ordinary young man who is inexplicably irresistible to women of every hair color and economic class, is getting its first gay kiss. Yay! But also, it's about time — the comic series introduced Kevin Keller, its first openly gay character, in 2010, so the poor youth has… » 5/20/13 4:30pm 5/20/13 4:30pm

Conservatives Deeply Concerned By Gay Comic Book Character's Impending…

It looks like Glenn Beck should have saved his ire for the Archie comics rather than losing it over the new biracial, gay Spider-Man (particularly because Miles Morales is heterosexual). It was announced today that Archie's friend Kevin Keller will get married to a man later this year. Conservatives are extremely… » 9/15/11 11:17pm 9/15/11 11:17pm

Lady CEO Of Archie Comics Accused Of Shouting About Penises

Archie Comics is suing to bar its co-ceo, Nancy Silberkleit from returning to the office, saying employees complained about her "offensive" behavior. » 7/08/11 5:10pm 7/08/11 5:10pm

Comic Progress: Archie's Interracial Romance

Last year, Archie proposed to Veronica. But it's 2010, baby! We've got a black president! And Archie is now hooking up with Valerie, the black chick from Josie And The Pussycats. More mag covers at the link! [Archie Comics] » 4/07/10 6:30pm 4/07/10 6:30pm

Collector Objects To Archie & Veronica's Marriage

Comic book store owner Dave Luebke is auctioning a copy of Archie Comics No. 1 worth $30,000 to protest Archie proposing to Veronica in the August 19 issue. "Betty is it. Not Veronica," said Luebke, "This is serious." [AP] » 8/14/09 9:20am 8/14/09 9:20am