BioWare cleansing the term “gay” from The Old Republic

Uh oh. BioWare is apparently censoring the words “gay,” “homosexual” and “lesbian” from the Old Republic message boards.Why? According to moderator Sean Dahlberg, “As I have stated before, these are terms that do not exist in Star Wars.”At least you’re not alone, Stephen. Just a hunch, but you can probably expect this to get quite […]

12 years ago

Lesbian headlines

  • Microsoft finally looking to stop gay bannings on Live

    Is that the whiff of common sense? The stench of reason? Xbox Live mod boss Stephen Toulouse has confirmed Microsoft is looking at ways Xbox Live users can express sexual preference on the service without getting banned.His comment came after yet another Live subscriber was banned for ‘causing offence’ by saying they were homosexual in […]

    12 years ago
  • Lesbian banned from Live after admitting sexual preference

    A woman has apparently been banned from Xbox Live for stating the fact she was a lesbian in her profile.An email from “Teresa” has been posted on Consumerist:I just recently saw a thing on your site about someones gamer tag being banned because it had the word gay in the tag. I had a similar […]

    12 years ago