Black Sails, Captain Flint and the Homophobes

One of my favorite TV shows on these days is Black Sails by far.  This past weekend they threw in a zinger that really ruffled the sexually insecure among us by showing that Captain Flint had an affair with Miranda Barlows husband that cost him a place in the Royal Navy and his lover committed to an asylum for “grief”.  This apparently, despite the plethora of lesbian action, ruffled the homophobes who watch the show.  Seriously, I don’t see the problem.  Gods forbid if some reality is thrown into the show.  It’s not pushing the so-called gay agenda, you can stop watching show and not contribute to it anymore or you can enjoy the story being told, keyword being story.  It’s a story like any other and deserves some attention.

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About Non-Aligned Politics

Husband, tech nerd, scifi nerd, political nerd, science nerd, Asatruar, second generation immigrant, I don't abide by political labels.

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