Despite the movies watered down the comics, it is not impossible to see the saga going bolder in the future, especially with a TV show focusing on Loki in the works. DC will have its first lesbian superhero, after all. Moreover, both Tom Hiddleston and Tessa Thompson have said that they played their characters in Thor and Avengers — Loki and Valkyrie respectively — as bisexuals. There might take time for Marvel to give us the historically accurate, queer Norse folks we deserve.
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Ideas concerning Eros, honor and death were central to the Norse perception of the world. Odin is the greatest war god, and associated with manliness. However, Odin is also the most powerful master of seid sorcery , an activity associated with women. Seid may be interpreted as a form of shamanism.
Loki insulting the gods- including accusations of passive homosexuality. Google Images. On the face of it, Norse society accepted sexual relationships between men.
W hen former Minnesota Vikings punter Chris Kluwe posted an explosive article on Deadspin in January, alleging that the team dumped him for being an outspoken supporter of gay marriage, he knew his career was pretty much over. So Kluwe announced Tuesday that he plans to file a discrimination suit against the Vikings, unless the findings of the investigation are made public. Those recommendations are to be provided to the team this week … the Vikings have never made or broken promises as Kluwe and his attorney Clayton Halunen have claimed … As we have consistently communicated throughout this process, the Vikings will have further comment when the investigation is entirely complete and the team has made determinations on next steps.