Star Trek Needs a Gay Character and Here's How to Do It: One Trekkie’s Proposal
Basically put, the author wants a gay character in the next Star Trek
movie, or for Mr. Sulu to come out (or even Chekov or Scott.)
Personally, although I think that the franchise needs GLBT characters, I don't think that this movie and the next one are the best places to do it; only a TV show can pull that off and have the time to do it well enough. I also think that the writer is putting way too much on the shoulders of the production team to accomplish this, simply because it's a possibly blockbuster movie based on a popular franchise.
But that's just me; does anybody else have any thoughts about this?