Gayest Episode Ever
Gayest Episode Ever
Drew Mackie & Glen Lakin / TableCakes Productions
Back in the day, a major sitcom doing a gay episode was a big deal. A proper gay episode would get headlines, but it would get the attention of two young guys who were still figuring things out — sexuality-wise and culture-wise. Gayest Episode Ever has screenwriter Glen Lakin and stay-at-home journalist Drew Mackie going through the great and not-so-great gay episodes of sitcoms past.
What’s Gay About Scooby-Doo?
49 minutes Posted May 6, 2020 at 12:07 am.
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    Velma is the Scooby-Doo character that we all decided was queer, but there’s a surprising pop culture precedent for why we might think this. From 1959 to 1963, the CBS sitcom The Many Loves of Dobie Gillis offered the world Zelda Gilroy, a smart, determined force of nature who was the smartest girl in the room. Not only was Velma inspired by Zelda, but the actress who played Zelda, Sheila Keuhl, ended up being gay in real life and went on to a career in Los Angeles politics.