In its entire eighty-plus year history, no Worldcon has ever removed someone as a Guest of Honor. There’s a first time for everything.
Carano’s dismissal wasn’t a quick, arbitrary decision by Disney / Lucasfilm. It was something that built over months.
“What is change in society? A change is – you cannot even imagine a world any other way.” — Neil deGrasse Tyson, about Nichelle Nichols changing the course of history of space flight.
The actress and mixed martial arts fighter has been removed from the cast by Disney after she shared a post on social media implying that being a Republican was like being Jewish during the WWII Holocaust.
William Shatner: “Shouldn’t The Commanding Officer Aboard a ‘Space Force’ Ship be a Captain and Not a Colonel?”
The Captain has spoken. The future needs you!
Blizzard seems to be preferring the government of China over its own fans. What now?