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Archie to be shot saving gay best friend in comic book series conclusion

| Monday, July 14, 2014
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LOS ANGELES -- Archie Andrews will die taking a bullet for his gay best friend. The famous freckle-faced comic book icon is meeting his demise in Wednesday's installment of "Life with Archie" when he intervenes in an assassination attempt on Kevin Keller, Archie Comics' first openly gay character. Andrews' death, which was first announced in April, will mark the...

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Gay kiss in upcoming Archie Comics a poke at real controversy

| Monday, May 20, 2013
This comic book image released by Archie Comics shows issue 10 of "Kevin Keller" features openly-gay character Kevin Keller, right, kissing his boyfriend Devon. The issue will go on sale on Aug. 7.Image: Archie Comics
It's a just quick kiss, but it's a long step forward for Archie Comics' only openly gay character Kevin Keller.

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‘Glee’ meets ‘Archie’ in TV-comic book crossover

| Tuesday, March 5, 2013
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Blaine Anderson and Kevin Keller? Betty Cooper and Noah Puckerman? Things are not as they usually are in the halls of William McKinley and Riverdale high schools.

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George Takei makes appearance in Archie’s ‘Kevin Keller’ comic

| Saturday, December 8, 2012
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George Takei makes a special appearance as himself in issue No. 6 of Archie Comics’ Kevin Keller, when the two come face to face at a science fiction convention.

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Archie Comics fires back at One Million Moms over gay comic book protest

| Wednesday, February 29, 2012
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Archie Comics has fired back at the American Family Association after its affiliate "One Million Moms" called out retailer Toys R Us for selling an Archie comic book that features a "just married" same-sex couple.

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American Family Association targets Toys R Us over gay couple in Archie comics

| Tuesday, February 28, 2012
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After failing to convince JC Penney to fire Ellen DeGeneres as their spokesperson because she is openly gay, now the American Family Association’s group One Million Moms is putting Toys R Us in its cross hairs for selling an Archie comic book that features a same-sex marriage.

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Archie Comics’ gay pal Kevin Keller is getting married

| Thursday, November 24, 2011
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Archie Comics' gay pal Kevin Keller is getting married. In a first for mainstream comic books, gay marriage will be the storyline in the January edition of the "Life with Archie" series, as the characters of fictional Riverdale gather for the wedding between Kevin and his partner.

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Archie comics’ openly gay student to get his own monthly comic book series

| Tuesday, July 19, 2011
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Kevin Keller, the first openly gay resident of Archie comics' fictional Riverdale, will have his own monthly comic book starting in February.

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Archie Comics’ openly gay character gets four issue spin-off

| Tuesday, March 29, 2011
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Archie’s first openly gay character Kevin Keller will receive receiving his own run in a four-issue spin-off this June.

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