It’s Bobby Drake’s time to shine. In the closing chapter of Uncanny X-Men #600, out today, a teenaged Bobby finds himself fully accepting the fact that he’s gay…and attempting to tell his older, present-day Iceman counterpart about his sexuality.
“When I was younger, I would say to myself: what I wouldn’t give to live a normal life. But we’re not–none of us in this room will ever have normal. Because we are to be punished for being different? No.”