WATCH: TV’s gayest comedy? ‘Our Flag Means Death’ sets sail for season two
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Avast, ye landlubbers! HBO Max’s riotous, seafaring pirate comedy Our Flag Means Death is about to set sail for its second season—and we’re celebrating the return of one of TV’s queerest, funniest series.
That’s right, it wasn’t necessarily obvious that Our Flag Means Death was going to be quite so gay during its maiden voyage in 2022, but it gradually revealed its true (rainbow) colors over the course of season one, becoming a proper cult hit in the process.
To back up a bit, the series is very loosely inspired by a real person: Stede Bonnet, known as the “Gentleman Pirate” because he was a fairly wealthy landowner prior to his life of crime on the high