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Gay Money Is No Good in Indiana – The Daily Beast

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A look at Indiana’s law explicitly legalizing discrimination based on sexual orientation, and the steps taken by GenCon to stand against it.

GenCon, the world’s biggest convention for tabletop gaming and a massive moneymaking machine for the State of Indiana, has responded to a bill that legalizes discrimination against LGBT customers by threatening to leave the state—and take their $50 million-a-year convention elsewhere.

This isn’t because GenCon is run by political progressives or “social justice warriors” trying to make a difference. It reallyreally isn’t. If GenCon leaves Indianapolis it’ll be for the same reason it came to Indianapolis and abandoned its original home of Wisconsin, the home state of founder of D&D Gary Gygax (peace be upon him).

(Read the entire article at The Daily Beast)