Kudos to Tom for having the guts (we would say "balls," but that's probably insensitive. Besides, we already did that in the title) to go through with it. GLAAD and The Gaslight Anthem have already voiced their support.
Queen Elizabeth's jubilee celebration took place this week. To give you some perspective, she ascended the throne in 1952, long before luminescent truncheons (what you silly Americans call "glow sticks") became the vogue. She was probably hoping there'd be more spaceships by now.