Family Guy Baby Stewie Is Gay: Creator
Explains why he wants to take over the world, MacFarlane says
By Evann Gastaldo,  Newser Staff
Posted Aug 13, 2009 9:30 AM CDT
Producer and writer Seth MacFarlane arrives at the 8th Annual Chrysalis Butterfly Ball benefit gala in Los Angeles on Saturday, June 6, 2009.   (AP Photo/Dan Steinberg)
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(Newser) – Baby Stewie was this close to coming out as gay in an episode of Family Guy, but creator Seth MacFarlane says he decided “to keep it vague” because “he’s a 1-year-old,” the New York Daily News reports. “Ultimately, Stewie will be gay or a very unhappy repressed heterosexual,” MacFarlane says in September’s Playboy. “He has a lot of aggression, which comes from confusion and uncertainty about his orientation.”