Good afternoon! Is it Christmas yet?
Happy birthday to Law & Order’s S. Epatha Merkerson, MADtv’s Stephnie Weir and Jane Sibbett (Friends). If you missed Sibbett’s groundbreaking 1996 Friends episode, “The One with the Lesbian Wedding,” you can watch a clip of it here.
Superstar and super-activist Lady Gaga created a special video for 17-year-old Jacques St. Pierre and his high school. Pierre organized an anti-bullying program at his school in Toronto, Canada and a very well spoken Gaga sent her thanks to Pierre for his activism. This video makes me love Gaga.
OK, it’s official: I’m a little monster-wanna-be.
Actress Hailee Steinfeld’s new ad for Miu Miu has been banned in the UK. The ad isn’t over-sexualizing the 14-year old True Grit Oscar-nominated actress; instead, the Advertising Standards Authority believes the ad is suggesting youth suicide. Take a look and let me know your thoughts. p.s. I hope Steinfeld gets the dirt out of her eye.
In case you missed last night’s 60 Minutes with Angelina Jolie, you’re in luck! In the video below, Jolie discusses her upcoming film, In the Land of Blood and Honey, and how she’s still a wild child.
Jolie said, “I’m still a bad girl. I still have that side of me. It’s just, it’s in its place now.”
American Idol’s Katherine McPhee stars in the upcoming Glee-ish NBC show Smash. Check out a first look at the series (executive produced by Steven Spielberg) as McPhee sings Christina Aguilera’s “Beautiful,” written and produced by out artist Linda Perry.
Smash premieres at 10 p.m. on February 6, 2012.
Juno actress Olivia Thirlby shows off her new pixie haircut on the cover of Foam magazine. If I had that face-hugging haircut I would look like a human pumpkin.
This week on the Late Late Show With Craig Ferguson, the Scottish host is joined by Aisha Tyler (tonight), Margaret Cho (tomorrow) and Kristin Chenoweth (Thursday.) And tonight, tune into E!’s Chelsea Lately to catch lesbian comedian Fortune Feimster during the round table segment.
Tomorrow night at 8 p.m. I’ll be performing at Akbar (4356 W. Sunset Blvd.) in Silverlake, CA along with out comedian Erin Foley and a slew of other comics.
Lesbian/Bi Photo of the Day:
Out artist Jessie J mugged for the camera while she attending the F1 Rocks in Sao Paulo, Brazil.