A Montreal couple was kicked out of a bar, LeManoir in Pointe-Claire, for kissing. The bar owner has since apologized for the actions of the manager and says he welcome all people to kiss in any of the bars he owns.
The New York Times profiled homeless LGBTQ people in San Francisco and what’s being done to help them.
Also in the Times, a parent writes in to ask if their lesbian daughter should “conceal hear sexuality” when applying for colleges. They handle it correctly, by asking other LGBT students if they included their queerness in their essays. The answer: If it was relevant. But the best part is the end:
NY Castings has an uh-mazing handful of interviews with women who currently play gay on our TV screens. I’m talking Charlotte Sullivan, Jes Macallan, Ali Liebert, Lauren Collins, Shiri Appleby and Elizabeth McLaughlin. Charlotte might be a married woman, but she does say this when asked if she’s ever had a crush on a woman:
And Ali Liebert answered a similar question:
Something else I learned: Shiri was in the same sorority as her on-screen ex Lauren German in college! They’ve known each other for years! Read those interviews, for real.
Speaking of Rookie Blue‘s gay girls, Aliyah O’Brien (aka Charlotte’s on-screen love interest) stars in a new lesbian-themed film called Citizen Jane.
Congrats to Norway’s Next Top Model winner, out lesbian musician and student Frida Børli Solaker! AE reader Bente sent in the tip, and wow, so glad she did. You can follow Frida on Twitter for occasional English tweets!
If you love Vita Sackville-West and author Carol Anshaw, you will enjoy Carol’s paintings of Vita! I need one/all of them.
I feel compelled to tell you that Lady Gaga has a mustache and, well, is otherwise nude on the cover of Candy this month.
Today in Lesbianish TV: The Ellen DeGeneres Show, *The Queen Latifah Show, *Buffy (FX 7 a.m., 8 a.m.), *Ellen marathon (FX 9 a.m.), *Dear Genevieve “Everyday Luxe” (HGTV 10 a.m.), *30 Rock “Kidnapped By Danger” (MyTV 11 a.m.), *Grey’s Anatomy (Lifetime 1 p.m., 2 p.m.), The Talk (CBS 2 p.m.), *Secrets of a Restaurant Chef (Food Network 2 p.m.), D.E.B.S. (Starz InBlack 4:45 p.m.), *Four Weddings “…and a Nail in the Head” (TLC 5 p.m.), *Finding Bigfoot (Animal Planet 5 p.m., 6 p.m.), *Generation Cryo “Come to Grips” (MTV 6 p.m.), Jane Velez-Mitchell (HLN 7 p.m.), *Black Ink Crew “You Got Some Stupid Ears” (VH1 7 p.m.), The Biggest Loser (NBC 8 p.m.), The Rachel Maddow Show (MSNBC 9 p.m.), Love & Hip Hop “Wife Swap” (VH1 9 p.m.), *Time of Death “Maria, Laura & Brad” (Showtime2 10 p.m.), Chicago Fire “You Will Hurt Him” (NBC 10:01 p.m.) (Thanks Roni!)