The Closet: Everything Coming Out This Week (August 23 – 29)



Degrassi: TNG (TeenNick, 9:00pm) — Features transgender teen Adam.

Rosie O’Donnell on Rachel Ray (The CW, 10am) — Catch this rerun if you didn’t get a chance to watch it the first time around.


Degrassi: TNG (TeenNick, 9:00pm) — Features transgender teen Adam.

White Collar (USA, 9:00pm) — Features lesbian FBI agent Diana Lancing.

HawthoRNe (TNT, 9:00pm) — The season two finale features lesbian nurse Kelly.


Degrassi: TNG (TeenNick, 9:00pm) — Features transgender teen Adam.

Wanda Sykes on Larry King Live (CNN, 9:00pm) — The out comedian sounds off on news of the day, and anything else that crosses her mind! 

Golden Girls “Goodbye, Mr. Gordon” (Hallmark, 9:30am) — The girls are mistaken for lesbians when they guest on a local show.

Jane Lynch on The Tonight Show (NBC, 11:35pm) — Catch this rerun from July if you haven’t seen it already.


Degrassi: TNG (TeenNick, 9:00pm) — Features transgender teen Adam.

House Hunters “Back to the Big Easy” (HGTV, 12:00pm) — ER doctors Michelle and Julie look for a home in post-Katrina New Orleans.

Ten Grand in Your Hand “Daunting Dormer” (DIY, 2:30pm) — Toni and Donna renovate the second floor of their home. Toni’s teammate from the New York Sharks women’s football team help with the demo. (Lesbian TV expert Roni1133 says, “Seriously one of the gayest things I’ve ever seen on TV.”)

La Cucina (Showtime, 2:30pm) — Starring Leisha Hailey, Christina Hendricks and Rachel Hunter as a lesbian.

Money Hunters “The Four Grand Garage” (DIY, 5:30pm) — Adina and Rae renovate their garage on a budget.

Angie Harmon on Chelsea Lately (E!, 11:00pm) — I wonder if Chelsea will call out the lesbian subtext.


Creative Arts Emmys (E!, 1:00pm) — Watch Neil Patrick Harris and Wendy and Lisa accept their awards.


The 62nd annual Primetime Emmy Awards (NBC, 7:00pm) — We’ll have a full recap for you of all the gay happenings from the red carpet until the last golden statue is handed out.


The Rachel Maddow Show, week nights at 9:00 on MSNBC.

Issues with Jane Valez-Mitchell, nightly at 7:00 on CNN’s Headline News.

The Suze Orman Show, Saturdays at 5am, 9pm and 12am on CNBC.

The Ellen DeGeneres Show, daytime weekdays.

As always, thanks to roni1133 for her lesbian TV expertise!

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