Morning! I like Thursdays. They are so close to Friday!
A couple in St. Petersburg, Florida say they were discriminated against at the DMV when they tried to acquire new driver’s licenses with their new hyphened surname.
Ridiculous! If you can change your last name everywhere else, why should your ID be any different? That couple is way too cute. I am sorry they had to deal with that BS.
I have a mad crush on Alison Mosshart of The Kills, so when I glimpsed her in drag for her the band’s new video, “Baby Says,” my heart stopped. Unfortunately she’s only a tiny bit of the video, but the whole thing is super gay.
Want a Pretty Little Liars spoiler involving Maya and Emily’s mom? (It’s not what you might think, pervs.)
Our own Heather Aimee O’Neill penned a poetry collection! It’s called Memory Future and she talked with Burrow Press about how inspired she has always been by Jeanette Winterson.
Samantha Ronson attended pal Mindy Kaling‘s book launch party in New York this week and even made a playlist for her called “You’re Hanging Out With Mandy.” I love that she included a tune by Subtle Sexuality.
The latest lady to join True Blood is Lucy Griffiths, who will play Eric’s sister. I wonder if she’ll flirt with Pam.
Rihanna released some new promo photos for her new album Talk That Talk. How are you feeling about this one?
AE reader Vanessa tipped us off to this new webcomic called Jesus Loves Lesbians, Too from Maria Burnham. It’s really well done and both poignant and hilarious. Here’s a panel to get you going.
Ellen DeGeneres was on Jimmy Kimmel Live last night. You can watch the whole episode at ABC.com, but I’ve included a clip to entice you.
Today in Lesbianish TV: The Ellen DeGeneres Show, *We the People with Gloria Allred (syndicated) , *Caroline Rhea & Friends (Showtime2 12 p.m.), *Desperate Housewives (Lifetime 1 p.m.), The Talk (CBS 2 p.m.), Margaret Cho: Beautiful (Logo 2:30 p.m.), *Law & Order (TNT 5 p.m.), *Crossing Jordan (CI 6 p.m.), Black Swan (Cinemax 6:20 p.m.), The Rosie Show (OWN 7 p.m.), Missionaries of Hate (Current 7 p.m.), The Hours (Showcase 7 p.m.), The Rachel Maddow Show (MSNBC 9 p.m.), Chopped (Food Network 9 p.m.), Grey’s Anatomy(ABC 9 p.m.), Bound (5 MAX 9 p.m.) and Iron Chef America (Cooking Channel 11 p.m.) (Thanks Roni!)