Good morning. I hope you are doing OK. It’s with a heavy heart that I say I hope Robin Williams rests in peace after learning of this death yesterday. Ellen expressed her feelings on Twitter.
I watched The Birdcage in his honor last night. What a talent.
Game of Thrones author George RR Martin says he won’t include gay characters in his books because of “limitations,” aka his central characters just aren’t gay.
So basically if we write him letters asking for lesbians, it won’t matter. He’s keeping it pretty straight, and the show is only giving us a few tidbits here and there.
If you’er getting married, don’t shop at W.W. Bridal Boutique in Bloomsburg, Pennsylvania. They don’t serve lesbians because they “have to answer to God.” I hate when people think God says “Discriminate!” You’re doing it wrong!
Some women prefer butches. *Raises hand*
Carole Pope has a new EP called Music for Lesbians and it’s pretty hilarious. She recently told Outtake Voices about the collection:
The creator of Lesbian Emjois, Kimberly Linn, tells ThinkProgress about creating the awesome new images.
Several queer artists are included in this BuzzFeed piece on women drawing themselves naked. I love Nicole Georges‘.
Gertrude Steins’ Tender Buttons is coming to the stage. A theatrical version will play at the Theater for The New City from October 2-19. Love it.
Liz Jackson wants to be Miss Harlem Shake, and she’s a finalist. The 32-year-old told DNAInfo:
Today in Lesbianish TV: *The Ellen DeGeneres Show, *The Queen Latifah Show, Good Morning America (ABC 7 a.m.), The Other Shore (Showtime2 9:35 a.m.), S*isterhood of Hip Hop Preview (Oxygen 11 a.m., 3 p.m.), 8: The Mormon Proposition (Pivot 11 a.m.), The East (5 MAX 12:35 p.m.), The Nanny “The Rosie Show” (Logo 1:30 p.m., 9 p.m.), The Talk (CBS 2 p.m.), *Secrets of a Restaurant Chef (Food Network 2 p.m.), *Billy on the Street (Fuse 2 p.m.), Rent (FXM 3 p.m.), *Will & Grace “Swimming From Cambodia” (We 3:30 p.m.), *Sex and the City “The Cheating Curve” (E! 3:30 p.m.), *Buffy marathon (Pivot 4 p.m., 2 a.m.), Say Yes to the Dress “Day of Challenges” (TLC 5 p.m.), Laurel Canyon (IndiePlex 5:45 p.m.), *Chasing Life “What to Expect When You’re Expecting Chemo” (ABC Family 6 p.m.), *Face Off marathon (Syfy 6 p.m.), Jane Velez-Mitchell (HLN 7 p.m.), *Law & Order: SVU “Alien” (USA 7 p.m.), Pretty Little Liars “A Dark Ali” (ABC Family 8 p.m.), WNBA Basketball – Los Angeles at Minnesota (NBA 8 p.m.), *Masters of Sex “Giants” (Showtime 8 p.m., 10 p.m.), *Chopped “Chop On Through” (Food Network 8 p.m.), Precious (OWN 8 p.m., 10:30 p.m.), The Rachel Maddow Show (MSNBC 9 p.m.), Chasing Life “Finding Chemo” (ABC Family 9 p.m.), Face Off “Twisted Trees” (Syfy 9 p.m.), Sisterhood of Hip Hop “Femme-C’s” (Oxygen 9 p.m., 10 p.m.), *Ray Donovan “Irish Spring” (Showtime 9 p.m., 11 p.m.), Boys on the Side (Encore 9:50 p.m.), Election (TMC 11:30 p.m.), *True Blood “Almost Home” (HBO 12 a.m.), *The Bridge “Eye of the Deep” (FX 12:08 a.m.) (Thanks Roni!)