Morning Brew – Rita Ora wanted to kiss Iggy Azalea on the VMAs

 
 

Good morning!

Did you watch the Emmys last night? We had fun on the red carpet and snapped some videos on our Instagram, including this one of OITNB‘s Yael Stone fixing co-star Madeline Brewer‘s hair before they go in front of photographers. Super cute.

The dad of a teen lesbian writes into Slate for some advice on how to handle sleepovers his daughter has with her “best friend.”

There’s a lesbian couple in a new Korean film called Futureless Things.

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If you’re in Singapore, check out I Stand Corrected, a performance art response to the corrective rapes of women in South Africa. It looks really amazing.

Anonymous sources close to Lindsay Lohan insist she prefers women.

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Sia has another new track with Eminem, despite his use of gay slurs in a lot of his songs. Sia maintains the rapper is not homophobic and would not work with him if he were.

Hollyoaks stars Steph Davies and Steph Waring kissed for cameras in Manchester.

Rita Ora wanted to kiss Iggy Azalea during their VMAs performance of “Black Widow,” but it didn’t happen!

“I said to Iggy we should just make out on stage, kiss during our performance. She told me that would be crazy, because it’s already been done. Britney Spears and Madonna kissing was my favourite VMA performance ever.”

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Damn you, Iggy! If Katy Perry can wear Britney’s dress, you can replicate her liplock.

A new Scottish sitcom called The Graduettes includes a character named Grace (played by Heather Haddow), who “thinks she might be a lesbian.”

Kristin Bauer van Straten talked about the end of True Blood with EW.

Lea DeLaria talked about her coming out on The Arsenio Hall Show back in 1993.

I’d been a stand-up comic for almost eleven years. They did an article on me in the LA Times and it was so well-received that I started getting phone calls from every late night talk show. I went with Arsenio because at that time it was the number one talk show in America and reached millions of people around the world. That gave me an instantaneous worldwide fame. Interesting fact, I was on the couch for five minutes and my stand-up routine was four minutes, they did a count and I said the words ‘dyke’, ‘fag’ and ‘queer’ 47 times in the nine minutes I was on. I didn’t just open that closet door, I chain-sawed it open.

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Speaking of Lea, you can bid on a coffee date with Big Boo herself. It all profits the Women’s Prison Association.

Mary Lambert has a behind-the-scenes look at her new video “Secrets.”

Wentworth fans will enjoy this video of star Danielle Cormack playing a very wet and fun game called Innuendo. (Thanks Dreamer!)

Today in Lesbianish TV: *The Ellen DeGeneres Show, *The Queen Latifah Show, Good Morning America (ABC 7 a.m.), *Supernatural “LARP and the Real Girl” (TNT 10 a.m.), *Tabatha Coffey on Home & Family (Hallmark 10 a.m.), *Sisterhood of Hip Hop “Rap Battles” (Oxygen 11 a.m.), *Sex and the City (E! 11 a.m./11:30 a.m./12 p.m.), *Pretty Little Liars marathon (ABC Family 12 p.m.), The Talk (CBS 2 p.m.), *Secrets of a Restaurant Chef (Food Network 2 p.m.), *Law & Order: SVU “Alternate” (USA 2 p.m.), *Face Off marathon (Syfy 4 p.m.), *Buffy marathon (Pivot 4 p.m., 1 a.m.), Kidnapped For Christ (Showtime2 4:30 p.m.), Kicking & Screaming (HBO Family 5:25 p.m.), Jane Velez-Mitchell (HLN 7 p.m.), *Renovation Realities “The Cohen Job” (DIY 7:30 p.m.), *Girl Code “Birthdays; Bad Habits; Getting Back Out There” (MTV 7:30 p.m.), Pretty Little Liars “Taking This One to the Grave” (ABC Family 8 p.m.), Cat Cora on Food Fighters “Jon Coombs” (NBC 8 p.m.), *Masters of Sex “Asterion” (Showtime 8 p.m., 10 p.m.), The Rachel Maddow Show (MSNBC 9 p.m.), Face Off “Wizard of Wonderland” (Syfy 9 p.m.), *Sisterhood of Hip Hop “Love or Hip Hop” (Oxygen 9 p.m.), *Ray Donovan “Walk This Way” (Showtime 9 p.m., 11 p.m.), The Normal Heart (HBO Zone 10 p.m.), *Iron Chef America “Cora vs. Lahlou” (Cooking Channel 11 p.m.), *Beat Bobby Flay “Battle of Brooklyn” (Food Network 11:30 p.m.), *True Blood “Thank You” (HBO 12 a.m.), Jennifer’s Body (FXM 12 a.m.) (Thanks Roni!)

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