Miss Long Beach’s first ever out lesbian contestant did not win. (Boo!) 25-year-old Jenelle Hutcherson competed in a tux and says she is planning on entering the Miss America pageant.
Duran Duran have a new song called “Girl Panic,” which I can already relate to. But the video is equally fabulous, starring supermodels as the band — and making out.
Tegan and Sara‘s Get Along comes out today and they shared five touring tips with Spin.
Wolfe Video has acquired the U.S. distribution rights to Swedish lesbian film, With Every Heartbeat (otherwise known as Kyss Mig). The movie recently won an AFI Film Award, too!
R&B singer Omarion‘s ex has come out as a lesbian. Here’s a pic she Tweeted of herself.
In some sad news, another LGBT bookstore is closing. This time it’s Atlanta’s Outwrite Bookstore and Coffeehouse, which has been open for 18 years. Please, support your local feminist/LGBT bookstore!
Sarah Ellis and Kristen Henderson (Antigone Rising) are chronicling their nuptials for The Huffington Post. The video series is called Here Come the Brides.
Speaking of brides, I want to congratulate our very own Chicks Getting Hitched columnist, Meg Streit, who is now engaged! Her lovely partner Shira popped the question over the weekend. I have a feeling Meg already has the whole ceremony planned out.
Jane Lynch took on Jimmy Fallon in a rousing game of Pan Pong last night. (Yes, Pan Pong.)
On tonight’s episode of the ABC series Man Up!, Markie Post and Alison La Placa play some mombians. Here’s the description:
Kenny is nervous about meeting his new girlfriend Jane’s parents, and as expected, when he finds out her parents are lesbians and also therapists, the situation goes from bad to worse. Her parents also own a coffee shop and end up giving Craig a music gig there, only to see the nice gesture backfire when he gets the wrong idea about the coffeehouse manager.
Remember Markie Post from Night Court? Never did I think I’d see her playing a lez. Dreams come true! The show airs tonight at 8:30 p.m.
Today in Lesbianish TV: The Ellen DeGeneres Show, The O.C. (SoapNet 11 a.m.), When Ocean Meets Sky (Logo 1 p.m.), The Talk (CBS 2 p.m.), *Living Single (Oxygen 3 p.m.), Mulholland Dr. (5MAX 6:30 p.m.), The Rosie Show (OWN 7 p.m., 11 p.m.), Glee (Fox 8 p.m.), The Rachel Maddow Show (MSNBC 9 p.m., midnight, 4 a.m.), *Degrassi (TeenNick 9 p.m.), Ellen DeGeneres: Here and Now (Logo 9:30 p.m., midnight), Iron Chef America (Cooking Channel 11 p.m.), *Boardwalk Empire (HBO 11:30 p.m.) and The Kids Are All Right (MMAX 12:30 a.m.) (Thanks Roni!)