Happy June! It’s Pride month! Yay!
Well, first thing’s first: this happened.
What you are witnessing is Tina Fey presenting Amy Schumer with a Peabody Award last night, and making out in the process. Sadly, we will not be able to watch this kiss until June 21, when the awards ceremony airs on Pivot.
Genderqueer model Rain Dove is featured in People magazine.
IndieWire has more about Carol from director Todd Haynes and writer Phyllis Nagy.
A lesbian couple in Tampa has been granted the ability to divorce one another, despite not being married in Florida because same-sex marriage isn’t legal there. (They were married in Massachusetts.)
Lesbian penguins of Ireland have celebrated the recent vote for marriage equality. As they should!
Rita Mae Brown seems to be way less interested in her lesbian identity now than she was back in her Lavender Menace days.
Relevant to Rita Mae’s obsessions (aka cats): Lost Girl as explained by famous felines.
Photographer Miki Vargas‘s Handsome Revolution Project is relevant to my interests.
SOAK does a bad ass cover of Bonnie Raitt‘s “I Can’t Make You Love Me.”
No matter what the movies tell you, having an affair with your teacher is not awesome if you’re in high school.
Playbill is celebrating 30 days of Pride for the second year in a row.
Esquire thinks Season 3 of Orange is the New Black is the best one yet, and I’m inclined to agree.
It looks like 20th Century Fox is adapting the gay-women comic Lumberjanes into a movie, but it will be written by a dude. Huh.
Out writer Lane Moore‘s band It was Romance has a sexy Cry Baby-esque new video for the track “Philadelphia.” Spoiler: It does not star Tom Hanks or Denzel Washington. The band’s new self-titled album is available on iTunes.
Today in Lesbianish TV: The Ellen DeGeneres Show The Rachael Ray Show – Guest: Jane Lynch (rerun) Good Morning America (ABC 7 a.m.) Afternoon Delight (Starz Edge 9:20 a.m.) Rock and Roll Hall of Fame (HBO2 11 a.m., 12:30 a.m.) – Joan Jett & the Blackhearts are honored (rerun) Tea with Mussolini (Starz Cinema 11:30 a.m.) White Collar marathon (Universal HD 1 p.m., 2 a.m.) The Talk (CBS 2 p.m.) Secrets of a Restaurant Chef (Food Network 2 p.m.) (rerun) South Beach Tow marathon (TruTV 2 p.m.) Tammy (HBO2 2 p.m.) Best in Show (HBO Comedy 3:15 p.m., 10:45 p.m.) Black Sails “IX.”/”X.” (Starz 5 p.m./6 p.m.) (rerun) Knock Knock, It’s Tig Notaro (Showcase 6 p.m.) Jennifer’s Body (FXM 6 p.m.) The Jane Austen Book Club (Starz Comedy 6:10 p.m.) The Best Thing I Ever Ate “On a Stick” (Food Network 6:30 p.m.) – With Cat Cora (rerun) Inside Comedy “Ted Danson; Wanda Sykes”/”Bryan Cranston; Carol Leifer” (Showtime2 8 p.m./8:30 p.m.) (rerun) The Rachel Maddow Show (MSNBC 9 p.m.) Classic Women’s World Cup Soccer – 1999 U.S. vs. China Final (Fox Sports 1 9 p.m.) Jane the Virgin “Chapter One (Pilot)” (CW 9 p.m.) (rerun) Bessie (HBO 9:30 p.m.) Guilty Pleasures “Decadent and Delicious” (Food Network 10 p.m.) – With Anne Burrell Archer “El Contador”/”The Limited” (Comedy Central 10 p.m./10:30 p.m.) (rerun) V for Vendetta (TMAX 10 p.m.) Cucumber & Banana (Logo 10:31 p.m.) Conan (TBS 11 p.m.) – Guest: Courtney Barnett White Collar “Burke’s Seven” (Universal HD 11 p.m.) (rerun) Friends “The One With the Sonogram at the End” (Nick 11:36 p.m.) (rerun) The Roommate (FXM 1 a.m., 7 a.m.) Frida (Starz Cinema 1:15 a.m.) 30 Rock “Kidnapped by Danger” (WGN America 3 a.m.) (rerun) Chef Wanted with Anne Burrell “Legendary NYC Steakhouse” (Food Network 4 a.m.) (rerun) Pariah (MoreMAX 5:10 a.m.) Coming Out Stories “Mom, I’m a Lesbian (Karen)” (Logo 6 a.m.) (rerun) Valentine Road (HBO 6 a.m.) The Private Lives of Pippa Lee (Sundance 6 a.m.) Rules of Engagement “Les-Bro” (TBS 6 a.m.) (rerun) Buffy “Pangs” (Pivot 6 a.m.) (rerun) Coming Out Stories “Identical Twins (Van)” (Logo 8:30 a.m.) (rerun) (Thanks Roni!)