Morning Brew — Taylor Swift honors Ruby Rose at the GLAAD Awards

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Happy Monday, Brewbies! I’m stepping in today while Trish has the day off.

Just when you thought we might get a respite from all the queer lady character killing happening lately, The Vampire Diaries went and killed off both of its lesbians. Come on! Check back later for Lindsay’s recap of the episode, but in the meanwhile you can check out articles about how TVD added itself to the Bury Your Gays list. Here, here and here

Soccer star Abby Wambach was arrested this weekend for a DUI. Wambach took to Facebook and issued an apology for her actions. 

 

Last night I was arrested for DUII in Portland after dinner at a friend’s house. Those that know me, know that I have…

Posted by Abby Wambach on Sunday, April 3, 2016

 

A group of queer women tried out dental dams for Mashable. (NSFW)

Hats off to Scottish Labour Party leader Kezia Dugdale who recently came out in an interview. Of her same-sex relationship, Dugdale had this to say. “I have a female partner. I don’t talk about it very much because I don’t feel I need to. And there’s something too about how meteoric my career has been. I am generally calm, almost serene. I don’t get easily stressed or battered. But I need a bit of stability to do that, and that means my private life is my private life. That’s the thing I just have to have that nobody gets to touch, and that gives me the strength to be calm elsewhere.”

Australian teenager Ally Hocking Howe spoke out for her lesbian moms and queer folks everywhere when she gave a speech at the Why Not conference in Sydney. When pamphlets against same-sex marriage were issued at her high school, Ally decided to take a stand.

K-Stew and Soko continue their reign of cuteness in LA this weekend. Here they are being adorable in Paris too.

Kristen Stewart and Soko Sighting In Paris - March 17, 2016

 

The GLAAD Awards brought out the stars big time this weekend in LA. Orange is the New Black star Ruby Rose received the Stephen F. Kolzak Award, presented by none other than surprise guest, Taylor Swift. Demi Lovato took home the Vanguard Award and Carol won for Outstanding Film. Sense8, Transparent, and Bessie also picked up awards. Here’s a full list of the awards presented that night. Check back on AfterEllen later and we will have some red carpet interviews to share with you.

How about some pics from the event too?

 

27th Annual GLAAD Media Awards - ArrivalsRuby Rose, stealing the show.

 

Scream Queens star Keke Palmer (Photo by Steve Granitz/WireImage)

The dazzling Scream Queens star, Keke Palmer.

 

27th Annual GLAAD Media Awards - Arrivals

The Fosters mom Teri Polo giving us a peek at her tats.

 

27th Annual GLAAD Media Awards - ArrivalsAnd her on-screen wife, the lovely Sherri Saum.

 

27th Annual GLAAD Media Awards - ArrivalsZendaya, showing us how it’s done.

 

27th Annual GLAAD Media Awards - ShowVanguard winner Demi Lovato performing.

 

27th Annual GLAAD Media Awards - ShowThe Queen (Latifah) herself, accepting the award for Bessie.

 

27th Annual GLAAD Media Awards - ShowTaylor Swift and Ruby Rose sharing a hug.

 

This week in lesbian-ish TV (thanks Roni!):

Mon 4/4

The Ellen DeGeneres Show

Good Morning America (ABC 7 a.m.)

The Big Interview “Jane Lynch” (AXS TV 9:30 a.m.) (rerun)

Friday Night Lights “Toilet Bowl” (Pivot 10 a.m.) (rerun)
Secrets of a Restaurant Chef (Food Network 10:30 a.m.) (rerun)
 
The View (ABC 11 a.m.)

House Crashers “Rustic Industrial Kitchen” (DIY 11:30 a.m.) (rerun)

Archer marathon (Comedy Central 12:28 p.m.)
 
Grey’s Anatomy marathon (Lifetime 1 p.m.)
 
The Talk (CBS 2 p.m.)

General Hospital (ABC 2 p.m.)

D.E.B.S. (Starz In Black 2:35 p.m.)

Ellen (Laff 3 p.m./3:30 p.m., 5 a.m./5:30 a.m.) (rerun)
 
New Girl “Bachelorette Party” (TBS 3:30 p.m.) (rerun)

Last Man Standing “Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner” (CMT 5:30 p.m., Hallmark 8 p.m.) (rerun)

Gaycation With Ellen Page “Jamaica” (Viceland 6 p.m.) (rerun)
 
Friday Night Lights “A Sort of Homecoming” (Pivot 6 p.m.) (rerun)
 
Breaking Band “Belinda Carlisle & Sick of Sarah” (AXS TV 7 p.m.)

Tiny House Hunting “Tiny Honeymoon Home in San Diego” (FYI 7:30 p.m.) (rerun)

Call the Midwife (PBS)

Fashion Police “The 2016 iHeartRadio Awards” (E! 8 p.m.)
 
Shameless “Familia Supra Gallegorious Omnia!” (Showtime 8 p.m., 10 p.m.)
 
Gotham “Rise of the Villains: Tonight’s the Night” (Fox 8 p.m.) (rerun)

Person of Interest “Foe”/”Get Carter” (WGN America 8 p.m./9 p.m.) (rerun)
 
Chasing Amy (TMC Xtra 8 p.m.)
 
The Rachel Maddow Show (MSNBC 9 p.m.)

Black Ink Crew “Black Ink For Life!” (VH1 9 p.m.)

27th Annual GLAAD Media Awards (Logo 10:01 p.m.)
 
Golden Girls “Isn’t It Romantic?” (Hallmark 11 p.m.) (rerun)
True Life “I Want My Ex Back” (MTV 11:32 p.m.) (rerun)
Rules of Engagement “Uh-Oh It’s Magic” (WGN America 1:30 a.m.) (rerun)

The New Adventures of Old Christine “Unidentified Funk” (TV Land 1:30 a.m.) (rerun)

I Am Cait “Great Scott!”/”The Great Debate” (E! 2 a.m./3 a.m.) (rerun)
 
The Walking Dead “Last Day on Earth” (AMC 3:45 a.m.)
Billie Jean King: Pioneer (HBO Family 5 a.m.)

Buffy “Showtime”/”Potential” (Pivot 5 a.m./6 a.m.) (rerun)

Catfish: The TV Show “Kya & Alyx” (MTV 7:49 a.m.) (rerun)
 
What Would You Do? “Teens Drunk Driving & Haircut From Hell” (A&E 8 a.m.) (rerun)

Tue 4/5

The Ellen DeGeneres Show

Good Morning America (ABC 7 a.m.) – Guest: Sarah Paulson

Home & Family (Hallmark 10 a.m.) – Guest: Lindsey Shaw

Supernatural “Slumber Party” (TNT 10 a.m.) (rerun)

Law & Order: SVU “Lunacy” (USA 10 a.m.) (rerun)
 
The View (ABC 11 a.m.)

Nine for IX “Swoopes” (ESPN U 12 p.m.) (rerun)
Grey’s Anatomy marathon (Lifetime 1 p.m.)


The Talk (CBS 2 p.m.)

General Hospital (ABC 2 p.m.)

Ellen (Laff 3 p.m./3:30 p.m., 5 a.m./5:30 a.m.) (rerun)

Friday Night Lights “The Son” (Pivot 4 p.m.) (rerun)

Wisconsin Primary coverage (MSNBC 5 p.m.) – Co-hosted by Rachel Maddow

2016 Black Girls Rock! (BET 8 p.m.)
 
Pride (TMC 8 p.m.)
Shameless “Familia Supra Gallegorious Omnia!” (Showtime 10 p.m)

The People’s Couch (Bravo 10:30 p.m.) (rerun)
 
Faking It “Jagged Little Heart” (MTV 10:31 p.m.)
 
Conan (TBS 11 p.m.) – Guest: Wanda Sykes

Saving Hope “Heaven Can Wait”/”Kiss Me Goodbye” (Ion 11 p.m./12 a.m.) (rerun)
 
Friends “The One With the Sonogram at the End” (Nick 11:30 p.m.) (rerun)

Archer marathon (FXX 12 a.m.)

Law & Order: CI “Great Barrier” (We 2 a.m.) (rerun)
 
Glastonbury Festival 2014 Pt. 5 (MTV Live 5 a.m.) – Courtney Barnett performs (rerun)

Buffy “Potential”/”The Killer in Me” (Pivot 5 a.m./6 a.m.) (rerun)

 
Law & Order: SVU “P.C.” (USA 5 a.m.) (rerun)

Laurel Canyon
(Starz Cinema 5:40 a.m.)

White Collar marathon (Universal HD 8 a.m.)

Wed 4/6

The Ellen DeGeneres Show
 
The Rachael Ray Show – Guest: Anne Burrell

Hot Bench “Lesbian Love Gone Very Wrong”
 
Good Morning America (ABC 7 a.m.)

White Collar marathon (Universal HD 8 a.m.)
 
The View (ABC 11 a.m.)

Home & Family (Hallmark 12 p.m.) – Guest: Lindsey Shaw (rerun)

Grey’s Anatomy marathon (Lifetime 1 p.m.)


This Is Where I Leave You (Cinemax 1:55 p.m.)


The Talk (CBS 2 p.m.)

General Hospital (ABC 2 p.m.)
Ellen (Laff 3 p.m./3:30 p.m., 5 a.m./5:30 a.m.) (rerun)

House “Charity Case” (Esquire 3 p.m.) (rerun)

Friday Night Lights “Toilet Bowl” (Pivot 4 p.m.) (rerun)

Laurel Canyon (Starz Cinema 4:45 p.m.)

Glastonbury Festival 2014 Pt. 5 (MTV Live 6 p.m.) – Courtney Barnett performs (rerun)

Girl With the Dragon Tattoo (FXM 7 p.m., 10:10 p.m.)

Women’s International Friendly Soccer – U.S. vs. Colombia (Fox Sports 1 7:30 p.m.)
 

The Rachel Maddow Show (MSNBC 9 p.m.)

Empire “A Rose By Any Other Name” (Fox 9 p.m.)

Broad City “Burning Bridges” (Comedy Central 10 p.m.)

Broad City “B&B-NYC” (Comedy Central 10:30 p.m.) (rerun)
 
MTV Suspect (MTV 11:01 p.m.)

But I’m a Cheerleader (Starz Comedy 1:10 a.m.)

The Walking Dead “Last Day on Earth” (AMC 3:30 a.m.)

White Collar “Return to Sender”/”Uncontrolled Variables” (Universal HD 4 a.m./5 a.m., 8 a.m./9 a.m.) (rerun)

Buffy “The Killer in Me”/”First Date” (Pivot 5 a.m./6 a.m.) (rerun)

 
Living Alaska “Angie Head and Sharon Robinson Are Trading in Their Texas Spurs for Fairbanks Snowshoes” (HGTV 8 a.m.) (rerun)

Thu 4/7

The Ellen DeGeneres Show – Guest: Brandy Clark

Good Morning America (ABC 7 a.m.)

Women’s International Friendly Soccer – U.S. vs. Colombia (Fox Sports 1 9:30 a.m.) (rerun)

Friday Night Lights “Expectations” (Pivot 10 a.m.) (rerun)

 
The View (ABC 11 a.m.)

Reaching for the Moon (TMC Xtra 11:05 a.m.)

Last Man Standing “Restaurant Opening” (Freeform 12 p.m.) (rerun)

Grey’s Anatomy marathon (Lifetime 1 p.m.)

Eulogy
(HBO Signature 1:45 p.m.)
 
The Talk (CBS 2 p.m.)

General Hospital (ABC 2 p.m.)

Ellen (Laff 3 p.m./3:30 p.m., 5 a.m./5:30 a.m.) (rerun)

Kissing Jessica Stein
(HBO Comedy 4:40 p.m.)
 
Grey’s Anatomy “I Wear the Face” (ABC 8 p.m.)

DC’s Legends of Tomorrow “Progeny” (CW 8 p.m.)

Pride (TMC Xtra 8 p.m.)

V for Vendetta (BBC America 8 p.m.)
 

The Rachel Maddow Show (MSNBC 9 p.m.)

The 100 “Fallen” (CW 9 p.m.)

Archer “The Handoff” (FX 10 p.m.)
Shameless “Familia Supra Gallegorious Omnia!” (Showtime 10 p.m., 1:30 a.m.)

Finding Bigfoot “Squatching on Sacred Ground” (Animal Planet 10:12 p.m.)
 
Friends “The One With the Dozen Lasagnas” (Nick 11:30 p.m.) (rerun)
 
Late Night with Seth Meyers (NBC 12:37 a.m.) – Guest: Brandi Carlile
Rules of Engagement “Zygote” (WGN America 2:30 a.m.) (rerun)

South Park “D-Yikes” (MTV 2:30 a.m.) (rerun)
Buffy “First Date”/”Get It Done” (Pivot 5 a.m./6 a.m.) (rerun)

Catfish: The TV Show “Blaire & Markie” (MTV 6 a.m.) (rerun)

Fri 4/8

The Ellen DeGeneres Show

Good Morning America (ABC 7 a.m.)

Comedy Central Presents “Wanda Sykes-Hall” (Comedy Central 9 a.m.) (rerun)
 
The View (ABC 11 a.m.)

27th Annual GLAAD Media Awards (Logo 11 a.m.)

Pride
(TMC 11 a.m., 6 p.m.)

Buffy marathon (Pivot 12 p.m.)

Grey’s Anatomy marathon (Lifetime 1 p.m.)
Chasing Amy (TMC Xtra 1 p.m.)
 
The Talk (CBS 2 p.m.)

General Hospital (ABC 2 p.m.)

How I Met Your Mother “Big Days” (FX 2 p.m.) (rerun)

Ellen (Laff 3 p.m./3:30 p.m., 5 a.m./5:30 a.m.) (rerun)

Chopped Canada “Snakes and Batters” (Cooking Channel 7 p.m.) (rerun)
 

The People’s Couch (Bravo 8 p.m.)

The Rachel Maddow Show (MSNBC 9 p.m.)

Shameless “Familia Supra Gallegorious Omnia!” (Showtime2 10 p.m.)

Clouds of Sils Maria (TMC 10:05 p.m.)

The Walking Dead “Last Day on Earth” (AMC 11 p.m., 12:31 a.m.)

Saving Hope “Heaven Can Wait”/”Kiss Me Goodbye” (Ion 11 p.m./12 a.m.) (rerun)

Friends “The One With Two Parts, Pt. 1” (Nick 11 p.m.) (rerun)

Archer marathon (FXX 12 a.m.)

Under the Tuscan Sun (We 1 a.m.)
Rules of Engagement “Beating the System” (WGN America 1:30 a.m.) (rerun)
 
D.E.B.S. (Starz In Black 3:15 a.m.)

Law & Order: CI “Tru Love” (WGN America 4 a.m.) (rerun)

Deadly Women “Malicious Hearts” (ID 4 a.m.) (rerun)
 
Dr. T and the Women (Showtime2 4:35 a.m.)

I Am Cait marathon (E! 7 a.m.)

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