Morning Brew – Sunette Viljoen wins an Olympic medal but faces homophobia at home

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We’ll have more on the Olympics for you later today, but this is worth reading ASAP: Silver medal winning Javelin thrower Sunette Viljoen has spoken out about the discrimination and homophobia she faces in her home of South Africa, even within her own family. Strong, strong woman there.

Athletics - Olympics: Day 14Photo by David Ramos/Getty Images

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Today in Lesbianish TV:

The Ellen DeGeneres Show (rerun)

The Real – Guest: Margaret Cho (rerun)
 
Good Morning America (ABC 7 a.m.)

White Collar marathon (Universal HD 8 a.m., 3 a.m.)

@midnight with Chris Hardwick (Comedy Central 9:15 a.m.) – With Gina Yashere (rerun)
 
The View (ABC 11 a.m.) (rerun)

Buffy (Pivot 11 a.m.) (rerun)

Steven Universe (Cartoon 12 p.m.) (rerun)
 
Archer marathon (Comedy Central 12:32 p.m.)
 
General Hospital (ABC 2 p.m.)

The Talk (CBS 2 p.m.) (rerun)

Clarence (Cartoon 2 p.m./2:30 p.m.) (rerun)
 
Bones “The Passenger in the Oven” (TNT 2 p.m.) (rerun)

Broccoli City 2016 (Revolt 2 p.m., 5 p.m.) – The Internet perform (rerun)
 
Survivor’s Remorse “No Child Left Behind” (Starz 2:05 p.m., 9 p.m., 12:55 a.m.)
 
Ellen “Ellen in Focus”/”Neighbors” (Laff 3 p.m./3:30 p.m.) (rerun)

Yard Crashers “Modern Rustic Outdoor Dining” (DIY 4:30 p.m.) (rerun)
 
Friday Night Lights “Toilet Bowl” (Pivot 6 p.m.) (rerun)
 
The Best Thing I Ever Made “Fry This!” (Cooking Channel 6 p.m.) (rerun)

Precious (Oxygen 7:40 p.m., 10:15 p.m.)
 
The Fosters “New York” (Freeform 8 p.m.)

Ray Donovan “Goodbye Beautiful” (Showtime 8 p.m., 10 p.m.)
 
The Rachel Maddow Show (MSNBC 9 p.m.)

Guilt “What Did You Do?” (Freeform 9 p.m.)

Roadies “The Corporate Gig” (Showtime 9 p.m., 11 p.m.)

Angels of Darkness (Showtime Beyond 10:40 p.m.)
 
Tiny House Hunters “Joy and LaToya Are Leaving Hawaii Behind for a Tiny Living in California” (HGTV 11:30 p.m.) (rerun)
American Horror Story: Hotel “Room 33” (FX 2 a.m.) (rerun)

Law & Order: CI “Vacancy” (USA 3 a.m.) (rerun)

Buffy “Once More, With Feeling”/”Tabula Rasa” (Pivot 6 a.m./7 a.m.) (rerun)

Sisterhood of Hip Hop “None of Your Business” (Oxygen 7 a.m.) (rerun)
 
A Baby Story “Baby Smith” (Discovery Life 7 a.m.) (rerun)
 
(Thanks, Roni!)

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