Afternoon Delight: Lea Michele shills for Candie’s, Queen Latifah wants to adopt


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Happy birthday to Michelle “Mitchie loves sausage” Rodriguez, Cheryl Ladd, Lisa Nicole Carson and Loni Love!

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Yesterday Queen Latifah revealed on The View that she’s considering adopting a baby. Latifah said, “I’m actually kind of working on that (adopting). I just always wanted to bring a child home.”

Out magazine posted an interesting article about 63-year old lesbian swimmer Diana Nyad‘s dream to swim from Cuba to the U.S.

There are more rumors circling about the Vanessa Paradis/Amber Heard feud. The Daily Mail is reporting Paradis is spewing One Tree Hill-style at Heard while Heard “struggles to raise a smile.” It takes a village to raise a smile.

Check out Lea Michele‘s new Candies ad for Kohl’s. The only thing that would make this ad better is if it was for actual candy. (Dude, she’s not interested in you — she just wants the shoes!)

Fran Drescher‘s TVLand show Happily Divorced is bringing LGBT families together!

If you live in the LBC come party with me and comedian Shawn Pelofsky for a night of Women, Wine and Comedy at the Liberty Arts Gallery on Saturday, July 21 from 6 p.m. to 11 p.m. Missing this show would be a crime.

Attention New Englanders! Lesbian comedian Wanda Sykes will be making the comedy round in your area in August.

Speaking of brilliant out comedians, Judy Gold is taking over the Art House (214 Commercial Street) in Provincetown, MA from August 4 thru September 1.

Tweet of the day!

Musical duo Tegan and Sara made me smile with the below tweet. I’m glad I’m not the only one losing my mind.

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