Morning Brew – Ingrid Nilsen talks coming out at VidCon


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Iowa Safe Schools is upset that LGBT sexual themes were a part of an anti-bullying conference for teens.

A lesbian drama teacher in England shares her experience of coming out to her students every year.

Boston’s OLOC (Old Lesbians Organizing For Change) is presenting “The Lesbian Erasure Series – Part 1 We Will Not Be Erased” on Sunday, August 2nd at the Brookline Senior Center.

Penny Wong is Australia’s most bad ass lesbian politician and her latest speech on marriage equality is worth watching.

A lesbian mom in Indiana is legally considered her children’s “father.”

At Cosmo, three bisexual women share their experiences of what it’s like to be bi. Meanwhile, VH1 writes about the bisexual discussions around Cara Delevingne, Miley Cyrus and Jessie J.

The Guardian has a lesbian writing about mainstream lesbian films, and she doesn’t seem to be a fan of May/December romances.

Abby Wambach supports the Special Olympics.

This New Yorker piece, “Sweating to Sappho,” is giving me major FOMO.

Princess Eugenie is supposedly spending a lot of time at lesbian bars in London, infuriating the Queen. I kind of love that idea.

Real headline: “Skydiving helps save gay woman from depression.”

Carrie Brownstein shares some of her favorite books, and she’s got great taste.

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Ingrid Nilsen talked about being out on YouTube while at VidCon. Ingrid spoke about if she thought her sexuality would factor into her vlogging:

“It’s a part of my life, so I think it will come up, but it’s not something that I’m going to force into my videos. Being a lesbian is a part of who I am, but there are so many parts of who I am.”

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You can watch part of her conversation on stage at EW.

Spain has a new LGBT TV station, Magayzine.

Today in Lesbianish TV: The Ellen DeGeneres Show (rerun) Good Morning America (ABC 7 a.m.) White Collar marathon (Universal HD 8 a.m., 2 a.m.) 2015 Logo Trailblazer Honors (Logo 9 a.m., 10:40 p.m.) (rerun) The View (ABC 11 a.m.) Ellen (Laff 11 a.m./11:30 a.m., 4 p.m./4:30 p.m.) (rerun) The Talk (CBS 2 p.m.) Secrets of a Restaurant Chef (Food Network 2 p.m.) (rerun) This Is Where I Leave You (HBO Zone 3:20 p.m., 1:40 a.m.) True Life “I’m a Gay Athlete”/”I’m Out” (Logo 4:44 p.m./5:48 p.m.) (rerun) Tammy (HBO Signature 7:20 p.m.) True Life “I’m Coming Out 2” (Logo 7:56 p.m., 3:30 a.m.) (rerun) Last Tango in Halifax “Season 3, Episode 5” (PBS) Ray Donovan “Come and Knock on Our Door” (Showtime 8 p.m., 10 p.m.) The Rachel Maddow Show (MSNBC 9 p.m.) Chasing Life “Truly Madly Deeply” (ABC Family 9 p.m.) Degrassi “I Wanna Be Adored” (TeenNick 9 p.m.) Masters of Sex “The Excitement of Release” (Showtime 9 p.m., 11 p.m.) UnReal “Princess” (Lifetime 10 p.m.) Murder in the First “Out of the Shadows” (TNT 10 p.m.) Vanishing of the Bees (Pivot 10 p.m.) – Narrated by Ellen Page V for Vendetta (Cinemax 10 p.m.) Big Brother: After Dark (Pop 11 p.m.) Queer As Folk (Showcase 11 p.m./12 a.m.) (rerun) Archer “Coyote Lovely”/”The Honeymooners” (Comedy Central 10 p.m./10:30 p.m.) (rerun) Girl Code (MTV 11:03 p.m./11:34 p.m.) Jack & Diane (Showtime Beyond 11:45 p.m.) Dark Matter “Episode Seven” (Syfy 3 a.m.) (rerun) The New Adventures of Old Christine “Unidentified Funk” (TV Land 3 a.m.) (rerun) Complications “Fever” (USA 3:05 a.m.) (rerun) Chef Wanted with Anne Burrell “Welcome to New York” (Food Network 4 a.m.) (rerun) Buffy “The Weight of the World” (Pivot 6 a.m.) (rerun) Buffy (ABC Family 7 a.m.) (rerun) Best in Show (HBO Signature 7:45 a.m.) The Jane Austen Book Club (Movieplex 8:05 a.m.) (Thanks Roni!)

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