Morning Brew – Freja Beha Erickson and Lara Stone star in Sapphic short film

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Good morning! Huge thanks to Dana Piccoli for Brewing while I was overseas. She’ll be back this Friday and next Monday so show her some love.

Former Bond girl Diana Riggs wants some diversity in future James Bond films.

“A black Bond would be lovely. I wouldn’t like to see a female Bond, because we wouldn’t want to lose the Bond girls. But we could have a lesbian Bond, why not?”

Kind of bizarre this is huge news but nonetheless, a story of how two women find one another and fell in love.

Leave it to lesbians to make a Shark Tank just for “ganjaprenuers.” Yes, wives Karen Paull and Wendy Robbins host The Marijuana Show, now in its second season.

The people of Philadelphia will be voting on the possibility of making the Mayor’s office of LGBT affairs a permanent fixture. Currently, out lesbian lawyer Nellie L. Fitzpatrick heads up the office. She says of the need for a position like hers:

“So many people who aren’t aware of the community needs think that just because there is now marriage equality, well, the LGBT community is fine. Equality is here. And that is absolutely not the case.”

Speaking of, lesbianism is becoming “a huge issue” at Kogi State University in Nigeria.

It’s always so heartwarming when grandmothers are supportive.

ICYMI, Rachel Maddow interviewed Hillary Clinton

The GLSEN Respect Awards went down over the weekend in LA and some of the attendees and special guests are among your faves.

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Rumors are buzzing that Kristen Stewart is dating PVRIS‘s Lynn Gunn, but Lynn totally has a GF and it’s possibly for two queer women to be just friends. We do this shit all the time!

Carrie Underwood says Hoda Kotb is her girl crush.

Arsenal Pulp Press is publishing books on what it’s like to be young, queer and brown.

Slate interviewed Roberta Kaplan about her new book.

The New Yorker writes about Christine and the Queens, calling the frontwoman “France’s Pansexual Pop Queen.”

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Babely models Freja Beha Erickson and Lara Stone star in a Sapphicly romantic and dramatic short film from W magazine. There are some gorgeous photos as well.





 
Ellen has a new book called Home, where she shows off the spaces she lives in with wife Portia de Rossi.
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Today in Lesbianish TV:

The Ellen DeGeneres Show

The Today Show – Guest: Ellen DeGeneres

Good Morning America (ABC 7 a.m.)

The View (ABC 11 a.m.)

Ellen “Roommates”/”Gay Yellow Pages” (Laff 11 a.m./11:30 a.m.) (rerun)

The Talk (CBS 2 p.m.)

The Roommate (FXX 2 p.m.)

New Girl “Injured” (TBS 3:30 p.m.) (rerun)

Ellen (Laff 4 p.m./4:30 p.m.) (rerun)

Steven Universe (Cartoon 4:30 p.m.) (rerun)

Buffy marathon (Pivot 5 p.m., 4 a.m.)

Botched “Dr. Nassif Saved My Life” (E! 6 p.m.) (rerun)

This Is Where I Leave You (HBO Comedy 6:15 p.m.)

The Best Thing I Ever Ate “Las Vegas” (Cooking Channel 6:30 p.m.) (rerun)

Survivor’s Remorse “Starts and Stops” (Starz Comedy 8 p.m., 10:05 p.m.)

Fresh Off the Boat “Miracle on Dead Street” (ABC 8:30 p.m.)

Living Alaska “Angie Head and Sharon Robinson Are Trading in Their Texas Spurs for Fairbanks Snowshoes” (GAC 8:30 p.m.) (rerun)

The Rachel Maddow Show (MSNBC 9 p.m.)

Face Off “Movie Magic – Part 2” (Syfy 9 p.m.)

Manhattan “The Threshold” (WGN America 9 p.m.)

Sweat Inc. “Interval Training” (Spike 10 p.m.)

Margaret Cho: psyCHO (Showtime2 10 p.m.)

Celebrity Wife Swap “Margaret Cho/Holly Robinson Peete” (Lifetime 10:02 p.m.) (rerun)

The People’s Couch (Bravo 10:15 p.m.)

Modern Family “The Wow Factor” (USA 11:30 p.m.) (rerun)

The Late Show with Stephen Colbert (CBS 11:35 p.m.) – Guest: Carrie Brownstein

Archer marathon (FXX 12 a.m.)

Celebrated “Jodie Foster” (Reelz 12:30 a.m.) (rerun)

The Arrested Development Documentary Project (Pivot 2 a.m.)

Rules of Engagement “100th” (WGN America 2 a.m.) (rerun)

The L Word Mississippi: Hate the Sin (Showcase 4:15 a.m.)

South Beach Tow (Tru TV 5 a.m.) (rerun)

Knock Knock, It’s Tig Notaro (Showcase 5:45 a.m.)

It Gets Better 2 (Logo 7 a.m.) (rerun)

(Thanks Roni!)

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