Morning Brew – First look at Season 5 of “Person of Interest”


Good morning!

A lesbian couple in Denver were voted prom prince and princess, but a teacher just can’t wrap her head around that.

This is what it’s like to be a straight woman who goes to “a girls-only sex party.”

Kate Jinx writes about watching her partner marry a gay man to protest Australia’s lack of marriage equality.

The Atlantic writes about what happens when doctors refuse to treat LGBT patients.

Terry Castle talks lesbian cinema with The Village Voice’s resident lesbian film writer, Melissa Anderson.

Refinery29 shares bisexual coming out stories.

If you’re LGBTQ and between the ages of 12 and 24, you can win a trip to New York and a custom-made suit from Bindle & Keep, just by sharing “your personal thoughts on fashion and identity.” Visit for details, and make sure to watch Suited when it premieres in June.

Jessica Chastain explains why she spanked Madonna while on The Ellen Show.

Savages also performed on the show this week.

Singer/songwriter Torres talks about being gay for the first time publicly with Brandi Carlile on Talkhouse. 

MacKenzie Scott PortraitPhoto by Wendy Redfern/Redferns

Cherry Jones will present Eileen Myles with the Pioneer Award at the Lambda Literary Awards this June.

It’s a new song from lang/case/veirs! “Honey and Smoke,” an amazing title.

A lesbian surrogate mother was carrying a baby for another lesbian couple, but they didn’t want the child after find out it would be born with Down Syndrome. So she kept the child and is raising little Delaney with her partner instead.

We finally get a look at Season 5 of Person of Interest in this new teaser. (Not enough Shoot!)

Today in Lesbianish TV:

The Ellen DeGeneres Show

FABLife – Guest: Keke Palmer (rerun)
Good Morning America (ABC 7 a.m.)

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

36 Hours marathon (Travel 9 a.m.)

The View (ABC 11 a.m.)

Clouds of Sils Maria (TMC 12:15 p.m., 8 p.m.)

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

Sex and the City “Defining Moments”/”What’s Sex Got to Do With It?” (E! 1 p.m./1:30 p.m.) (rerun)
The Talk (CBS 2 p.m.)

General Hospital (ABC 2 p.m.)

Pride (TMC 2:20 p.m., 10:05 p.m.)

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

Chasing Amy (TMC Xtra 4:10 p.m.)
Rosewood “Silkworms y Silencio” (Fox 8 p.m.)

Night Court “Passion Plundered” (Laff 8 p.m.) (rerun)

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

Empire “Time Shall Unfold” (Fox 9 p.m.)

Broad City “Jews on a Plane” (Comedy Central 10 p.m.)

The Girlfriend Experience “A Friend” (Starz Cinema 10:27 p.m.) (rerun)
The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon (NBC 11:34 p.m.) – Guest: Rachel Maddow (rerun)
Last Call with Carson Daly (NBC 1:37 a.m.) – Guest: Erin Richards (rerun)
Law & Order: CI “Great Barrier” (USA 3 a.m.) (rerun)
White Collar “Copycat Caffrey”/”By the Book” (Universal HD 4 a.m./5 a.m., 8 a.m./9 a.m.) (rerun)

Ellen “Guys or Dolls”/”Social Climber” (Laff 5 a.m./5:30 a.m.) (rerun)

Buffy “The Harvest” (Pivot 6 a.m.) (rerun)
May (TMAX 6:55 a.m.)
America’s Next Top Model Cycle 15 marathon (Oxygen 7 a.m.)
Reaching For the Moon (TMC 8:05 a.m.)
(Thanks, Roni!)