Morning Brew – Billie Jean King is not going to Sochi

Good morning!

Billie Jean King has canceled her trip to Sochi because her mom is very sick. Out Olympian Caitlin Cahow will take her place at the opening ceremony, as she is already headed there to be part of the closing ceremony.

Today - Season 62


Star magazine says Ellen and Portia are getting a very expensive divorce. They are as bad at lying as they are at photoshopping. Lesbian visibility!


If you’re all over those Buzzfeed quizzes, Zimbio has one you have to try: Which Orange is the New Black character are you?

Ozy has a great (sad) piece about LGBT McCarthyism. Is it over yet?

The Wall Street Journal reports on being gay in Singapore.

Michelle Rodriguez seemed to be on her best behavior at the AmFar Gala last night.

Mercedes-Benz 2014 amfAR New York Gala

Mercedes-Benz 2014 amfAR New York Gala

Sara Gilbert reunited with her Roseanne dad John Goodman on The Talk this week. Aw. Catch the episode on Friday.

February 7, 2014

Speaking of The Talk, Kirsten Vangsness joined her Criminal Minds castmates to talk about their 200th episode with Sara G and co. yesterday.

Felicia Day cut her hair and facepalming results ensued.

Meet the cast and crew behind The Foxy Merkins, which just premiered at Sundance.

Today in Lesbianish TV: The Ellen DeGeneres Show, The Queen Latifah Show, *Degrassi “Dirt Off Your Shoulder, Pt. 2″/”Paper Planes, Pt. 1” (TeenNick 11 a.m./11:30 a.m.), Things You Can Tell Just By Looking at Her (Movieplex 11 a.m., 10:05 p.m.), *8 Simple Rules “The After Party” (ABC Family 12 p.m.), *Police Women of Memphis “Nothin’ But Whitey Tightys” (DFH 1 p.m.), The Talk (CBS 2 p.m.), *Secrets of a Restaurant Chef (Food Network 2 p.m.), *The Millionaire Matchmaker “The Late Bloomer and the Gay Hugh Hefner” (Bravo 4 p.m.), *Friends “The One That Could Have Been, Parts 1 & 2” (TBS 4 p.m./4:30 p.m.), *Black Sails “II.” (Starz 4:15 p.m.), Election (HBO Comedy 4:35 p.m.), *Finding Bigfoot (Animal Planet 5 p.m./6 p.m.), Being John Malkovich (TMC 6 p.m.), *Black Sails “I.”/”II.” (Starz InBlack 6:50 p.m./8 p.m., 11 p.m./12:10 a.m.), Jane Velez-Mitchell (HLN 7 p.m.), The Jane Austen Book Club (Ovation 8 p.m.), The Rachel Maddow Show (MSNBC 9 p.m.), Couples Therapy (VH1 9 p.m.), Two and a Half Men “Three Fingers of Creme de Menthe” (CBS 9:31 p.m.), *Buffy “Halloween” (Pivot 10 p.m.), Cameron Esposito on Chelsea Lately (E! 11 p.m.), Mulholland Dr. (IndiePlex 2:45 a.m.), Orchids: My Intersex Adventure (TMC 3:50 a.m.), *Gimme Sugar marathon (Logo 6 a.m.) (Thanks Roni!)

*Denotes rerun