Morning Brew – Wed. Jan. 2: Carrie Brownstein’s perfect date, AzMarie’s video for “Morning Guarantee”

Good morning and happy New Year! It’s been a while. I feel out of practice, but I’m going to do my best.

NPR’s All Things Considered ran a great piece on Kirsten Sinema, the first out bisexual Congresswoman.

If you ever want to see Lady Gaga and Madonna kiss, this spoof is probably the closest you’ll ever get.

Canadians get Bomb Girls back tonight! Season 2 will have more Kate and Betty, but “friendship” wasn’t the word I was hoping for from Ali Liebert in this interview. I’m sure she meant “undying love.”

The Huffington Post has an excerpt from Chana Wilson‘s memoir Riding Fury Home and the piece is called “Lessons in Lesbian Sex.” You can never stop learning!

The Disney channel finally realized some kids have two moms.

AzMarie Livingston has released her first music video and it’s basically her way of asking “How do you like your eggs in the morning?”

Coronation Street is finally giving Sophie a chance to do some kissing again. I won’t spoil who she’s frenching, but this article will.

Want to hear Sia singing a song she wrote for Christina Aguilera? Sure you do.

Dot-Marie Jones stars in a web series called Have You Met Miss Jones and you can watch all six episodes over at

Carrie Brownstein tells O magazine her idea of a perfect date:

My expectations are pretty modest. Good food, good conversation, a bar that’s not too crowded, and some kind of tequila drink. Oh, and an evening walk. Although I guess that means I can date only when the weather’s nice.

Wow, that sounds exactly like my idea of a perfect date! What a coincidence!

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AE reader Siona let me know about an Irish Catholic organization launching an attack on gay marriage. Terrifying but true!

Today in Lesbianish TV: *The Ellen DeGeneres Show, Chely Wright on Jeff Probst, *Ricki Lake “Coming Out Stories,” Talking Liberally with Stephanie Miller (Current 9 a.m.), *The New Adventures of Old Christine (Lifetime 11 a.m.), Tanner Hall (TMC 12:45 p.m.), *Top Chef marathon (Bravo 1 p.m.), The Talk (CBS 2 p.m.), *Secrets of a Restaurant Chef (Food Network 2 p.m.), One Night Stand “Ellen DeGeneres: Command Performance” (HBO Comedy 5:50 p.m.), Jane Velez-Mitchell (HLN 7 p.m.), Cousins On Call (HGTV 8 p.m.), The Rachel Maddow Show (MSNBC 9 p.m.), Degrassi (TeenNick 9, 9:30 p.m.), Chicago Fire (NBC 10 p.m.), Top Chef (Bravo 10 p.m.), American Horror Story: Asylum (FX 10 p.m.), *Bored to Death (HBO Comedy 10 p.m.), What’s Cooking? (Starz Kids 11:35 p.m.) (Thanks Roni!)