Afternoon Delight: Fantasia Instagrams anti-gay sentiments, Emma Watson puts on some hot pants

Good afternoon and Happy New Year!

Happy birthday to Kate Bosworth, Tia Carrere, Paz Vega, Shelley Hennig, Lucy Davis, Karina Smirnoff and happy belated birthday to Eden Riegel, who celebrated her birthday on New Year’s Day!

Our own Trish Bendix chatted with NPR about the "boomlet" of white gay dads on television and shared her thoughts on how lesbian and bi women are being represented now too.

American Idol Season 3 winner Fantasia Barrino is causing controversy with the below message she posted on her Instagram account.

I Rise ABOVE IT ALL!!! THE WORLD IS GONE MAD. KIDS, THE GOVERNMENT THE church House… Everybody Trying!!!!!!! Its a lot that going on that the Bible speaks about we should Not be doing. Weed legal in some places, Gay Marriage Legal BUT YET IM JUDGED!!! I’m not doing Nothing for you… My Life!!!!

What do Tina Fey, Ellen DeGeneres, Margaret Cho and Kathy Griffin all have in common? They are all featured in the book We Killed, which was named one of the 12 best Hollywood-related books of 2012.

Leisha Hailey rang in her New Year with Uh Huh Her bandmate Camila Grey and her former L Word costar Kate Moennig.

The Huffington Post listed their picks for Sexiest PETA Ads of 2012, which included one with Joan Jett and another featuring actress Olivia Munn posing with an anonymous rabbit.

If you’re a fan of ABC’s Modern Family, here’s a promo on what’s in store with Gloria, Mitch and the entire Pritchett/Dunphy gang.

Emma Watson looks pissed on the cover of February’s Marie Claire UK magazine. Or maybe that’s just Watson’s sexy face.

If you’re interested, check out another NSFW teaser trailer for Lindsay “the ex-model” Lohan‘s upcoming film The Canyons.

Jillian Michaels‘ latest (and free) podcast has been posted on iTunes. Enjoy!

If you like looking at Jessie J‘s naked face, then click here.

Video of the Day!

Congratulations to Maryland newlyweds Helene Coccagna and Sara Davis! After 12 years together the two women are now officially legally married.