Morning Brew – Mon. March 11: Rachel Maddow at SXSW, Christine Quinn puts in bid for NYC Mayor

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Chicago-based boxer Grace Penney talked about being out in the ring with


Yes, Virginia, Arrested Development is still going to be made into a movie — most likely.

Rachel Maddow spoke at SXSW Interactive this weekend, and although video does not seem to exist, many photos do. Just imagine her saying smart things.

How adorable are Jenna Lyons and GF Courtney Crangi in the Vanity Fair Oscars photobooth?

Garrison Starr is going on a spring tour. Check out the video and see if she’s coming for you.


What are the gayest buildings in America? California Home Design has found them for you.

A new TV network called Esquire will air all episodes of the Jane Lynch series Party Down. I’m ashamed to say I have never watched the show, so I will definitely be tuning in.

Christine Quinn has officially put in a mayoral bid for the state of New York. Hells yeah.

Season 2 of LIPS has some special guests, including Sheetal Sheth, queen of appearing in lesbian web series.


Quebec has launched a great anti-homophobia campaign. If you go to the site, you’ll find out if you are a homophobe. I got a perfect score of TOTALLY NOT.

Today in Lesbianish TV: The Ellen DeGeneres Show, *Tabatha’s Salon Takeover marathon (Bravo 6 a.m.), Talking Liberally with Stephanie Miller (Current 9 a.m.), *A Baby Story (TLC 1 p.m.), The Talk (CBS 2 p.m.), *Secrets of a Restaurant Chef (Food Network 2 p.m.), The Shipping News (Starz Cinema 6:05 p.m.), Jane Velez-Mitchell (HLN 7 p.m.), The Biggest Loser (NBC 8 p.m.), Love & Hip Hop (VH1 8 p.m.), Finding Bigfoot (Animal Planet 8 p.m.), Rules of Engagement (CBS 8:30 p.m.), *Roseanne (We 8:30 p.m.), The Rachel Maddow Show (MSNBC 9 p.m.), Black Ink Crew (VH1 9 p.m.), Lost Girl (Syfy 10 p.m.), That Sex Show (Logo 10:30 p.m.), After Lately (E! 10:30 p.m.), Rachel Maddow on The Tonight Show with Jay Leno (NBC 11:34 p.m.) and *Friends (Nick 12:30 a.m.) (Thanks Roni!)

*Denotes a rerun