TwitterWatch 6/5/09 – Marlee Matlin, Dita Von Teese, Uh Huh Her, Danica Patrick, Alyson Hannigan

TwitterWatch highlights recent entertaining and interesting tweets from queer women, and women of interest to queer women.

In this edition of TwitterWatch: gay rights, new movies, hot women, and the perils of starting a web series!

Actress Marlee Matlin gave us a nice shout-out.

Everyone’s favorite Australian lesbian VJ Ruby Rose reacted the same way many of us did to Dorothy Snarker‘s blog post “Why won’t Megan Fox date another bisexual woman exactly?”

Out poet/author Staceyann Chin expressed her displeasure over the current state of same-sex marriage rights in the U.S.

Writer Diablo Cody complimented musician Taylor Swift.

Race car driver Danica Patrick expressed her enthusiasm for the preview of the next movie in the Twilight franchise (and made me wonder if she’s actually read the books).

No. 79 on our Hot 100, Uh Huh Her’s Camila Grey, joined in the love for No. 16.

Actress Nia Vardalos spread the word about the importance of supporting women-led films, including her own, which opens this weekend.

Dita Von Teese loved the video spoof of Bonnie Tyler’s “Total Eclipse of the Heart” as much as I did.

Writer and contributor Malinda Lo shared a New York Times article about the controversy over Disney’s upcoming movie The Princess and the Frog.

The brains behind B.J. Fletcher, Private Eye revealed one of the downsides to creating a web series.

Finally, actress Alyson Hannigan raged against the Pillsbury machine.

That’s it for this edition of TwitterWatch! Follow us on Twitter at @afterellen, and let us know in the comments who else we should be following.