Morning Brew – Ellie Goulding says she’s kissed a girl (but not “properly”)

Good morning and Happy Friday! Are we all having serious FOMO about Sundnace?

Have you seen the new Rizzoli & Isles promo? 

Ellie Goulding played #Instaoke during a recent radio interview on Capital FM. She got Katy Perry‘s “I Kissed a Girl” on one spin, and was asked if she’s ever locked lips with another female before. Her answer? “Yeah!” But then with prodding about “Properly? Lips, tongue….” she changed her answer to no.

Chinese lesbians are marrying gay guys and vice versa. So sad and ridiculous they still need beards.

A UK Christian school asked a 10-year-old girl to define “lesbian” and asked if she felt like she was in the wrong body. I forgot that part of the Bible!

BlogHer takes Sally Wainwright to task over Last Tango in Halifax and is nice enough to link to our coverage from Elaine Atwell.

Lesbian-themed Indian film Capital I will premiere at the South Asian Alternative Film Festival.

Paste applauds GLAAD for recognizing comic books this year.

Related: Develop-Online writes about the LGBT video games that were nominated.

Mary Cheney spoke at American University this week, where she touched on the issue of marriage equality:

“I don’t picture the whole national Republican Party running to embrace the issue of marriage equality any time in the near future, I certainly don’t expect to see it in the party’s platform next year in Cleveland.”

Chasing Life fans will especially enjoy this BuzzFeed video about feminism and make-up.

Kate Pierson stopped by Bloomberg TV to talk about her new album.

Did you miss Angel Haze performing “Battle Cry” on Wild ‘N Out? I got you!

The Radical Brownies have an LGBT Ally badge. Radical indeed! I wonder if you earn one by helping a lesbian cross the street or carrying her bags out of the grocery store to her car.

Hyperallergic writes about Alien She, a traveling Riot Grrrl exhibit that’s in San Francisco through Sunday and then coming to Orange County, where I can finally see it.

There’s a glimpse of Margot in the new Hannibal Season 3 teaser.

The-Toast speculates about Cher‘s alleged lesbian fling.

Cosmo explores why straight women like lesbian porn.

Today in Lesbianish TV: The Ellen DeGeneres Show, Good Morning America (ABC 7 a.m.), Being John Malkovich (TMC Xtra 10:45 a.m.), The View (ABC 11 a.m.), *Buffy marathon (Pivot 11 a.m.), *Saturday Night Live “Christoph Waltz/Alabama Shakes” (VH1 11 a.m., 3:30 a.m.), Set It Off (BET 12:30 p.m.), *Bones “The Salt in the Wounds” (TNT 1 p.m.), The Talk (CBS 2 p.m.), *Snapped “Nicole Abusharif” (Reelz 2 p.m.), The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (FXM 5:30 p.m.), *Later… with Jools Holland (Palladia 6 p.m.) – Joan as Police Woman performs, Hart of Dixie “The Very Good Bagel” (CW 8 p.m.), *Shameless “I’m the Liver” (Showtime 8 p.m, 12:45 a.m.), Scott Pilgrim vs. the World (IFC 8:30 p.m.), The Rachel Maddow Show (MSNBC 9 p.m.), Glee “The Hurt Locker, Part One” (Fox 9 p.m.), Fried Green Tomatoes (POP 9:30 p.m.), Say Yes to the Dress: Atlanta “Double Brides, Double Trouble” (TLC 10 p.m.), Carrie Brownstein on Late Night with Seth Meyers (NBC 12:36 a.m.), *Degrassi marathon (TeenNick 4 a.m.) (Thanks Roni!)

*Denotes rerun