50 reasons 2013 will be the Best. Lesbian. Year. Ever.

11. Fortune Feimster

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The openly gay, awesomely hilarious comic will continue to appear on Chelsea Lately while developing her own sitcom for ABC.

12. Rachel Maddow

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She’s the most popular, most intelligent, most lesbian pundit in all the lands.

13. Ellen DeGeneres

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As her tenth season rolls on, she continues to rule daytime ratings and also our hearts.

14. Malinda Lo’s Adaptation sequel

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2012’s sci-fi thriller left us slack-jawed. We want to know as much about the bisexual love triangle as we do about the aliens.

15. Anne from Go On

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She’s the funniest, most curmudgeonly character on the show. And oh, so gay.