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

41. Jane Lynch

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The ubiquitous Lynch already has four films lined up for 2013!

42. Jasika Nicole

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Fringe may be ending in January, but that just means we’ll get to see Jasika Nicole spread her wings and wow us in another role (hopefully!) very soon.

43. Kirsten Vangsness

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The Criminal Minds star never fails to delight us with her street style and her smile.

44. Patty Bouvier

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We love a grumpy lesbian cartoon character. Just ask Daria.