Morning Brew – Kate McKinnon does Diana Nyad for “SNL”

Good morning! Do you know it’s only three days until Christmas? Of course you do.

Out singer/songwriter Corina Corina has a new music video for her song “The Only One.” It was shot at legendary NYC lesbian bar, Henrietta Hudson.

GList Society has a list of 100 LGBT Black Voices in 2014.

Kate McKinnon did a great Diana Nyad during Saturday Night Live‘s sketch about Christmas in Cuba. Of course she did!


Stories of Our Lives is a documentary the first film that openly addresses the issue of homophobia in Kenya, and the people of Kenya are not happy with filmmaker Jim Chuchu. It’s been banned from screening there as it is said to “promote homosexuality.”

Beth Ditto was part of LOVE magazine’s video advent calendar, and she’s a fan of champagne showers.

Catey Shaw has a new lyric video for her Christmas tune, “Cuddle Up.”

Curbed has a herstory (they even use the word!) of Ellen DeGeneres‘ homes, including one she may still own with ex (and now Jodie Foster boo) Alexandra Hedison. Even celesbians are not immune to drama.

Nigerian actress Didi Ekanem says she has played a lesbian before, and has even kissed a woman because that is what the part called for. Unrelated but she’s tired of people only talking about her ass.

Never forget that lesbians run the art world in Sex and the City and real life.

Yolonda Ross spoke with The Wrap about playing Robyn Crawford in Whitney.

Orphan Black keeps giving us teasers and I keep demanding more. MORE, I say!

Sapphic S&M film The Duke of Burgundy opens January 23rd and has released an official trailer.

Ali Stroker shared some behind-the-scenes photos from an upcoming “mini-documentary” she shot.

Amber Rose has dated women in the past and she made a joke about it on her Instagram this weekend.

Today in Lesbianish TV: The Ellen DeGeneres Show, Good Morning America (ABC 7 a.m.), *Property Brothers “Sarah & Mari” (HGTV 8 a.m.), Best in Show (Sundance 10:30 a.m.), The View (ABC), The Talk (CBS 2 p.m.), *Secrets of a Restaurant Chef (Food Network 2 p.m.), Rock and Roll Hall of Fame (HBO 2:45 p.m.), *Top Chef: Duels “Dale Talde vs. Tiffani Faison” (Esquire 3 p.m.), *Friends “The One Without the Ski Trip” (TBS 4 p.m.), Reaching for the Moon (Showcase 4:30 p.m.), *Top Chef: Duels “Stephanie Izard vs. Kristen Kish” (Esquire 5 p.m.), *Veronica Mars “Versatile Toppings” (Pivot 6 p.m.), *Kitchen Crashers “Barn Door Blue Kitchen” (DIY 7 p.m.), *Gotham “The Balloonman” (Fox 8 p.m.), *White Collar “Scott Free” (Universal HD 8 p.m., 11 p.m.), The Rachel Maddow Show (MSNBC 9 p.m.), *Degrassi marathon (TeenNick 9 p.m.), Scott Pilgrim vs. the World (IFC 9 p.m.), *I Break For Yard Sales “Lara Spencer Decorates Her Best Friend’s House Using Flea Market Finds” (GAC 10 p.m.), Regarding Susan Sontag (HBO 11:55 p.m.), *Friends “The One With the Truth About London” (TV Land 12:30 a.m.), My Summer of Love (HBO 1:40 a.m.), *Degrassi marathon (TeenNick 4 a.m.), *Chef Wanted with Anne Burrell “Not a Day at the Beach” (Food Network 4 a.m.) (Thanks Roni!)

*Denotes rerun