Morning Brew – Kate McKinnon and her “Ghostbusters” castmates visit a Boston children’s hospital

Good morning!

A bisexual woman writes about her coming out experience for The Montreal Gazette. My favorite part:

As a kid, I used to sleep with two bears. A girl bear named Betty Cuddles and a guy bear named Cinnamon Buns. I don’t know if that meant anything, but in retrospect it seems a little bi.

Her Story is a new series from Hashtag‘s Laura Zak and I Am Cait‘s Jen Richards. Help support this cool project by donating to their Indiegogo campaign.

The Mary Sue writes about Chasing Amy‘s bisexual theme and how it was “ahead of it’s time.”


Wolfe Video has donated a copy of every same sex female-focused film in their DVD library to the June Mazer Lesbian Archives in Los Angeles.

A lesbian couple was assaulted by two women hurling homophobic slurs at them at Six Flags in New England. Damarielys Mukhtar and Nikia L. Butt have been charged with assault and battery and a civil rights violation with injury. The former also has an additional charge of assault with a dangerous weapon (a knife).

Oh lawd, lesbian drama gets even more complicated when your girlfriend is dating a woman who is also in a relationship with another woman.

This year’s Vancouver Dyke March was the largest its ever been.

The L.A. Times reports that gayborhoods are dying out.

South African man Thabo Molefe has been sentenced for 22 years for the murder of 28-year-old lesbian Lihle Sokhela. He was also charged with 12 years for rape, but that sentence will be served concurrently. He should have at least had to serve 28 years, for every single year of life Lihle was able to live. Rest in peace, Lihle.

A Christian monk tells lesbians that “we used to burn people like you,” but also uses a rainbow umbrella so…. 

The Daily Beast writes about out CIA agents.

I often wonder if I “sound like a lesbian.” I hope so!

Out lawyer Lea Krauss is campaigning for Circuit Court Judge in Fort Lauderdale.

The Lodger details the similar lives of Virginia Woolf and Dorothy Richardson, both of whom had relationships with women.

Cara Delevingne rocked some pink hair while watching St. Vincent play at the Osheaga Music and Art Festival this weekend.

Osheaga Music And Arts Festival 2015

Meanwhile, Laura Prepon and Taryn Manning partied in the Hamptons.

Kate McKinnon and her Ghostbusters castmates went to visit patients at a Boston children’s hospital because they are pretty much the best.

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On BuzzFeed: An Illustrated Ode To Jessie Craigen: A Queer, Ugly, Working-Class Suffragist.

The cast of The 100 (including Eliza Taylor) answered some questions on Lexa’s return in Season 3 and more during Comic-Con.

Shira Banki passed away from injuries sustained at the attack during the Jerusalem March for Pride and Tolerance on Thursday. A vigil was held in Zion Square on Sunday night, where a tune called “Shira’s Song” was performed in remembrance of the 16-year-old life, taken too soon.

TV3’s Collette Fitzpatrick has it bad for Halle Barry, saying:

“I think she always looks great on the red carpet and I really admire her confidence in wearing her hair short.”

Today in Lesbianish TV: The Ellen DeGeneres Show (rerun) Good Morning America (ABC 7 a.m.) UnReal marathon (Lifetime 8 a.m.) White Collar marathon (Universal HD 8 a.m.) NCIS “Lt. Jane Doe” (USA 10 a.m.) (rerun) But I’m a Cheerleader (Starz Cinema 10:30 a.m., 10 p.m.) Tea with Mussolini (Movieplex 10:55 a.m., 6 p.m.) The View (ABC 11 a.m.) Ellen “Horshack’s Law”/”Morgan, P.I.” (Laff 11 a.m./11:30 a.m.) (rerun) Tammy (HBO Comedy 12:40 p.m., 11:15 p.m.) The Talk (CBS 2 p.m.) Secrets of a Restaurant Chef (Food Network 2 p.m.) (rerun) Say Yes to the Dress: Atlanta “Double Brides, Double Trouble” (TLC 3 p.m.) (rerun) Friends “The One With Phoebe’s Rats” (TBS 3 p.m.) (rerun) Steven Universe (Cartoon 3 p.m./3:30 p.m., 5:30 p.m.) Ellen “The Pregnancy Test”/”Kiss My Bum” (Laff 4 p.m./4:30 p.m.) (rerun) Last Tango in Halifax “Season 3, Episode 6” (PBS) The Fosters “Daughters” (ABC Family 8 p.m.) Ray Donovan “Breakfast of Champions” (Showtime 8 p.m., 10 p.m.) The Rachel Maddow Show (MSNBC 9 p.m.) Masters of Sex “Undue Influence” (Showtime 9 p.m., 11 p.m.) Chasing Life “The Domino Effect” (ABC Family 9:01 p.m.) This Is Where I Leave You (HBO Comedy 9:30 p.m.) Murder in the First “Bruja Blanca” (TNT 10 p.m.) Archer “Un Chien Tangerine”/”The Papal Chase” (Comedy Central 10 p.m./10:30 p.m.) (rerun) Big Brother: After Dark (Pop 11 p.m.) Queer As Folk (Showcase 11 p.m./12 a.m.) (rerun) Bessie (HBO Signature 11 p.m.) Girl Code (MTV 11:34 p.m.) Complications “Relapse” (USA 1:09 a.m.) (rerun) Macklemore & Ryan Lewis: Live (Palladia 3 a.m.) (rerun) Queer As Folk (UK) (Logo 3:30 a.m.) (rerun) White Collar “Deadline”/”Countermeasures” (Universal HD 4 a.m./5 a.m.) (rerun) Buffy “Flooded” (Pivot 6 a.m.) (rerun) Buffy (ABC Family 7 a.m.) (rerun) Knock Knock, It’s Tig Notaro (Showtime 7:55 a.m.) Friday Night Lights “Little Girl I Wanna Marry You” (Pivot 8 a.m.) (rerun) (Thanks Roni!)