Morning Brew – Aisha Tyler introduces gay sister on “The Talk”

Good morning!

Yesterday was the J. Crew show at New York Fashion week and Lea DeLaria, Taylor Schilling and Sandra Bernhard were there to support Jenna Lyons.

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See Fashion Week through Chromat designer Becca McCharen‘s eyes. Or model Rain Dove‘s.

Doritos Rainbows are now a thing! And they are benefitting the It Gets Better Project.


A strip club in Miami refused a lesbian couple entrance because they weren’t with a man. That’s discrimination, son!

The Limited’s new campaign features real life lady bosses, and one of them, Natalia Oberti Noguera, is the out founder of Pipeline Angels. In her video, she talks about why visibility as a queer Latina is important.


Ellen Page talked with The New York Times about Freeheld and Into the Forest. The latter was just picked up for distribution, too!

ICYMI, Mulan is coming back to Once Upon a Time

Vulture thinks Freeheld, About Ray and The Danish Girl are too heavy on the straight people.

Briana Popour‘s suspension has been overturned. No word on if she’ll still be allowed to wear her “Nobody knows I’m a lesbian” T-shirt to school.

Aimee Bessada (formerly Hunter Valentine) has a new solo project called A Dream, A Coast and she has released her first video for her song “Last to Know.”

Anna Paquin has joined the cast of the Roots remake.

A bisexual woman LOLs at Fifty Shades of Grey.

Kate McKinnon is in the New York Times Magazine this week.


The New Yorker has a great profile of Julianne Moore.

New York’s Leslie-Lohman Museum of Gay and Lesbian Art is getting a huge expansion. That’s great news!

Rosie O’Donnell is guest starring on an already very lez second season of Empire.

Angel Haze and Ireland Baldwin were hanging out together in NYC this week.

Medium has a great queer photo essay focusing on masculinity.

Aisha Tyler‘s sister Feri was a guest on The Talk yesterday, where they discussed their family life and Feri’s coming out after having children. Aisha explained Feri is one of the main reasons she’s such a huge ally. BEST SISTER.

Neighbours character Steph Scully is returning to the Aussie soap, and she’s coming back with a girlfriend.

Lily Tomlin and Grandma director Paul Weitz talked about their film with Inflection Point Radio.

If you love biographies, try Marie Equi: Radical Politics and Outlaw Passions, about the lesbian who was the only woman doctor who helped during a huge San Francisco earthquake in 1906.

Today in Lesbianish TV: The Ellen DeGeneres Show – Guest: Tig Notaro The Wendy Williams Show – Guest: Rachel Maddow Good Morning America (ABC 7 a.m.) The View (ABC 11 a.m.) Ellen (Laff 11 a.m./11:30 a.m.) (rerun) Archer (Comedy Central 12:49 p.m./1:23 p.m.) (rerun) Grey’s Anatomy marathon (Lifetime 1 p.m.) The Talk (CBS 2 p.m.) Secrets of a Restaurant Chef (Food Network 2 p.m.) (rerun) Law & Order: CI “Tru Love” (We 3 p.m.) (rerun) Ellen (Laff 4 p.m./4:30 p.m.) (rerun) Say Yes to the Dress “Day of Challenges” (TLC 4:30 p.m.) (rerun) Steven Universe “Sadie’s Song; Nightmare Hospital” (Cartoon 5:30 p.m.) Person of Interest marathon (WGN America 7 p.m.) This Is Where I Leave You (HBO Zone 7:15 p.m.) Survivor’s Remorse “Homebound” (Starz Edge 7:25 p.m., 10 p.m., 12:30 a.m.) Women’s International Friendly Soccer – U.S. vs. Australia (Fox Sports 1 7:30 p.m.) Grey’s Anatomy “You’re My Home” (ABC 8 p.m.) (rerun) Doctor Who “A Good Man Goes to War” (BBC America 8 p.m.) (rerun) Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (FXM 8 p.m., 11:30 p.m.) Jack & Diane (Showtime Beyond 8:15 p.m.) The Rachel Maddow Show (MSNBC 9 p.m.) Masters of Sex “Through a Glass, Darkly” (Showtime2 9 p.m.) Arrow “Ah Sah-Him” (CW 9 p.m.) (rerun) 5th Annual Streamy Awards (VH1 10 p.m.) Ray Donovan “One Night in Yerevan” (Showtime2 10 p.m., Showtime 3:45 a.m.) Beat Bobby Flay “To Contend and Serve” (Food Network 10 p.m.) (rerun) Big Brother: After Dark (Pop 11 p.m.) I Am Cait marathon (E! 12 a.m.) Friends “The One With the Breast Milk” (Nick 12:12 a.m.) (rerun) Rules of Engagement “Audrey’s Shower” (WGN America 2 a.m.) (rerun) Tig Notaro: Boyish Girl Interrupted (HBO 2:25 a.m.) Buffy “Get It Done” (Pivot 6 a.m.) (rerun) Ellen “When the Vow Breaks” (FX 7 a.m.) (rerun) Buffy “Living Conditions” (ABC Family 7 a.m.) (rerun) Tammy (HBO Signature 7:20 a.m.) Buffy “Hush” (FX 7:30 a.m.) (rerun) The Big Interview “Great Conversations of 2014” (AXS TV 8 a.m.) – With Jane Lynch (rerun) (Thanks Roni!)