Morning Brew – Amber Rose has it bad for Ronda Rousey

Good morning!

NBC News talked with filmmaker Nneka Onuorah about her documentary The Same Difference.

“Black women don’t have a voice—Black ‘AG’ [aggressive] lesbians don’t have a voice,” said Onuorah, referring to lesbians exhibiting behaviors traditionally deemed masculine. “I wanted to tell a story of my own for people who look like me.”

GLAAD asked media figures and LGBT advocates from around the world to talk about their roles in international equality and acceptance.

Planning a trip to NYC? NYCGo’s guide to the historic West Village might be of interest.

Also in NYC, this feminist and queer podcast called Livin’ and Lovin’ in NYC. Thanks for the shout out, Young Cecilia and Lola RocknRolla!

Gaby Hoffmann was a guest on HuffPost Live this week, dishing on Transparent Season 2.

At The Daily MailMother-of-four was locked in an outside toilet by her jealous lesbian lover who then set the building on fire and told her ‘You can stay in there and burn.’ Sigh.

Bridget McManus talks with dot429 about her new series Maybelle.

The New Yorker celebrates Eve Sedgwick.

allgo is celebrating 30 years of serving the needs of LGBT people of color in Austin, Texas.

Queer women can have some unique traveling predicaments.

Sarah Paulson will be in the American Horror Story: Hotel finale as Sally, but also as another character from her AHS past. Sarah will appear as Billie Dean, Jessica Lange‘s psychic confidant in the very first season of the show.


Indian director Pan Nalin is receiving threats over the lesbian content of his new film Angry Indian Goddesses.

The Affair has been renewed for a third season by Showtime, so hopefully we’ll get more of Whitney’s bisexuality and less of her dad’s everything.

Amber Rose, a bisexual woman, says she has lesbianic feelings for Ronda Rousey. “That’s my baby!” she says.

The first look at the new season of The 100 is here. Get psyched!

The BBC show The Dumping Ground recently featured a storyline about an Asian grandmother who can’t accept her grandaughter’s sexuality. (Thanks, Ian!)

Ellen’s Design Challenge is returning to HGTV for a second season in January.

Today in Lesbianish TV:

The Ellen DeGeneres Show

Good Morning America (ABC 7 a.m.)

The View (ABC 11 a.m.) 

Ellen (Laff 11 a.m./11:30 a.m.) (rerun)

The Facts of Life “Rough Housing” (Logo 12:32 p.m., TV Land 6 p.m.) (rerun)

Work Out New York “Survival of the Fittest” (Bravo 1 p.m.)

Grey’s Anatomy marathon (Lifetime 1 p.m.)

House “Holding On” (We 1 p.m.) (rerun)

The Talk (CBS 2 p.m.)

Afternoon Delight (Starz Cinema 2:30 p.m., 2:15 a.m.)

Adventure Time (Cartoon 3 p.m./3:30 p.m.) (rerun)

Bones “The Salt in the Wounds” (TNT 3 p.m.) (rerun)
The Normal Heart (HBO Signature 3:05 p.m., 2:10 a.m.)

Best in Show (HBO2 3:15 p.m.)

Ellen “Hello Muddah Hello Faddah”/”Moving On” (Laff 4 p.m./4:30 p.m.) (rerun)
Friends “The One Where Old Yeller Dies” (TBS 4 p.m.) (rerun)
Fried Green Tomatoes (Encore 5:45 p.m.)
Seinfeld “The Smelly Car” (TBS 6 p.m.) (rerun)
The Vampire Diaries “Cold as Ice” (CW 8 p.m.)

Top Chef “Stop the Presses”/”Pop Up Pandemonium” (Bravo 8 p.m./9 p.m.) (rerun)
2 Broke Girls “And the Minor Problem” (TBS 8 p.m.) (rerun)

The Rachel Maddow Show (MSNBC 9 p.m.)

Women’s International Friendly Soccer – U.S. vs. Trinidad and Tobago (ESPN2 9:30 p.m.)

Top Chef “Spines and Vines” (Bravo 10 p.m.)
Later… with Jools Holland (Palladia 10 p.m.) – St. Vincent performs (rerun)
The Affair “10” (Showtime 10:30 p.m.)

Christmas at Bobby’s (Food Network 10:30 p.m.) – With Anne Burrell (rerun)

Behind the Story with the Paley Center “Jane the Virgin” (Sundance 1 a.m.)

Tig Notaro: Boyish Girl Interrupted (HBO Signature 1:10 a.m.)

Rules of Engagement “Goodbye Dolly” (WGN America 2 a.m.) (rerun)

Hot in Cleveland “Beards” (TV Land 4:21 a.m.) (rerun)
Buffy “Earshot”/”Choices” (Pivot 5 a.m./6 a.m.) (rerun)

Lost Girl “Like Hell Pt. 2” (Syfy 5 a.m.) (rerun)

Catfish: The TV Show “Bianca & Brogan” (MTV 8 a.m.) (rerun)
(Thanks Roni!)