Morning Brew – Abby Wambach on being called “a dyke, a lesbian, a butch, a bitch”

Good morning!

Carol and Therese are part of Bustle’s cutest literary couples.

Teresa Giudice‘s inmates are not thrilled about the salacious Sapphic stories she tells about them in her new memoir.

Kesha will be receiving this year’s Visibility Award from the HRC.


Take this survey and could win a copy of Kindred Spirits on the Roof, aka the lesbian boarding school ghost game.

Want to watch a sweet proposal? Wedding Wire helped one woman pop the question to her partner.

Eliel Cruz‘s #FaithfullyLGBT is a new series hoping to elevate the voices of religoius queer people.

Emma Hannah

Abby Wambach says she’s been called a dyke, a lesbian, a butch and bitch, but “they all are me, and they all aren’t me.”

None of the women on Vanity Fair‘s annual Hollywood issue identify as LGBT, but several have played queer on screen. (This year: Cate Blanchett, Viola Davis and Alicia Vikander.)


A Nashville father chased after his daughter with a knife after finding out she was a lesbian. He was arrested for Aggravated Assault with a Deadly Weapon.

Dolce & Gabanna are attempting to atone for their anti-same-sex family remarks last year by putting same-sex parent families on T-shirts and purses.

Gillian Anderson played Fuck, Marry, Kill with E! and chose to fuck Princess Leia. Sadly, she chose to kill Supergirl in another match-up. 

Natalie Shirinian and Elizabeth Baudouin share their love story with David Yurman for the company’s Valentine’s Day celebration.


At Gay Star News: My time as a lesbian mental health nurse shows why we are failing LGBTIs.

Lady Gaga will perform a tribute to the late David Bowie at this year’s Grammys.

Today in  Lesbianish TV:

The Ellen DeGeneres Show – Guest: Sia

Good Morning America (ABC 7 a.m.)

Just Jillian “The Real Jillian Michaels”/”Comedy of Errors” (E! 9 a.m./10 a.m.) (rerun)
Rosie O’Donnell: A Heartfelt Stand Up (HBO 9:25 a.m.)

Law & Order: SVU “Alien” (USA 10 a.m., 1 a.m.) (rerun)
The View (ABC 11 a.m.)

Young & Hungry “Young & Lesbian” (Freeform 11:30 a.m.) (rerun)

Fashion Police “The 2016 SAG Awards” (E! 12 p.m.) – With Margaret Cho

Portlandia “Pickathon”/”Going Gray” (IFC 12:45 p.m./1:15 p.m.) (rerun)

Grey’s Anatomy marathon (Lifetime 1 p.m.)
The Talk (CBS 2 p.m.)

NewNowNext Honors 2016 (VH1 2 p.m.)
Black Sails “XX.” (Starz 2 p.m., 10 p.m., 12:55 a.m.)
Ellen (Laff 3 p.m./3:30 p.m.) (rerun)

Friday Night Lights “Little Girl I Wanna Marry You” (Pivot 4 p.m.) (rerun)
Pretty Little Liars “The Gloves Are On” (Freeform 7 p.m.) (rerun)

Buffy marathon (Pivot 7 p.m.)
Last Man Standing “Restaurant Opening” (CMT 7 p.m.) (rerun)
Pretty Little Liars “New Guys, New Lives” (Freeform 8 p.m.)

Hollywood Game Night “Football Game Night” (NBC 8 p.m.)

Grandfathered “Budget Spa” (Fox 8:30 p.m.)
The Rachel Maddow Show (MSNBC 9 p.m.)

Just Jillian “Expand the Brand” (E! 10 p.m.)

Shameless “Going Once, Going Twice” (Showtime 10 p.m.)

#BlackLove “Crash the Party” (FYI 10:30 p.m.)

Modern Family “The Wow Factor” (USA 10:30 p.m.) (rerun)

Archer marathon (FXX 12 a.m.)

Reba “Van’s Agent” (CMT 12:30 a.m.) (rerun)

Milk (HBO2 4:40 a.m.)
Ellen “The Puppy Episode, Part 2″/”Hello Muddah Hello Faddah” (Laff 5 a.m./6 a.m.) (rerun)

Buffy “Blood Ties” (Pivot 6 a.m.) (rerun)

The People’s Couch (Bravo 6 a.m.) (rerun)
Portlandia “Seaworld” (IFC 6:15 a.m.) (rerun)

Newlyweds: The First Year “Fight or Flight” (Bravo 6:58 a.m.) (rerun)

White Collar marathon (Universal HD 8 a.m.)

(Thanks, Roni!)