Morning Brew – Cameron Esposito and Rhea Butcher’s “Take My Wife” trailer debuts

Good morning!

Which of these things caused your lesbianism? It was celery, wasn’t it?

The Guardian thinks out Aussie comic Zoë Coombs Marr should win Person of the Year.

The Windy City Times chats with Katja from My Giant Life.

The City Paper gives a history of Baltimore’s lesbian scene.

Wildfang’s new campaign highlights women kicking ass in fields dominated by men, including WNBA star Brittney Griner.


At Fusion: “Bisexual women don’t want to be your sex ‘unicorn.‘”

Another terrible story about corrective rape in Jamaica.

Cameron Esposito talks with EW about Take My Wife, her new Seeso series with wife Rhea Butcher. We have a really fun interview with the two comics, so check back for that before the show premieres on August 11. In the meantime, here’s the newly released trailer. And if you’re in Chicago, there’s a special preview event happening this Saturday.

If you like “guns, girls and global domination,” you will want to see Ruby Rose in xXx: Return of Xander Cage. Here’s the official new trailer for your action movie  pleasure.

Vogue talks queerness and coming out with Coeur de pirate.

At Elle UK: “Suddenly I’m all the trends: Just another gender fluid lesbian vegetarian. Call me basic.”

Chely Wright gives fans a look at her upcoming album, I Am the Rain, available for pre-order July 22.

You need this Buffy the Vampire Slayer adult coloring book.

Ladyhawke‘s “Wild Things” video is relevant to our interests.

Today in Lesbianish TV:

The Ellen DeGeneres Show (rerun)

The Rachael Ray Show – Guest: Anne Burrell
Good Morning America (ABC 7 a.m.)

The View (ABC 11 a.m.)

Buffy “Some Assembly Required” (Pivot 11 a.m.) (rerun)

Sisterhood of Hip Hop “Beats, Rhymes, and Life” (Oxygen 12 p.m.)
Steven Universe (Cartoon 12 p.m.) (rerun)
Grey’s Anatomy marathon (Lifetime 12 p.m.)

WNBA Basketball – Connecticut at Dallas (NBA 12:30 p.m.)

Gaycation With Ellen Page “Jamaica”/”U.S.A.” (Viceland 1 p.m./2 p.m.) (rerun)

America’s Next Top Model – Cycle 15 marathon (Oxygen 1 p.m.)
Clarence (Cartoon 1 p.m./1:30 p.m.) (rerun)
The Hours (Pivot 1:30 p.m.)
The Talk (CBS 2 p.m.)

General Hospital (ABC 2 p.m.)

Bones “The Psychic in the Soup” (TNT 2 p.m.) (rerun)

WNBA Basketball – San Antonio at Seattle (NBA 3 p.m.)
Ellen (Laff 3 p.m./3:30 p.m.) (rerun)

Clouds of Sils Maria (TMC Xtra 3:10 p.m.)

Roseanne “Ladies’ Choice” (Logo 3:28 p.m.) (rerun)
Milk (Cinemax 3:50 p.m.)

Steven Universe “Too Short to Ride; Mr. Greg” (Cartoon 7 p.m.)
Republican National Convention coverage (MSNBC) – With Rachel Maddow

Young & Hungry “Young & Sofia” (Freeform 8 p.m.)

Person of Interest “All In”/”Trojan Horse” (WGN America 9 p.m./10 p.m.) (rerun)
Survivor’s Remorse “The Injury”/”The Date” (Starz Encore 10 p.m./10:30 p.m.) (rerun)

Happy Endings (TMC 10 p.m.)

Gaycation With Ellen Page “Jamaica” (Viceland 10:30 p.m.) (rerun)
Jimmy Kimmel Live (ABC 11:35 p.m.) – Guest: Cara Delevingne

Law & Order “Ain’t No Love” (Ion 12 a.m.) (rerun)

Late Night with Seth Meyers (NBC 12:37 a.m.) – Guest: Taylor Schilling
Buffy “The I in Team”/”Goodbye Iowa” (Pivot 2 a.m./3 a.m.) (rerun)
How I Met Your Mother “Big Days” (TV Land 3:30 a.m.) (rerun)

Side Effects
(Starz 5:20 a.m.)

Buffy “This Year’s Girl”/”Who Are You” (Pivot 6 a.m./7 a.m.) (rerun)

America’s Next Top Model – Cycle 17 marathon (Oxygen 6:30 a.m.)

House Hunters Renovation “A Long-Distance Renovation” (HGTV 8 a.m.) (rerun)

#BlackLove “Sexy in the City”/”Making Lemonade out of Lemons” (FYI 8 a.m./9 a.m.) (rerun)

Kissing Jessica Stein
(HBO Signature 8:05 a.m.)

(Thanks, Roni!)