Flocking Together

A plan to repopulate the Blue Duck species has been foiled by the gays — the two living male Blue ducks have fallen for each other rather than for the last remaining female of the species:  “To our surprise, the two males really took to each other and it was obvious that they really liked each other. Ben and Jerry do make a lovely couple.” (@scientific american)

Read The Rachel Papers! online  – What a hot, smart, lesbian pundit means for an uneasy America! (@bitch magazine)

Iron Chef’s Cat Cora and her wife Jennifer Cora are both preggers. (@huffpo)

In Which It’s Not Gay Unless The Boobs Touch: “Just because The L Word is over doesn’t mean you’re at a loss for hot same-sex television pairings … it’s all about the tender loving care made manifest by Blair and Serena. ” (@thisrecording)

How to be an ally to a bisexual person and why I am a bisexual ally. (@bilerico project)

Did you know it was International Women’s Day on Sunday? Now you do. (@the huffington post)

Check out FOA (Friend of Autostraddle) Alexi on Episode 20 of Alexi’s Closet: Getting the Boot! (@afterellen)

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Riese is the 33-year-old CEO, CFO and Editor-in-Chief of Autostraddle.com as well as an award-winning writer, blogger, fictionist, copywriter, video-maker and aspiring cyber-performance artist who grew up in Michigan, lost her mind in New York City and mellowed out in California before returning to the Detroit area to be a grown-up. Her work has appeared in nine books including "The Bigger the Better The Tighter The Sweater: 21 Funny Women on Beauty, Body Image & Other Hazards Of Being Female," magazines including Marie Claire and Curve, and all over the web including Nerve, Bitch, Emily Books and Jezebel. She had a very popular personal blog once upon a time, and then she recapped The L Word, and then she had the idea to make this place, and now here we all are!

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    “the two living male Blue ducks have fallen for each other rather than for the last remaining female of the species”

    I was laughing so hard I couldn’t read anymore thru the tears

    Jesus I wish it was Friday already.

    Site looks great.

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