A+ Fireside Chat #1: After AfterEllen and Gay Doritos

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Hi there! It's time for our thirteenth episode of A+ Inbox LIVE but guess what, this isn't that episode. Instead this is our first Fireside Chat, where the senior editors talk about what's going on in the world of Autostraddle, queer media, and really anything else that falls within our purview as People Who Do This Job.

This episode of Fireside Chat deals with the demise of AfterEllen, the stain on our nation's fabric that is Rainbow Doritos, and what it feels like for a girl who grows up into a woman and then starts a website. We've also got a new segment by Erin that's guaranteed to make this day worth living.

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Laneia is the Executive Editor and founding member of Autostraddle, and you're the reason she's here. She's 37, has two kids, two dogs, one cat, one Megan, and some personal essays.

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