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It’s Monday evening. Do you know where your waffle iron is? Here are some things we missed while I was figuring out what else I could cook in the shape of a waffle! (Hint: any damn thing I want, starting with brownies.)
Queer as in F*ck You
+ Kentucky proposal: Encounter a transgender person in the wrong restroom, sue for up to $2,500. :falls off the planet into an abyss:
The National LGBTQ Task Force has announced its 2015 Trans Leadership Exchange, a unique six-month leadership development program for transgender and gender non-conforming community leaders, will be launched at the 27th National Conference on LGBT Equality: Creating Change.
+ Hygiene and heartache: Homeless women’s daily struggle to keep clean by Lisa De Bode.
For Guillet, who said her period typically lasts about 10 days, with heavy bleeding that requires changing her sanitary pad “every 20 minutes,” the shelter’s bathroom restrictions become particularly cumbersome. “Sometimes the lady’s nice. Other ladies is not,” she said, referring to shelter supervisors. “Some of them won’t work with you.”
Many shelters and homeless centers hand their female residents female hygiene products, along with toothpaste and shampoo. But social workers said that pads and tampons are often harder to source from public donors.
+ The Light Girls documentary airs tonight on OWN.
+ Relevant to your interestsssss Bitch Tapes: Tori Amos, Cover Artist by Ariana Vives.
Saw This, Thought of You
+ Here are 5 Sky Events Happening This Week.
+ Oh NBD just 10 Mousey Facts About Mussaurus. You’re very welcome.
+ This isn’t a new post but it came across my feed today and is amazingly useful! How To Get Through a Workday on No Sleep. You might also like our advice on how to deal with poor life decisions: Hangover and Out: Queer Girls Advice on the Day After Drinking! Similar but not the same.
+ Cool Site Lets You Draw Pictures Using Emoji because you’re worth it.
+ Don’t Overlook Roasting as a Cooking Technique for Beans, ok? I’m serious.
+ Dogs In Classic Kids Movies, Ranked by How Much I Want to Hug Them. This list from Alison Howard includes the footstool from Beauty and the Beast so you know it’s not some bullshit.
+ Roughly three minutes of Kate McKinnon as Justin Bieber in underwear.
Local Autostraddle Meet-Ups
+ 1/24 Minneapolis, MN: TWIN CITIES: Lesbian Comedy Night