Happy Monday! I made a pineapple upside-down cake yesterday and it was so good I yelled and the cat nearly fell off the bar which is why I tell her, over and over again, not to sit on the bar! She’s too skittish for those heights.
Take the 12th annual LGBTQ Community Survey! In 10-12 minutes you could make your voice heard and still have plenty of time to make a sandwich before getting back to work.
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Queer as in F*ck You
Do you want to hear Heather Hogan’s thoughts on Bend It Like Beckham?? DAMN RIGHT YOU DO. Why We Still Love Bend It Like Beckham 15 Years Later.
Here’s Lena Waithe’s acceptance speech at the GLAAD Media Awards in LA last week!
Here’s a helpful explainer to send to friends and loved ones! They/Them Pronouns Have Come Between Me and My Child.
From Coachella to #Beychella: Beyonce Schools Festivalgoers in Her Triumphant Return. And you can watch the whole thing here if you haven’t already, or if you just can’t go another 24 hours without rewatching it!
Devonte Hart’s Biological Mom: They Gave My Kids ‘to Monsters’. This gets sadder and more horrific with each new piece of information.
Saw This, Thought of You
The Story Behind Wild Wild Country’s Red Rajneeshee Outfits. Y’all, I have tried to watch this and I can’t! The pacing bores me to tears and I normally love shit like this! I’m so mad at this show.
Another new Janelle Monáe song! No vulva pants this time.