Also.Also.Also: Everyone’s Favorite Megan (Rapinoe) Named 2019’s Sportsperson of the Year

Hi! Having a good one? This morning I rescued two (2) houseplants from the neglectful sunless hands of certain death, so I’m gonna go ahead and buy myself an overpriced chocolate bar this afternoon.

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2019 Sportsperson of the Year: Megan Rapinoe

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Miss Universe Competitor Swe Zin Htet Is First Openly Gay Woman In Pageant

Trans People Go Home for the Holidays in Beautiful Pantene Ad

Oakland’s ABO Comix Publishes, Advocates for LGBTQ Prisoners

Trans Visibility Exploded in the 2010s. But What Did Trans People Actually Gain?

Trans Sex Workers Help People Transform Through Intimacy

TikTok Admits It Suppressed Videos by Disabled, Queer, and Fat Creators

‘The Compassion Is Palpable’: Gender Nonconforming Model Responds Perfectly to a Transphobic Parent

Everyone has v big feelings about this and for v good reason!

Abby McEnany: ‘When Guys Dream of Lesbians, They’re Not Thinking of Me’

“The L Word: Generation Q” Is Trying To Atone For The Original’s Sins

Hallmark Boss Says Company Is ‘Open’ to Queer Lead Characters in Christmas Movies, Despite Featuring None wow PinkNews not fucking around with this callout headline.

Saw This, Thought of You

Hair Dyes and Straighteners May Raise Breast Cancer Risk for Black Women

Political Snacks

Katie Hill: It’s Not Over After All. This article includes a description of suicidal ideation.

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  1. That Pantene ad is beautiful & has me in tears a little. I’ve met some of the Trans Chorus of LA singers & they all are awesome, amazing, & multitalented in some cases. I’ve had fun seeing them at trans pride every year.

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