Latest from Autostraddle: Robin Shoots The Cliks (and Special Guest Cyndi Lauper!) with her trademark amazingness and after a giant mishap yesterday that rendered part of Carlytron’s weekly Televisionary Tuesday um — invisible! — it’s totes fixed! ANNNND if you haven’t already, check out Riese’s interview with Rising Star Haviland Stillwell about her April 23rd show in Los Angeles. And then! Watch this! It’s Haviland on AfterEllen’s Cat on the Prowl:
“Iowa is shedding its image as cornfed conservative” – What other states can learn from “gay marriage in the heartland.” (@salon).
A genuinely interesting interview with gay author Christopher Rice about the Amazon debacle @Queerty: ” … they need to stop acting like a drunken elephant and starting like a gentle giant. They need to recognize their influence and their size and they need to behave accordingly,” and Unfriendly Fire author Nathaniel Frank at @huffpo on What to make of #Amazonfail.
The Long Move into “Grey Gardens” (@the latimes)
Drew Barrymore: “Most of my best friends are gay and they all act like [Edith “Little Edie” Bouvier Beale], talk like her, dress like her at certain moments — they all quote her all the time … I can’t tell you the level of fear and sickness I would feel when they would imitate her. They know her and love her so well — what if I do something that doesn’t feel right with them?”
If they get married, we’ll all get married! It’ll be anarchy! New York’s Governor Patterson to propose legalizing same-sex marriage in New York! (@cnn)
HBO has signed on to develop a gender politics comedy project “Women’s Studies,” starring amazing amazing amazing Tony Winner Julie White as a former feminist “it” girl now teaching at a small liberal arts college. (@the hollyood report)
Dinah Shore: good for hot girls in bikinis AND good for the economy! Who knew? (@my desert)
“The pros and cons of same-sex marriage have been debated endlessly, but there’s one advantage that is routinely ignored: saving trees.” (@huffpo)
L Word actress, Oscar Winner and Dancing Star Marlee Matlin discusses her childhood sexual abuse, rehab, and other topics covered in her new book “I’ll Scream Later” on Good Morning America. (@jezebel)
Tax Day is not the best day to be a lesbian. (@equal taxes, equal rights)
AND! Check out Autostraddle fave Adam Lambert on American Idol:
from Carly: Are you a fan of Moleskine notebooks? Unpluggd recently alerted us to the fact that you can now create and print custom pages for your Moleskine notebook using your preexisting contacts from your cell phone or computer.