Pop Culture Fix: Megan Rapinoe Cordially Invites You to Sue Bird and Diana Taurasi’s Lesbian Sports Bra Tizzy

Hey it’s Monday! Did you spend your whole weekend losing your voice hollering at the WNBA playoff refs cause I sure did!  There’s a little bit of that here and a whole lot of other queer shenanigans in your first Pop Culture Fix of the week!


+ Sue Bird and Diana Taurasi did a lil lesbian jersey exchange after the Storm fell to the Mercury yesterday — much to Megan Rapinoe’s delight.

+ Mae Martin and Margaret Cho have joined HBO Max’s Max’s The Flight Attendant for season two.

+ Here’s your first look at HBO’s Last of Us series. Your girl Valerie Anne’s playing TLOU for the first time and streaming it over on Twitch, by the way!

+ Billy Eichner’s LGBTQ rom-com will have an all-LGBTQ principal cast.

+ Suranne Jones and Gentleman Jack showrunner Sally Wainwright were on hand for the unveiling of a new Anne Lister statue in Halifax.

+ What Sex Education season three gets right about the Nigerian queer experience. (Also Sex Education has been renewed for a fourth season.)

+ “Bisexuality is a phase? Boooo!” Stephanie Beatriz busted bi myths last week for Bi Visibility Week!

+ Hey speaking of bisexuality: Animated bi characters are paving the way forward for queer diversity.

+ How Lil Nas X made the most radical run of queer music videos in pop history.

+ Indya Moore has joined the new Aquaman!

+ Derry Girls will finish its hilarious run with a third season.

+ The Benedetta trailer is finally here as Paul Verhoeven’s already-famous fictional nun finds her holy calling in LESBIANISM.

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Heather Hogan is an Autostraddle senior editor who lives in New York City with her wife, Stacy, and their cackle of rescued pets. She's a member of the Television Critics Association, the Gay and Lesbian Entertainment Critics Association, and a Rotten Tomatoes Tomatometer critic. You can also find her on Twitter, and Instagram.

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3 Comments

  1. A Timeline of a Tizzy:

    Sue Bird and Diana Taurasi: start stripping

    Me: wh—what? * brain stops working *

    Sue Bird and Diana Taurasi: being normal about their bodies

    Me: ohhh my goddddddd

    Sue Bird: runs to the locker room with nary a thought of stopping to put Diana’s jersey on

    Me: * sweats, fans self *

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