No Filter: Kate Moennig and Leisha Hailey Invite You To “Loud and Proud: Back In The Habit”

Hello and welcome to No Filter, your somewhat timely look at which celebrities were on Pride floats and who stayed home to play with their hair. This week was also a big one for all of us at Autostraddle who were at A-Camp, from which we continue to recover. Also, good morning to Evan Rachel Wood’s 300+ Pride Outfits but also… good morning to everybody else.


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Head Boi and Girl. 🐍

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“I, unlike you, have been made prefect; which means I, unlike you, have the power to hand out punishments.”
– Draco Malfoy


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I like both and everything in between. 💙💜💖

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Evan Rachel Wood drank some Pride-themed Butterbeer and picked herself up a Bisexual Visibility Cloak.


It will not surprise you to learn that Janelle Monae has been stylish since before you were born.


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Happy pride 🌈❤️

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Props to Kate and Leisha, #sisterwives, who upped their insta game by approximately 150% over Pride Weekend. They also took some time out at Pride to subtly confirm their casting in “Generation Q” as Faceless Blond Woman and Faceless Shane Haircut Woman:

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Nana Alice

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Grandma Shane @kateomoennig

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Attn WNBA if you need a new basketball holder, Gaby Dunn is ready and waiting and BOI can that girl hold a basketball!!!!


Honey, I shrunk the lesbian


In lieu of cellphone reception at A-Camp, Mal Blum strung a tin-can to a party hat with some shibari rope and made a few prank calls.


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Summer Energy 4 @marieclairemag

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Tag yourself I’m the cherubic god of the wild, shepherds and flocks straddling the devil while yearning for the chance to feed Tessa Thompson some grapes.

Riese is the 37-year-old CEO, CFO and Editor-in-Chief of Autostraddle.com as well as an award-winning writer, blogger, fictionist, copywriter, video-maker, low-key Jewish power lesbian and aspiring cyber-performance artist who grew up in Michigan, lost her mind in New York and then headed West. Her work has appeared in nine books including "The Bigger the Better The Tighter The Sweater: 21 Funny Women on Beauty, Body Image & Other Hazards Of Being Female," magazines including Marie Claire and Curve, and all over the web including Nylon, Queerty, Nerve, Bitch, Emily Books and Jezebel. She had a very popular personal blog once upon a time, and then she recapped The L Word, and then she had the idea to make this place, and now here we all are! In 2016, she was nominated for a GLAAD Award for Outstanding Digital Journalism. Follow her on twitter and instagram.

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