Our Hottest Takes About 2022 LGBTQ+ TV and Film

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Autostraddle is not generally a HOT TAKES publication. If we're going to write clickbait, it's usually going to be Vapid Fluff because we know how nosy y'all are because of how nosy we are! But that doesn't mean we don't have hot takes. We're just smart enough to keep them to ourselves or inside our group chats. But, oh ho — not today! Today you're getting our entire team's spiciest takes about 2022 LGBTQ+ TV and film, something I was only able to convince people to participate in because Nico said we could put them behind the A+ paywall as a gift. We really want to hear your takes too, in the comments.

Heather Hogan, TV Team Editor
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Heather Hogan

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, GALECA: The Society of LGBTQ Entertainment Critics, and a Rotten Tomatoes Tomatometer critic. You can also find her on Twitter and Instagram.

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