We promised to stop talking about Lindsay Lohan, but we just can’t stop talking abut Ellen Von Unwerth, best photographer ever, sorz, so we have to give you the complete shoot! Also, Laramie’s 10th Anniversary celebrity reading, Mandy Musgrave has a new lezzie role, Lip Service, Dollhouse, Australian Idol boots the gays and more! ETA: Tegan & Sara’s HELL video is back!
With only ten days to go, the marriage equality fight in Maine heats up — we bring you the latest arguments from all sides on how to win this thing. Also, an interesting perspective on hate crimes and the war-spending budget attached to the Matthew Shepard Act.
New York Magazine devotes a print issue to the titilating Sex Diaries, Geocities calls it quits (save ur Neve Campbell fansite asap!) and the ex-gay people want their books to be in libraries, which is fine if they’re OK with it being right next to And Tango Makes Three.
After nearly seven years of building, developing and leading number-one lesbian website AfterEllen.com, Sarah Warn is stepping down as editor-in-chief.
If only every hot actress was like Charlize Theron, who bid a kiss with her off for $140K to one lucky lady. I think she might be onto something. Also; bitch magazine ponders Adam Lambert’s whole “thing,” nerve has 10 sexy tomboys, The Lynch is returning to Party Down and Gay Dads thrive! It’s SUNDAY FUNDAY!
Does lesbian sex even count as real sex? OBVS! We have several examples, even, and lots of opinions & tips on the topic for all ye believers. Also; cute lesbian Mila Kunis “After Sex” clip, naked ladies reading banned books, cheerleaders, Lohan’s nip slip, Loveland South Korea, and Bitchtapes sexed up mixtape. Let’s stop being polite and start getting trashwhore.
Autostraddle is giving away a Caribbean Cruise courtesy of Sweet Travel, a smokin’ hot lesbian travel company. Would you like to sit at home watching babies on YouTube, or would you rather be on the open seas in a bikini? Obvs bikini. Let’s see who won!
Watch what happens when Autostraddle stops looking directly at their computers, and starts getting conversational, with the first of many short videos to come!
Today in Battles of the Sexes: Trivial Pursuit will answer “are men smarter than women?” (no), and many Health Insurance plans think womanhood is a pre-existing condition. Oh, also someone needs to smack Ann Coulter in the face with a cheeseburger.
This week on Glee, Will raps twice, the same things that usually happen continue to happen, everyone speaks in metaphors, The Lynch wears a zoot suit, and Carlytron cries a thousand mashed-up tears.
Lindsay Lohan is sick of people lying saying what they want about her! Also, wtf is up with the music on GLEE, why does it sound so … WEIRD? Wanna be on MTV? Several upcoming True Lifes want you right back. Also; an unearthed sexy lesbian photoshoot & a lezzie on Flash Forward.
Hey do you sometimes have negative feelings about things? Congratulations, you’re having a Quarterlife Crisis! Also; feminist weddings, the hot guy from Short Bus, anorexic models, and ten of Fox News’s most egregious moments.
The Obama Administration is making small steps towards helping the LGBT community with the Shepard Act & new initiatives from the departments of Housing and Urban Development and Health and Human Services. Also; Dan Choi gives great interview to the Metro Weekly – with tales of a childhood spent praying “Jesus, make me pop a boner for Michelle Pfeiffer, in Jesus’ name, amen!”
After 11 years together, Rosie confirms rumors that the two are having issues but that family and the children will always come first. Also; new Tegan & Sara video, Kathy Griffin album, Jennifer Beals’ L Word Book coming in December, and a new part for Sarah Shahi/Carmen De La Pica Morales.
Autostraddle chats with Tegan of Tegan & Sara about writing Sainthood, making eggs, throwing bras, touring Australia, playing so many standing room venues, and a little something we call “The Tegan and Sara Experience.”
When times get tough, the tough get marketing to lesbians — it might be the WNBA’s only hope of financial survival. Also; Crafts Gone Wild, Ms. Magazine, Mexico’s Pink Taxis, and the straight couple suing a gay cruise for not warning them.
In addition to EVEN MORE TEGAN AND SARA (the videos are really monumentally awesome), we’ve got Samantha Ronson filming 90210, Adam Lambert’s ‘Time for Miracles’ video debut, Jillian Michaels with a new show, Brandi Carlile coming out and GaGa tour dates.
There were lots of big events on tv this week: firings, weddings, photo montages, lesbian ratings stunts (Heroes!)… check out Carlytron’s thoughts on Heroes, Gossip Girl, 30 Rock, Grey’s Anatomy, Saturday Night Live, Modern Family, How I Met Your Mother, and more!
Brilliant collaborations all over: Adam Lambert & Lady Gaga, Joss Whedon & GLEE, Tegan & Sara, Mia Hamm & Breaking Ball Films! Also, Lindsay Lohan finally wins a ruling on something (but it’s not what you think), GLEE updates, and the best parts of Three Rivers (SHANE).
Tegan & Sara’s new album Sainthood is now streaming live from their myspace. In part two of our Sainthood review, we review Sainthood album track-by-track in obsessive detail so we can all talk about it constantly forever!