2009, the year The L Word ended and Glee began.
It’s been a wild year for gay pop culture, and a great year for some very well dressed queers — enjoy it with this very subjective but deeply felt top 11 of 2018, as based on an internal Autostraddle staff survey.
Here’s to the lesbian, bisexual, non-binary, queer, trans and free-ass-motherfucker celebrities who opened the closet door a little wider when they walked out of it.
Ten thousand reader votes later…
I have never seen Sara Ramirez more comfortable in her body. She looks like she’s at home in herself.
Once again Sara Ramirez as Kat Sandoval has overwhelmed us. I’m here to help you steal her style.
Whether you’re Mexican, Puerto Rican, Costa Rican, Cuban, Panamanian or Argentinian, there were great examples of queer Latinidad for you.
The pocket chain was just the beginning.
This Sunday is the day Kat Sandoval swaggers onto your teevee!
More Sara Ramirez, queers having babies, queers in film and theatre, soul survivors! Happy Sunday!
Happy Birthday, Grey’s Anatomy. (And before you ask, yes, I managed to fit in Callie and Arizona’s brief shower sex scene from season six. )
She’s joining the cast of Madam Secretary as a series regular. We don’t know much about her character from this picture but also we kind of know everything.
Also, Gaby Dunn met a million dollars, St. Vincent did some research and No Filter gets meta.
Also, Stephanie Beatriz makes friends with a ghost and Brittani Nichols straight-up ghosts you.
This one goes out to Lauren Jauregui, Bex Taylor-Klaus, Sara Ramirez, Gigi Gorgeous, Elizabeth Gilbert, Eva Gutowski, Bella Thorne, Stephanie Beatriz, Aubrey Plaza, Mara Wilson, Rebecca Sugar, Elena Delle, Rowan Blanchard, Amandla Stenberg, Keke Palmer, et al.
This morning, at the 40 to None Summit to benefit LGBT homelessness, the gorgeous and talented Sara Ramirez showed up to introduce us to her fantastic new buzz cut and her intersectional truth: she’s the multi-racial daughter of immigrants, and she’s bisexual.