Colorado’s probably going to have civil unions soon! Totally counting these chickens before they hatch; feel ok about it.
What do you do when you love people who live far away? You break out your best stationery and write a friendship into existence, obviously.
How do you feel about cute queer girls? How do you feel about cereal? How do you feel about worlds colliding?
Santana joins an unprecedented number of queer teens on TV right now, and looks damn good doing it.
Let’s talk about our feelings.
In which Barack Obama declares that he officially has our backs, seemingly out of nowhere.
How you’ll learn to stop worrying about lesbians and love Franky Fitzgerald.
A wise woman once said to me, “This is how we live: no fucks to give.” And she wasn’t talking about getting laid.
Hey! I waited a month to tell you this, but Happy New Year! I want to tell you something really important about style.
“Pariah: The Movie” is a hit at Sundance. It’s written/directed by queer women of color and it’s about queer women of color and THIS IS F*CKING AWESOME YOU GALS
The story of the day the President told the people to get their shit together.
Jessie J won the BBC’s “Sound of 2011” poll and her first single “Do It Like a Dude” is a girls-can-f*ck-girls anthem with a gender-bending music video. Is Jessie J a subversive queer superstar or will she be seen as another homocultural appropriator?
We all know that bullies and homophobes, from the locker room to the Senate, are part of why gay and lesbian teens (and adults) have such ridiculously high rates of suicide. But when a panel of 26 leading researchers back it up, we may finally be on the way to changing things.
WE WON A THING
Remember that time you got high and watched Adam Lambert’s E! True Hollywood story and had a lot of feelings about gender, boy-on-boy onstage kissing, the history of counterculture/glam rock, American Idol itself and Adam’s hypothetical second album? Luckily I wrote that all down for you.
Hey remember that time Glee totally pulled a Very Special Episode and it totally promoted the Gay Agenda? That was awesome. It was called “Furt,” I don’t know why though.
Remember that time Autostraddle asked Perez Hilton to stop being a bully and be the change he wishes to see in the world? And then he went on Ellen’s show today and told the world he was gonna be the change he wishes to see in the world? Yeah, that happened.
Butch Voices is this super awesome conference happening in LA this weekend, and Autostraddle thinks you should go. It’s all about unifying and discussing all the various rainbow of butch identities. Plus, there will be some super awesome people there. Seriously. Go.
The future will come bearing many new lesbian books that will be warmly received by the mainstream, as well as college classes on Lady Gaga, new Ellen Page comedies, Ellen Degeneres on the catwalk, and Daria to answer all of your life’s questions. Daria, what should I do with my Sunday? Daria says you should read the Sunday Funday.
Hey did you hear that Lady Gaga is thinking about possibly considering maybe ordering the chicken over the fish? No? Because I did! And guess what: ignoring this bullshit is the best possible way I can do my job.