The Comment Awards Are Ready To Play Dress Up

Hello, peanut butter cups!

This week the new Autostraddle merch store opened — get your scissoring boxers while they’re hot! We also canned some apple butter, checked out vintage vibrator ads and prepped for Halloween with witch costumes sans the black pointy hat.

We also heard thoughts on community building from a small town lesbian, considered 51 of the most important things you’ve fought about and debated the first democratic debate,

On 26 Fantastic Excerpts From Your Coming Out Stories:

The Homo on the Range Award to Sara:


On Boob(s On Your) Tube: Lady Gaga Arrives on “American Horror Story,” Bre-Z Returns to “Empire”:

The Hogan’s Heroes Award to thatottergirl and Carmen SanDiego:


On 20 Pet Treats That Will Make Tails Wag and Kittens Purr:

The Cat Math Award to Angela:

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The Cat Snack Fever Award to Robyn:


On Also.Also.Also: Be Aware of the Wolves, Please, and Other Stories:

The Lambda Literary Award to queer girl:



On I’m Just A Small-Town Lesbian Wearing Flannel, Building Community:

The Target Audience Award to Mik:


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carrie is a nine to five office dweller in massachusetts. she loves waves, ​collects skateboards and is perpetually planning her escape from the northeast.

carrie has written 159 articles for us.


    • Thanks! I couldn’t have done it without you :)
      I was super happy and called my father immediately (He’s also a Shane fan)

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