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Brittani’s Team Pick: Watch the Mo’ne Davis Documentary, “Throw Like a Girl”

1 minute agoLGBT / Lesbian : Autostraddle

This documentary about 13-year-old Mo'ne Davis and her 70mph fastball will make you cry and you should definitely watch it.

Sarah Paulson is unimpressed with lobsters on “The Late Late Show”

2 minutes agoLGBT / Lesbian : After Ellen

The actress shares how she does not want to eat crustaceans. The post Sarah Paulson is unimpressed with lobsters on “The Late Late Show” appeared first on AfterEllen.com.

The Five Lesbians You Can’t Avoid

5 minutes agoLGBT / Lesbian : After Ellen

You know who they are. The post The Five Lesbians You Can’t Avoid appeared first on AfterEllen.com.

Morning Brew – Country group Little Big Town releases a song called “Girl Crush”

8 minutes agoLGBT / Lesbian : After Ellen

Plus Brandy Clark is going on tour with Alan Jackson and more. The post Morning Brew – Country group Little Big Town releases a song called “Girl Crush” appeared first on AfterEllen.com.

“Pretty Little Liars” Spooky Halloween Fan Special airs tonight!

11 minutes agoLGBT / Lesbian : After Ellen

Pretty Little Liars celebrates their fans with a brand new special. Plus, guest appearances from Rosewood's dearly departed characters! The post “Pretty Little Liars” Spooky Halloween Fan Special airs tonight! appeared first on AfterEllen.com.

Lambda Legal Takes Up Fight For Lesbian Widow’s Same-Sex Social Security Benefits

32 minutes agoLGBT / Lesbian : Autostraddle

Susan Summer, the director of constitutional litigation at Lambda Legal, put it simply: "SSA should not be telling widowed lesbians and gay men already grieving the loss of a spouse—‘you live in the wrong state so you don’t get Social Security spousal benefits.'"

Halloween Grab Bag: Inspiration, DIYs, Costumes and Other Scary Sht

35 minutes agoLGBT / Lesbian : Autostraddle

WE ONLY HAVE ONE MORE WEEK! Let's keep things creepy and crawly while we still can.

Brittani’s Video Party: Marcel the Shell is Seriously Distracted by Faking It

38 minutes agoLGBT / Lesbian : Autostraddle

Rita Volk is having some feelings about bisexuality while Kimiko Glenn from OITNB parties with Marcel the Shell and Mary Lambert.

The State of Trans Women and the Seven Sisters: Mount Holyoke Opens Its Doors, Smith and The Rest Drag Heels

41 minutes agoLGBT / Lesbian : Autostraddle

Most of the elite Seven Sisters colleges still use convoluted language to exclude trans women from their campuses. Mt Holyoke has bucked the trend, but the rest are still only studying the issue.

Gender Fuck Thursday: Freeheld Edition

42 minutes agoLGBT / Lesbian : Dorothy Surrenders

So earlier this week, news broke that a Catholic High School in New York refused to grant permission for Ellen Page and Julianne Moore’s new movie “Freeheld” to film on its campus. In case you were wondering, yes, it was refused because of The Gay. Show More Summary

Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil: Or How I Divorced Jesus and Learned to Love Sex

44 minutes agoLGBT / Lesbian : Autostraddle

"I didn't know much about gardens, in general, but what I was working with seemed less like the married person's vegetable patch the church described and more like a Narnian wonderland full of infinite magical possibility."

Face Time

45 minutes agoLGBT / Lesbian : Dorothy Surrenders

I do not have a problem with Renee Zellweger’s face. I have never had a problem with Renee Zellweger’s face. And I do not anticipate having a problem with Renee Zellweger’s face in the future. This is because Renee Zellweger’s face has never done anything to me personally, as a human being. Show More Summary

Here Are 14 of the Most Incredible Insults Chris Kluwe Used To Describe Gamergaters

47 minutes agoLGBT / Lesbian : Autostraddle

5. Slopebrowed weaseldicks with zero reading comprehension and even less critical thinking skills

Tank Top Tuesday

48 minutes agoLGBT / Lesbian : Dorothy Surrenders

Each time I post a Tank Top Tuesday I struggle to find a theme. The universal theme is hotness, because ladies in tank tops are hot. Duh. But specificity is also important. So if the family is hot, then the genus is brunettes. Sorry blondes, sometimes we’re the ones having more fun. Show More Summary

7 Absurd Legal 'Arguments' Against Marriage Equality From a Straight Couple in Kansas

50 minutes agoLGBT / Lesbian : SheWired.com

Philip and Sandra Unruh have asked a federal court to allow them to intervene in a Kansas marriage equality case because the couple fears they will lose property if same-sex couples are allowed to marry. read more

We Need Help: Who Wants To Be My Intern

50 minutes agoLGBT / Lesbian : Autostraddle

Are you a hilarious and ambitious queer with mad photoshop skills? Do you think you could one day figure out how to read my mind? Then maybe you wanna be my personal intern!

Must Kill TV

51 minutes agoLGBT / Lesbian : Dorothy Surrenders

With all due disrespect (see what I did there, eh eh?) to pimps, it’s hard out there for a lesbian/bisexual character. This has been a brutal year for queer females on television. Tara Thornton. Leslie Shay. Sara Lance. Dead. Dead. Deadity...Show More Summary

Alaska Appeals As Marriage Equality Heads Down South?

53 minutes agoLGBT / Lesbian : SheWired.com

Alaska officials keep fighting marriage equality, Nevada's governor stands against antigay forces, and decisions may be imminent in Mississippi and Arkansas. read more

Nerd Couture: Dress Like Mr. Rogers, Be Like Mr. Rogers

53 minutes agoLGBT / Lesbian : Autostraddle

No one but no one can ever truly be Mr. Rogers except Mr. Rogers. That doesn't mean we can't all try to dress like Mr. Rogers. That doesn't mean we can't all strive to be like Mr. Rogers.

My Weekend Crush

54 minutes agoLGBT / Lesbian : Dorothy Surrenders

This is EXACTLY how I would react if I met Hillary Clinton. So thank you, little 10-year-old Macy Friday, for being the Hillary fangirl inside all of us. Happy weekend, all.

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