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Liz Feldman of “One Big Happy” Talks Career, Comedy, and Cookies

Deborah Goldstein interviews Liz Feldman about life and the new sitcom, One Big Happy.

Cranky Lesbian Moms React to Young Lesbian Love in Hallmark Ad
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Cranky Lesbian Moms React to Young Lesbian Love in Hallmark Ad

We’ve made enough progress that we can be a little cynical about Hallmark and lesbian love, right?

Transparent Recap Episode 10: Why Cover Mirrors
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Transparent Recap Episode 10: Why Cover Mirrors

You can never have enough food (or condiments) at a Jewish function. Even devastated mourners need to eat. We are a feed-your-emotions kind of people.

Transparent Recap Episode 9: Looking Up
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Transparent Recap Episode 9: Looking Up

Ali is a vaginal learner. She’s got to stick stuff in there to understand it.

The Golden Globes 2015: Bring Your Own Globes
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The Golden Globes 2015: Bring Your Own Globes

“Remember when we had seen ALL the movies well before the Golden Globes?” I asked Gabriella before the Golden Globes 2015 began. “AND we used to go to parties AND fill out ballots AND have fun?” Gabriella nodded, but there was nothing more to say. We don’t go out to […]

Transparent Recap Episode 8: Best New Girl
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Transparent Recap Episode 8: Best New Girl

Marcy explains that cross-dressing camp is for expressing your femininity and that transvestites are not transsexuals! Never the twain shall meet.

Transparent Episode 7 Recap: Symbolic Exemplar
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Transparent Episode 7 Recap: Symbolic Exemplar

When Ali asks what she is, Syd tells her that she’s “Middle Earth Femme.” “Like a hobbit?” Ali asks. “No,” explains Syd, “like people who live under the subway. Like Mole-People Femme.” You know you have a good friend when she is honest about your subterranean mammal tendencies.

Transparent Episode 6 Recap: Get in This Whirlpool
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Transparent Episode 6 Recap: Get in This Whirlpool

The episode opens at Shangri-La where Josh comes to meet his Moppa Maura. He walks up the steps and passes a couple of senior trans ladies who invite him to spend some time with them. He ignores their offer and knocks on Maura’s door. “Hi Puppy,” says Maura giving him […]

Upworthy Posts Video on Gay Marriage and Expects Weeping
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Upworthy Posts Video on Gay Marriage and Expects Weeping

Do videos like this actually have an impact on those fighting against marriage equality?

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Nothing Opaque About Transparent

After suffering through the last season of The Fosters, ABC Family’s Little House on the Prairie treatment of parenting while gay, I was desperate to watch a queer series about queers and families made for grown ups. In other words, I wanted to see some boobs! No, that’s not really what […]