Oceans 8 Gay Undertones

I saw this movie opening day with my aunt and my cousin. My gaydar went off seeing the relationship between Sandra’s character, Debbie, and Cate’s character Lou. A current romantic relationship is not explored in the movie, but you do get a sense that they might have been more than friends at some point. If anything further were explored or revealed in an Oceans 9, I think we’d learn that Debbie is perhaps bi-sexual (as it was a guy she was dating that ratted her out to police) and that Lou is a Lesbian. However, what I loved most about this interview is how they are totally open to bringing Laverne Cox into their already diverse mix of actresses.

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Laverne Cox Has Theory on why Trump hasn’t acknowledged Pride Month

In my opinion there’s no excuse for anything he does. He’s just not someone who should be president. Period. It’s not like he really cares about anyone other than himself.

Orange is the New Black star Laverne Cox thinks she knows why President Trump hasn’t acknowledged pride month.

The transgender actress was appearing on The View – ahead of season five of the Netflix show – to chat LGBT rights and politics.

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Rocky Horror Picture Show

Okay I’m going to say this straight up: I am not a fan of the Rocky Horror Picture Show. I like the music and I remember growing up there was one cinema that played it at midnight all the time. But I finally sat down to watch it later, as an adult, and I thought it was about the most fucked up thing I’d ever watched. Catchy tunes for a crap storyline. But I get that it’s a cult classic and it should be. Having said that, though, I will be watching the remake. Only because of Laverne Cox. She looks AMAZEBALLS! Lol

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Laverne Cox Is the First Transgender Person on the Cover of Time

Thanks to her work on Netflix’s hit Orange Is the New Black — and a now infamous interview with Katie Couric — Cox has emerged as one the most well-known transgender faces in mainstream media. Along with fellow prominent transwomen Carmen Carrera and Janet Mock, Cox has spoken up about the bullying and phobia surrounding the T part of the LGBT movement.

“I realize this is way bigger than me and about a tipping point in our nation’s history,” Cox wrote on Facebook, “where it is no [longer] acceptable for trans lives to be stigmatized, ridiculed, criminalized and disregarded.” She is the first transgender woman to be on the cover of the magazine.

Last month, Cox was left off of the Time 100 list despite being one of the highest vote-getters in online polls. That snub was seen as part of a longer history of ignoring the entire trans community in major media. The backlash lead to the hashtag #whereislavernecox trending nationally. “Laverne Cox’s absence on the list reflects our society’s failure to acknowledge the accomplishments and efforts of transgender women and transgender women of color in general,” Kat Hache wrote at The Daily Dot.

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