Winnie McCroy

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  • 3 years ago

    Ask anyone if lesbians are funny, and they will inevitably point to Ellen DeGeneres, America's favorite daytime-talk-show host. Rewind to 1997, when Ellen made the front pages of newsmagazines for coming out on her sitcom. A year later, once the o...

  • 4 years ago

    Back in the mid-’90s, baby dykes would wait anxiously for each week’s episode of Xena: Warrior Princess, straining to find any lesbian subtext between Xena and her sidekick. Today, you can catch Xena’s Lucy Lawless in graphic lesbia...

  • 5 years ago

    We all know the old joke: What does a lesbian bring to a second date? (A U-Haul, of course.) In the popular imagination, lesbians use their beds for reading, sipping herbal tea, and hanging with their cats. In other words, anything but sex. But wh...

  • 6 years ago | LGBT

    If you walk beside the long, stone wall in Williamsburg's East River Park down to the water and into the wilds slightly to your right, you will find a patch of scraggly little bushes. One of these bushes looks decidedly different from the others. ...

  • 6 years ago

    We caught up with MSNBC anchor Rachel Maddow as she was being made up for our Voice photo shoot in a midtown photography studio. Dressed down in a black Western shirt and jeans, and squinting as a makeup artist powdered her face, the hottest new f...

  • 6 years ago

    On a balmy spring night at the Stonewall Bar, Ellie Conant sizes up the competition with a quick glance, rolls up her shirtsleeves, bellies up to the pool table, and plunks down four quarters. In the dim light, Conant's iridescent yellow eye shado...


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