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“The L Word”


lip service: the actual real l word

I didn’t expect anything much from Lip Service. I’m an Anglophile from waaaaaaay back, but I didn’t have high hopes for a show that claimed to be any kind of answer to The L Word. I’m sure you know this by now, but I’ll say it anyway: I have a strong — passionate, even — [...]


move on, Ilene

You’ve heard the news by now: Ilene Chaiken has somehow convinced Showtime that we all want to see a reality show called The Real L Word. For details, see Variety, and for great commentary, see Dorothy Surrenders and Gawker (but hey, Gawker, what’s with the blindingly bold all caps? Ouch.). In order to express my [...]