‘The Fosters,’ Produced by Jennifer Lopez, Reminds Us That Not All Lesbian Couples Are Teens

The Fosters ABC FamilyThe description of ABC Family’s The Fosters may sound over-the-top, but the show about two bi-racial lesbian foster moms with the last name “Foster” is dear to producer Jennifer Lopez’s blood-pumping organ.

“I had an aunt who was gay,” Lopez said during a chat with ET. “I lived with her and I loved her. She just passed away from cancer. I thought of her often when I was thinking about taking on this project and the prejudices that she faced.”

The show, starring Teri Polo (Meet The Parents) and Sherri Saum, has been criticized by that pesky handful of uptight housewives, One Million Moms, who said “Obviously, ABC has lost their minds,” fearing that the world would burn and collapse into itself as marriages were “redefined.”

Not that anyone without a Showtime subscription would even know that not all [television] lesbians are teenagers. (OMM would love to think that they switch teams on their 20th birthday.)  Continue reading “‘The Fosters,’ Produced by Jennifer Lopez, Reminds Us That Not All Lesbian Couples Are Teens”

A Million Moms Vs. The Urban Outfitters Catalog

Urban Outfitters has come under fire by a group that would be completely irrelevant if we (me included) could stop helping them enter the spotlight.

I’m talking about One Million Moms, who have in the past rallied over use of the word “bitch” in the ABC show reviewed below, “pornography” in The Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue and Ellen DeGeneres appearing in JC Penney ads.

Lately they’re upset over two women kissing in the latest Urban Outfitters catalog. A message on their websites reads:

“WARNING! The April 2012 catalog from Urban Outfitters has begun arriving in home mailboxes the last couple of days. On page two of this catalog is a picture of two women kissing in a face holding embrace!  Continue reading “A Million Moms Vs. The Urban Outfitters Catalog”