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Waiting on GLAAD: Bisexual Representation In Media 2015

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Photo: Wooden desk with glasses, writer and books and the words "From the desk of Faith Cheltenham". Credit: thefayth.blogspot.com / Faith Cheltenham

Every time the bisexual community asks for GLAAD​ to tackle current or upcoming biphobia, it's been a waiting game. Usually, we are asked to wait until GLAAD can utilize the relationships it has with networks and studios to foster a better representation for bi people on TV and Film.

I've been told I need to "wait and see" because we haven't read the script. If there was a gay "showrunner" like in the case of the rampant biphobia on GLEE, there was no response, which has been all too common.

So, I'm still waiting.

Meanwhile, bisexual actor Michelle Rodriguez​ is set to star in a potentially problematic "gender bending" thriller, and there's been an immediate response from GLAAD.

GLAAD's Nick Adams​ (WHO I RESPECT THE HELL OUT OF) says, it's a concept that's disappoi…

#DemDebate Racial Air Quotes

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Jim Webb's problematic explanation of affirmative action had me in tears...of laughter.#DemDebate