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The L Word

  1. vulture lists
    16 Essential Episodes of The L WordSay hello to the aspirational lesbians of West Hollywood.
  2. role call
    Holland Taylor Answers Every Question We Have About Legally BlondeThe actress on her iconic line, the joy of playing professional women, and why she’s typecast as elegant, hilarious, and a little bitchy.
  3. overnights
    The L Word: Generation Q Season Finale Recap: Is Finley Finally Fine?The season ends with all of our characters feeling as up in the air as when we first met up with them, with one major exception.
  4. overnights
    The L Word: Generation Q Recap: Ex-Wives HiveThrouples are complicated, Al.
  5. the l word: generation q
    Jennifer Beals on The L Word: Generation Q’s Surprise Plot TwistsThe story behind the show’s shocking reveals about Tina, Kit, Jenny, and more.
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    The L Word: Generation Q Recap: Big Little LesLast week’s all-time most stressful threesome seems to be resolving in a way that works for all.
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    The L Word: Generation Q Recap: And the Bar Is Named Dana’s“LA Times” picks up nice steam (and by steam, I mean sex).
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    The L Word: Generation Q Recap: Oh Come, All Ye FaithfulMaybe it’s the timing, but this week’s episode feels like an excellent queer holiday special.
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    The L Word: Generation Q Recap: Gimme MoreThis series could stand to slow down a bit and let us spend some downtime getting to actually know these characters.
  10. chat room
    Kate Moennig Tried to Rewatch The L Word Before Doing Generation Q. She Failed.“It’s hard to watch yourself with that hair and those outfits and see you clunking around trying to figure out how to act.”
  11. scenes
    I Watched Generation Q With a Bar Full of Brooklyn’s Biggest L Word Fans“It’s The L Word, so even if it’s trash, I don’t care.”
  12. shane please step on my neck!
    YouTube Supercuts Were All Queer Kids Had Until The L WordIt was the first time I remember watching a television show and not needing to speed through to find the gay stuff. The whole show was the gay stuff.
  13. overnights
    The L Word: Generation Q Series-Premiere Recap: Another PeriodWe may have entered a wider, sadder, more grounded era of The L Word, but Shane is still gonna Shane.
  14. tv review
    The L Word Returns As the More Inclusive, Less Radical Generation QShowtime’s revival of the early-2000s series feels less daring and more familiar than its predecessor, and that’s its own form of achievement.
  15. the l word: generation q
    Talking The L Word Then and Now With Cameron Esposito, Our Generation Q RecapperReading recaps of the paradigm-shifting early-2000s series led the comedian to her first queer community, so now she’s recapping the revival for us.
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    Jennifer Beals on The L Word: Generation Q, Jenny’s Death, and Her Own Sexuality“I am so super-square, so super-straight, and so super-cis. By far, the most uncool person on set.”
  17. trailer mix
    The L Word: Generation Q Teaser Is Here and Honestly It’s Not Hot EnoughShane, Alice, and Bette are back.
  18. revivals
    Showtime Is Making an L Word Sequel SeriesThe revival is expected to premiere before the end of the year.
  19. reboots forever
    The L Word Is Getting a Sequel at Showtime, So Cross Your Fingers, Dana FansHere’s hoping for a new theme song! (Sorry, Betty.)
  20. vulture lists
    How Popular Would Ross and Rachel’s Sex Tape Have Been in Real Life?A porn director assesses the viability of that and ten other fictional sex tapes.
  21. chat room
    Ilene Chaiken on The Real L WordThe show creator talks to us about transitioning from scripted drama to reality TV, the portrayal of lesbians in the media, and the possibility of coming to Brooklyn.
  22. tv
    Watch the Teaser for Lesbian Reality Show The Real L WordIt’s like ‘The L Word,’ but real. Or, “real.”
  23. overnights
    Killing Us Softly With That Song: The L Word Series Finale!Like most of the six seasons of ‘The L Word,’ too much was not enough.
  24. overnights
    The L Word: No Baby OnboardHow are they going to tie up all these loose ends by next week, when the show ends for good?
  25. overnights
    The L Word: Enraging the Entire Sapphic NationThis week’s episode features Jenny unleashing her special brand of terror!
  26. overnights
    The L Word: Sad MaxHow uncomfortable are the architects of this show with the trans movement?
  27. overnights
    The L Word: Gag Us With a Spoon!As text messages blip from phone to phone, the gossip and snickers of this Sapphic sorority seem altogether real and altogether fun.
  28. overnights
    The L Word Has a Bun in the OvenAlso: Have you ever seen a TV character who has a toothbrush in her mouth as often as Shane?
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    What L Word Fans Think of Michelle Obama
  30. overnights
    ‘The L Word’ Season Premiere: The Unbearable Symbolism of the Swimming PoolGuess who’s dead!
  31. the industry
    Guillermo del Toro to Make Monster Movies Until the End of TimePlus: an ‘L Word’ spinoff! Also, is Nicolas Cage making the perfect Nicolas Cage movie?
  32. overnights
    ‘The L Word’ Season Finale: You Have Got to Be KiddingA lesbian show that’s dabbled in Turkish oil wrestling turns its season-finale focus to “core values”?
  33. overnights
    ‘The L Word’: Nothing But One Sad, Unsuccessful Attempt at Reconciliation SexNo sex this week.
  34. overnights
    ‘The L Word’: Guess Who Makes a Sex TapeThe specter of the past lurks over the entire episode!
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    ‘The L Word’: So Hot in, So Hot in HereWith Los Angeles smothered by a record-breaking heat wave, everyone on The L Word has sex or goes nuts.
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    ‘The L Word’: No Turkish Oil Wrestling!If the Turkish oil wrestling episode of The L Word was like a night on Ecstasy, this week’s show was the serotonin-starved day after.
  37. overnights
    ‘The L Word’: Turkish Oil Wrestling!When a flyer heralds the arrival of lesbian Turkish oil wrestling at SheBar within the first moments of last night’s show, can there be any doubt which slippery slope we’re about to cascade down?
  38. overnights
    ‘The L Word’: Hey Kit, Where You Going With That Gun in Your Hand?This episode introduced a triumvirate of awful ideas!
  39. overnights
    ‘The L Word’: The Ladies Meet Their MatchesSo who’s sober?
  40. overnights
    ‘The L Word’: In Defense of Jenny SchecterRight about now, we want to make a Chris Crocker–like YouTube video.
  41. overnights
    ‘The L Word’ Had a Dream …Inevitably, certain episodes of a narrative series exist only as bridges to better (we hope!) future installments.
  42. overnights
    ‘The L Word’: Shane Does Hair, BridesmaidsThis week’s take on the screwball wedding felt as forced and predictable as a bride and groom smashing cake into each other’s faces.
  43. overnights
    ‘The L Word’ Season Opener: Hookups, Breakdowns, and ProcessingThe tension is high, schlock low, and panties are dropping everywhere.
  44. countdown
    A Plea: DVR ‘The L Word’ (While You Watch ‘The Wire’)Social Drama of Great Import That Includes Hot Chicks Kissing.
  45. agenda
    ‘The L Word’ ain’t ‘The Wire,’ but we’re excited it’s back!It pains us to invoke the Sex and the City in the context of this perfectly original show, but can we just point out that The L Word’s glam, powerful, and, yes, horny leading ladies make Carrie Bradshaw and her friends look positively Victorian?
  46. apropos of nothing
    So, Who Was That Hottie on ‘The Sopranos’?