Posts tagged "tranny"

Frisky Rant: IDGAF If You Say I Look “Like A Tranny”

I’ve wondered for a long time if maybe I have higher levels of testosterone than other women, because there’s always been a lot about me that is just distinctly un-feminine (in the sort of standard way of looking at masculinity and femininity). I don’t want to state any facts about testosterone because I am not…

By: Rebecca Vipond Brink / July 18, 2014

The “Tranny Awards” Will Now Be Known As The “Transgender Erotica Awards” (Because They Were Offending Themselves)

With outspoken advocates in the spotlight like Janet Mock and Laverne Cox, the transgender community is finally making some positive headway when it comes to fighting discrimination and ignorance with the public at large and within the  community After five year of honoring transgender adults in the entertainment industry at the annual "Tranny Awards," the…

By: Ami Angelowicz / March 10, 2014

Gabourey Sidibe Under Fire For Using The Word “Tranny”

"American Horror Story: Coven" star Gabourey Sidibe is the latest celebrity to use a verboten transphobic slur — although in Gabby's case, she used it while speaking out about police profiling and harassment against transgender folks.

By: Jessica Wakeman / February 3, 2014

Chloe Sevigny In Trouble For “Tranny” Talk

Chloe Sevigny: I got reamed out by The Advocate the other day for saying "tranny." I guess I referred to [my character] as a "tranny" a couple of times and apparently, that's a no-no in the community. I felt really bad! Nobody had ever told me. Did you know that? Huffington Post: I just know that…

By: Jessica Wakeman / April 18, 2012

Olivia Wilde Says A Strong Lip Makes Her Look Like A “Tranny”

"A strong eye and a strong lip is hard for my face. I can go tranny really fast. It’s true, because I have a really strong jaw. So for me, I just have to be cognizant of the way that it transforms my face." -- Olivia Wilde deploys a controversial word choice while talking beauty

By: Rachel Krause / December 8, 2011

Woman Discovers Fiance Is A Porn Star

Honesty is always the best policy… except when you lead a double life as a porn star. Haylie Hocking thought she knew everything about her fiancé, personal trainer Jason Brake. The 27-year-old bride was just weeks away from her wedding when she discovered Jason spent more time in the buff than getting buff. Haylie’s friend…

By: Daniela Guernica / June 22, 2009

Friday Quickies!

The tenth way of identifying a tranny? Her big hands. [Asylum] Us Weekly teaches you how to starve yourself just like a celeb! [Jezebel] If you're not going to be able to eat at Beijing's penis restaurant any time soon, drool (or vomit) over some photos of its dishes. [Spiegel] Seven reasons why one woma…

By: Amelia McDonell-Parry / May 2, 2008