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Lesbian Milestones in 2007
Melissa Etheridge and Tammy Lynn Michaels

Melissa Etheridge and Tammy Lynn Michaels

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The Oscars were all lesbian this year. They were hosted by Ellen DeGeneres and Melissa Etheridge won an award for Best Original Score for her song "I need to Wake Up," from An Inconvenient Truth.

Rosie O'Donnell spoke her mind all year on The View and then announced she was leaving in April.

Homophobic women's basketball coach Rene Portland resigned from coaching Penn State in March. A former player took her to court alleging she had a "no lesbians" policy on her team.

And favorite lesbian ally Cyndi Lauper hosted the True Colors tour in the summer of 2007 featuring bands such as The Cliks, The Gossip and Margaret Cho.

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