People so often passive-aggressively comment on why I am so vocal about my love and appreciation of Lena Dunham and then I very clearly express that I don’t fancy Beyonce, but I appreciate that she is a master at her craft and one of the best performers to ever walk the planet.
I am obviously entitled to like whoever the hell I want to like. Lena happens to be a white woman and it has not influenced how I feel about her.
Lena is honest and intelligent and ruthless and I am drawn to that energy. I just like her. I’ve learned a lot from listening to her speak and watching her tv show and I can’t wait to learn more when I read her book.
Roxane Gay interviewed her for Vulture and it made me like her even more.
So to the people who find reasons to dislike her and attempt to make me do the same I say, to quote Kumail Nanjiani, the line to suck my dick, starts behind the line to go fuck yourself.
Here’s the interview: