Brooke Hemphill had a one night stand with a woman in 2010, and then spent the next year "dating only women". She got a book deal out of it, which is all well and good and good for her, I guess, but it just me or is the title a tiny bit.... not okay?
Here's her interview at MamaMia, a leading women's interests site/blog here.
I hate to be that person who picks out some q's and a's to copypasta and not others but, um.....
Q: Did you experience discrimination or prejudice when dating women?
A: "I would say less so than the discrimination and prejudice that I'm experiencing right now in terms of the criticism (I've received from the LGBT community) over the title of the book.
I understand that the title of the book has the potential to upset people who identify as lesbian. It's been accused of being homophobic, people have accused me of monetising their sexuality in order to make financial gain. Which is odd, because I've never met them before...