What to Watch: Monday, June 14
Turn on your TVs and open your minds with the GLAAD Media Award-winning documentary For the Bible Tells Me So, which delves into the relationship between faith and sexuality.
Monday, June 14
8:00 pm For the Bible Tells Me So, Sundance (2 hrs) NEW
This GLAAD Media Award-winning documentary combines scholarly inquiry with real-life stories profiling five American Christian families, all who deal with their own faith after their children come out. This critically-acclaimed film takes on anti-gay readings of the Bible literalists and examines frequently cited verses against LGBT people in order to examine faith and its association with sexuality.
8:00 pm The Secret Life of the American Teenager, ABC Family (1 hr) NEW
Amy gets into a coveted NYC music program, but will the long distance scare her away? Later, Jack looks for a new home. Features Ashley’s gay friend, Griffin.
10:00 pm True Beauty, ABC (1 hr) NEW
The eight remaining beauties participate in “man-on-the-street” interviews on the Vegas strip, where they try out their communication skills. Later, tension hightens in the hotel hot tub. Features former Queer Eye fashion expert, Carson Kressley.
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