Given that Brownstein was out at the time and part of the queer-friendly, feminist riot grrrl scene, her answer is surprising.
“It’s so easy for people on the outside to try to posit personal experiences into a political context, and terms like ‘queer identity’ — sure, I can look from the outside and think that, but from a personal perspective, no.” Brownstein felt closer to her father after discovering his truth, but it because she's also queer. In relation to my father, I wasn’t couching it in terms of, well, now we share a ‘queer identity’ — that seems like a slightly political way of looking at it.
They both said they have a very intimate, rare relationship, describing it as unique.
They were not ever consulted about the issue, and the article is now infamous.
Corin Tucker and Carrie Brownstein dated only briefly during their start as Sleater-Kinney, but the relationship was very intense, sparking songs such as One More Hour.
She rose to prominence with albums such as Marry Me.
Carrie Brownstein seems to be a laid-back, easy to get along with woman.
Brownstein and Armisen met in 2003 and have been collaborating since 2005, when they created the web comedy Thunder Ant.