After the jump, read about McCain's hopefully fatal blow to Graham-Cassidy, Trump's passionate hatred of another black dude, Aaron Carter's rehab stint, the end of an institution and more hot links of the day.
But perhaps most importantly, learn which 45-year-old is in possession of the killer torso seen at left ...
Instagram: Yep, it's Jared Leto — who has lost weight and muscle for various roles — who has bounced back into supple, youthful, muscled perfection. At 45. I hate you.
DListed: Wow, so remember when Richard Simmons sued National Enquirer for inaccurate reporting that he was trans and in the process of transitioning? Yeah, well, he sued and lost because it was decided by a judge that calling someone trans is not defamatory. So that was a win for trans people, but a loss for Simmons, and didn't really address the idea of printing an untruth. Regardless, it's now come to light that Simmons not only lost, he has to pay NE's legal fees. Harsh!
Huff Post: Sen. John McCain (R-Arizona) has announced he can not support the Graham-Cassidy bill, which would repeal Obamacare and boot tens of millions from the insurance rolls, on principle. If he holds out until October 1, it is possible this bill is D.O.A. But that assumes the other wobbly Republicans don't flip.
Twitter: Trump loves white supremacists, but black guys protesting racism are “sons of bitches.”
Trump on white supremacist rally marchers: "Very fine people"— Judd Legum (@JuddLegum) September 23, 2017
Trump on NFL anthem protesters: "Son of a bitch" https://t.co/uCyb0q0V0h
ExtraTV: Singer Aaron Carter, who recently came out as bi and then exhibited some troubling behavior in an emotional taping of The Doctors, is off the rehab.
Kenneth in the (212): The Village Voice has printed its very last edition. From now on, it's online only.