ABOVE: A picture is worth a thousand bucks a night.
GAY FLESHBOT (WORK UNFRIENDLY): Juan Manuel Martino is gifted in the front, and in the back.
THE TAKEOUT: In-N-Out, a West Coast fave for its burgers and animal fries, donated cash to the California GOP, spurring a #BoycottInNOut campaign.
TOWLEROAD: Greg Gutfield openly brags that Trump was “radicalized” by Fox News.
HUFF POST: Rev. Al Sharpton zinged Trump at Aretha's funeral — Trump had the temerity to suggest Franklin “worked for” him.
TMZ: Gladys Knight, who at first said she had the same disease as Aretha Franklin (who died of pancreatic cancer), is apparently cancer-free and healthy, at least according to her PR rep.
GR8ERDAYS: RIP to The Village Voice. The counterculture NYC newspaper is shuttering for good just shy of 63 years after its founding.
WORLD OF WONDER: Nutjob Alex Jones caught with trans porn on his phone.
L.A. TIMES: This is what is wrong with Democrats: A gay California politician, Evan Low, who was coasting to victory with his bill to ban conversion therapy as innately fraudulent, abruptly pulled his own bill after going on a listening tour (!) among anti-gay churches. And Low's quote on the subject is insane:
Some would say this is crazy. Why would you pause when you don’t need to, when you’re in the driver’s seat?
Yes. I call you crazy. When you are in control, you should do what is right, not pander to those who would do wrong. Conversion therapy is a black-and-white issue. What a shame.
OMG BLOG (WORK UNFRIENDLY): Check out the can on Office crush Jim Krasinski!
US WEEKLY: A Big Brother houseguest kissed a male houseguest's armpit as he slept.
EXTRATV: Jesse Metcalfe opens up about his love life.
TIME: Time digs Lady Gaga in A Star Is Born, suggesting the film is a bit safe, very satisfying, and rides on her charismatic performance.