ABOVE: Core issues.
KENNETH IN THE (212): Nearly naked came the linebacker.
GAY STAR NEWS: Chelsea Manning has undergone SRS:
After almost a decade of fighting — thru prison, the courts, a hunger strike, and thru the insurance company — I finally got surgery this week.
She also tweeted a post-surgical pic, looking humbled and happy.
ATTITUDE: Meanwhile, at least one vendor still thinks it's cute to mock people who are transgender, doing so under the guise of a Caitlyn Jenner Halloween costume.
QUEERTY: Indian actor — who IDs as straight — tells his #MeToo story involving a powerful male entertainment exec.
EXTRATV: Rosie O'Donnell confirms engagement to a cop.
STEVEGRAND.COM: The 2019 Steve Grand calendar is here, and it's Speedo-tastic. You can pre-order now, with the option to get it autographed:
TOWLEROAD: Trump openly declares himself a “nationalist.” (Frank Bruni gutlessly provides cover.)
JOE.MY.GOD.: In Arkansas, the Democratic candidate for secretary of state was left entirely off the ballot. But do tell me more about Democratic voter fraud.
TWITTER: Retired SCOTUS Justice Sandra Day O'Connor has dementia, possibly Alzheimer's, and is leaving public life. Her final message included a very timely call for youth to be educated about civics:
Retired Justice Sandra Day O’Connor, the first female justice in the US, shares information about her health with the nation in a letter that her family has asked to be distributed. The Supreme Court’s public information office sent it out this morning. pic.twitter.com/gIn9J2fKSA— Chris Geidner (@chrisgeidner) October 23, 2018
POLITICO: George Soros, the left-wing billionaire who survived the Nazis, received an explosive device in the mail thanks to the nonstop vilification from the right. Will anyone even be talking about this tomorrow?
DNA: Derrick Bulter by Gerard Cosby for DNA.
LATE NIGHT WITH SETH MEYERS: Seth Meyers takes on Trump's new nickname for Lyin' Ted Cruz ... Beautiful Ted Cruz ... as well as his insistence that Democrats are nothing but an angry mob: