ABOVE: Glinda had that wasp waist!
OUT: Ali Zabinov, a 23-year-old gay influencer in Russian, was brutally murdered in St. Petersburg over the weekend. Known as Ego Gromov on TikTok an IG, he was beaten and strangled in a friend's home. It is theorized that the so-called friend, an older man, murdered him.
SOCIALITE LIFE: Mariah Carey's estranged sister is suing their mother for allegedly sexually abusing her in satanic rituals as a child.
והנה התיעוד מהאירוע שהתרחש במוצש ״מה שלא רואים בסרטון זה 500 איש שעומדים מסביב ואף אחד לא נוקף אצבע״ מספר לי איציק pic.twitter.com/byQBmp4YcM— Bar Peleg (@bar_peleg) August 4, 2020
HAARETZ: A 16-year-old has been arrested on suspicion he was one of two people how mercilessly beat a gay couple at Jaffa Port, an excruciating incident captured on video and widely shared.
POLITICO: Trump has signed an executive order banning TikTok in 45 days if it isn't sold to an American company. TikTok is threatening legal action, no doubt set to a Megan Thee Stallion track.
NEW: Top Democrats say postmaster general acknowledged new policies that workers say are delay mail— Jacob Bogage (@jacobbogage) August 6, 2020
In a letter to Postmaster General Louis DeJoy, Schumer & Pelosi say DeJoy admitted in their meeting to barring overtime + extra trips to prevent delays.https://t.co/c4AguDivaJ
JOE.MY.GOD.: Postmaster General Louis DeJoy admits he has intentionally slowed the U.S. mails.
THE HILL: Rep. Mark Walker (R-North Carolina), a churchy kinda guy, has urged Jerry Falwell Jr. to step down from his post as head of Liberty U over his “appalling” behavior. (Arm around a chick, holding booze.)
HUFF POST: Ohio's Republican Gov. Mike DeWine, who tested positive for COVID-19 hours before he was set to meet Trump, has now tested negative.
CNN: Trump and other Republicans have tried to make it seem like Joe Biden's comments on the diversity of the Black vs. the Latino communities was a major faux pas. Unlike Trump, Biden listened and immediately clarified, with respect.
EXTRATV: New Go-Go's single — decades after their last!
KENNETH IN THE (212): Gay mags galore.
DAILY BEAST: People named Larry Kudlow (who say stuff like, “$600 a week is a disincentive to go back to work”) are probably chafed to begin with that people named Poppy Harlow are in positions of power, and can make guys squirm, but when people named Poppy Harlow flash receipts, people named Larry Kudlow really, really do not care for it.
YOUTUBE: Teens listen to “In the Air Tonight” by Phil Collins for the first time, 40 years after its release: