ABOVE: Close shave.
BELOW: Keep reading for the gay Batman, Switzerland's marriage-equality landslide, a YouTube influencer comes out, scandals galore and more ...
He's ... Batman. (Image via movie still & Zoom)
CHEAT SHEET: Kevin Conroy — first gay actor to play Batman.
NBC NEWS: Switzerland voted by a 2/3 majority to legalize same-sex marriage and adoption.
NAIROBI NEWS: Content creator and influencer Brenda Jons aka Mama Plesident King has come out as lesbian.
JOE.MY.GOD.: Stephanie Grisham, the gift that keeps on giving re Trump and his malfeasance, has accused him of behaving sexually inappropriately around her, including calling her from Air Force One to discuss his penis.
METRO WEEKLY: DoorDash delivery man arrested for anti-gay slur he wrote on gay couple's sandwich order. He's apparently done it before.
THE GUARDIAN: “Why Is Hollywood Still Denying Black Queer Love Stories?”
AP: South Dakota's far-right Gov. Kristi Noem allegedly punished a state employee who oversaw the denial of a real estate license to Noem's daughter, paid the woman $200,000 to shut the fuck up and wound up obtaining the license for her daughter.
OUT: Haaz Sleiman and Brian Tyree Henry are gay firsts — and Russia isn't happy.
US WEEKLY: Lori Loughlin is uncanceled.
Mustache emergency! (Image via video still)
INSTAGRAM: RIP Tim Donnelly of Emergency! and Mustache Hall of Fame fame.
Music to your queers (Image via Broadway Records)
BROADWAY RECORDS: The Rainbow Lullaby — the first-ever LGBTQ lullaby album — is out October 28, with songs by 19 LGBTQIA+ writers (Marc Shaiman, Debra Barsha) and performances by Ryan Bauer-Walsh, Michael Buchanan, Jenn Collela, Taylor Frey, Caitlin Kinnunen and more.
INSTAGRAM: RIP to one half of the '70s disco group Baccara, famous for the delightfully Euro-tastic “Don't Leave Me This Way” sound-alike “Yes Sir, I Can Boogie” — which apparently sold 18M worldwide and 0 in the U.S.: