News: Could Elton John Get His EGOT Soon? + More

News: Could Elton John Get His EGOT Soon? + More
Elton John

Some news items you might have missed:

Variety: An event for Television Academy members Monday night was not just about celebrating the success of Disney+’s live-streamed Elton John/Dodger Stadium special from last November, but about reminding potential voters that the star lacks just one vowel in his EGOT crown.

Des Moines Register: A new poll shows majorities of Iowans support Republican legislation to restrict instruction on LGBTQ topics in schools and ban gender-affirming care for transgender minors.

Business Insider: The DeSantis administration is revoking the Hyatt Regency Miami’s alcohol license after one of its facilities hosted “A Drag Queen Christmas,” a holiday-themed drag show that tours in 36 different cities and features stars from the reality show “RuPaul’s Drag Race.”

The Advocate: Music producer and DJ Diplo spoke candidly about his experience with men in a recent interview saying he’s sure he’s received oral sex from a man before but “I don’t know if it’s gay unless you make eye contact.” #hmm

New York Times: Gov. Ron DeSantis ruffled even GOP feathers when he called the Russian war on Ukraine “a territorial dispute between Ukraine and Russia.” Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SC) said “The Neville Chamberlain approach to aggression never ends well,” comparing DeSantis to the British prime minister who appeased Adolf Hitler.

LGBTQ Nation: Former Vice President Mike Pence joked at the Gridiron Club dinner that out Secretary of Transportation Pete Buttigieg went on “maternity leave” in 2021 when his kids were born prematurely: “Pete is the only person in human history to have a child and everyone else gets postpartum depression.”

Pete’s husband Chasten clapped back…