Some news items you might have missed:
• The Advocate: Strange Way of Life, the sizzling gay western by acclaimed out director Pedro Almodóvar starring Pedro Pascal and Ethan Hawke, has premiered at the 2023 Cannes Film Festival.
• Miss Manners: “Must I inform anti-gay family members of my same-sex wedding?”
• Boy Culture: Helmut Berger, the bisexual sex symbol of the late ’60s and ’70s who made his biggest splashes in films directed by his lover, Luchino Visconti, has died at 78.
• Attitude Magazine: Out UK footballer Jake Daniels shares that he met his ‘soul mate’ partner after coming out last year and the soon-to-be boyfriend slid into his DMs.
Jake came out as gay during an interview with Sky Sports last year https://t.co/OO4oWOyh82
— Attitude Magazine (@AttitudeMag) May 19, 2023
• Gothamist: Kate Jones, a New Yorker now living in Switzerland, set a new world record last month traveling through all 472 New York City subway stations in 22 hours, 14 minutes and 10 seconds.
• New York Times: As Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis continues his petty feud with Disney, the House of Mouse has decided to scuttle building a planned $1 billion office complex in the state which would have created 2,000 jobs. #SoMuchWinning
Way to own the libs, ron! 😂https://t.co/bwexGxB5ei
— Rep. Casey Weinstein 🇺🇸 (@RepWeinstein) May 18, 2023