News Round-Up: August 10, 2017

News Round-Up: August 10, 2017
The U.S. Men’s Gymnastic team at the Olympics last year in Rio
(via Instagram)

A few news items you may have missed:

• U.S. Olympic gymnast Sam Mikulak thinks the men’s team could up interest in his sport if the guys competed shirtless. I think he may be onto something there 🙂

• Hideous Trump support and now former-CNN pundit got booted from the news network for tweeting “Sieg Heil!”

• “Maybe it wasn’t tough enough,” Donald Trump says of his “fire and fury” remarks on North Korea:

• Tony Award winner Ben Platt (Dear Evan Hansen) has scored a guest star spot on upcoming Will & Grace reboot.

• A new report shows it could cost around $960 million to kick transgender people out of the the U.S. military.

• Chelsea Manning, photographed by Annie Leibovitz, for Vogue’s September issue – “Guess this is what freedom looks like…”

News Round-Up: August 10, 2017