Some news items you might have missed:
• Playbill: Actor Joshua Henry, currently starring in the off-Broadway play The Wrong Man, was singing while an audience member in the front row was using a phone. Mid-performance and without halting, the actor, last on Broadway in the revival of Carousel, took the phone and threw it under the risers. The audience applauded his action.
• LGBTQ Nation: Three YouTubers tested over 15,000 video titles and say LGBTQ keywords can trigger YouTube’s algorithm to demonetize and hide those videos.
• Right Wing Watch: Pro-Trump activist and right-wing commentator Karyn Turk pleaded guilty in federal court yesterday for stealing more than $17,000 from her mother’s Social Security, reportedly to pay for her own lavish lifestyle.
• DC Universe: Deaf, transgender model Chella Man shares the first look at his new role as ‘Jericho Wilson,’ a deaf, bisexual super-hero making his premiere on TITANS.
INTRODUCING JERICHO WILSON
As a Deaf individual who uses sign language on a daily basis, his primary mode of communication hits close to home.
I RARELY saw sign authentically represented growing up, so this opportunity made my heart soar.
I hope to make you all proud! pic.twitter.com/DktCouOUyd
— CHELLA MAN (@chellamanart) September 28, 2019