News Round-Up: September 8, 2021

Some news items you might have missed:

Queerty: Proud Boys leader says members sometimes slap each other’s butts to resolve disputes, describing those moments as “pretty magical?”

Outsports: Each of America’s big 5 sports currently has an out gay man in the pros. That’s never happened.

ABC7NY: The Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade will be back this year following the most up-to-date health guidelines. All volunteer participants and staff will be vaccinated, and the overall number of participants will be reduced to approximately 800 to 1,600 participants.

The Advocate: The upcoming Black Panther sequel will reportedly include a queer love story.

Politico: Donald Trump will reportedly endorse a primary challenger to Rep. Liz Cheney (R-WY) as revenge on Cheney after she accepted a position on the House Select committee investigating the January 6 insurrection.

Washington Post: On his return to late night TV, Jimmy Kimmel raised the idea of hospitals treating vaccinated patients in COVID-related cases before patients who chose not to get vaccinated. Some got mad about it.