Some news items you might have missed:
• PEOPLE: International pop star Ricky Martin has some stuff going on with a domestic restraining order filed against him, plus his former manager is suing for unpaid commissions. #InnocentUntilProvenGuilty
• Instinct Magazine: Watch this Alaska Air flight attendant propose to her girlfriend, a pilot for the same airline. #sweet
• Edge Media: President Joe Biden will present the nation’s highest civilian honor, the Presidential Medal of Freedom, to 17 people, including out soccer player Megan Rapinoe, gymnast Simone Biles and the late John McCain, the Arizona Republican with whom Biden served in the U.S. Senate.
• Complex: Griffin Green, a newly-graduated Midwestern 22-year-old who scored a job in New York City, posted a video mocking bodegas (local corner stores) in the Big Apple, and found himself fired after Twitter clapped back at ‘Bodega Bro.’ He also announced, as the only white guy at his gym, he bought an NAACP t-shirt so “these people vibe with me more.”
Original account went private so here’s the video. pic.twitter.com/u9qKxhM7vC
— scuffed wiley (@scuffedbob) June 29, 2022
• Queerty: Check out this round-up of ten great films when straight actors played gay and the results were fantastic – including Brokeback Mountain, The Birdcage, Fried Green Tomatoes, Moonlight and more.
• Pink News: Cynthia Erivo has said “nerves and fear” stopped her from coming out as bisexual. The acclaimed actress and singer opened up about her sexuality as a part of British Vogue‘s Pride issue.
Cynthia Erivo says ‘nerves and fear’ stopped her from coming out as bisexual https://t.co/jtOOVGf6K4
— PinkNews (@PinkNews) July 3, 2022