Some news items you might have missed:
• Out: Producer Ryan Murphy used his acceptance speech for the Carol Burnett Award at tonight’s Gold Globes to honor queer actors.
Luke Evans and Boyfriend Fran Tomas Hit the Miami Shore in Speedos After Red Carpet Debut as Couple https://t.co/ia1pmGaRam
— People (@people) January 9, 2023
• Axios: The past eight years were the eight warmest years on record, and 2022 was the fifth-warmest on record globally.
• The Insider: After the House of Representatives voted to gut the Office of Congressional Ethics, Rep. George Santos (R-NY) – facing multiple investigations and ethics complaints – called the changes “fantastic.”
— Marlin (@marlineBowers1) January 10, 2023
• LGBTQ Nation: Anti-LGBTQ Rep. Lauren Boebert (R-CO) called Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene (R-GA) “unhinged” as the divide between them deepens. File under ‘Infighting is fun.’
• Twitter: Rep. Katie Porter (D-CA) has announced she will run for the U.S. Senate seat currently held by Dianne Feinstein in 2024. Note – Feinstein hasn’t signaled she won’t be running for reelection. That said, I really like Porter.
• Daily Dog: This TikTok of dogs boarding the “puppy bus” has garnered nearly 9 million views.