News Round-Up: August 21, 2015

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Some news stories you might have missed:

• We know we found one of the hottest math teachers ever, but is this the hottest accountant in the world?

• Caitlyn Jenner could face misdemeanor manslaughter charge (usually a one year prison sentence) for February crash in Malibu.

• Scientists may have found a way to block transmission of HIV and hepatitis C via semen.

• Illinois governor signs legislation banning “ex-gay” torture for LGBTQ youth.

• The federal government to retroactively offer Social Security spousal benefits to same-sex couples who lived in states where their marriage weren’t previously recognized.

• Backstreet Boys, N’Sync and Olivia Newton-John’s daughter Chloe Lattanzi shooting a futuristic “cowboys & zombies” movie.

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Tom Hardy says he’s wearing Elton John’s clothes as prep for biopic “Rocketman”

“When I play a real person, I like to have bits of them. Since I
can’t take physical body parts and sever those, I try and grab as much
‘kit’ off them as possible… Then you can sell it on eBay.”

Tom Hardy, who’ll play Elton John in the forthcoming biopic Rocketman, discussing how he gets in character with the New York Post

Sorry, couldn’t find a pic of Tom Hardy wearing any of Elton’s clothes – so I thought this would work.

🙂

(from Queerty)