House GOPers Impeach Homeland Security Secretary + More News

House Republicans voted to impeach Homeland Security Secretary

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CNN: The GOP-led House has voted 214-213 to impeach Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas. He is the first Cabinet secretary to be impeached in nearly 150 years.

House Republicans claim Mayorkas has committed high crimes and misdemeanors for his handling of the southern border. The move has no chance of success in the Senate. Continue reading “House GOPers Impeach Homeland Security Secretary + More News”

Japan: Huge Majority Supports Same-Sex Marriage + More News

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Reuters: Nearly two-thirds of Japanese believe same-sex marriage should be legally recognized, according to a new survey. Japan is the only country among the Group of Seven nations which does not legally recognize same-sex unions. Continue reading “Japan: Huge Majority Supports Same-Sex Marriage + More News”

Tubi Ad Pranks Super Bowl Viewers

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One Super Bowl commercial in particular that got a reaction out of many Americans watching the big game was the creative clip from Tubi, the free, ad-supported streaming television platform.

The ad spot made it appear as if viewers’ TVs were changing the channel right in the middle of the climactic end of the Eagles-Chiefs game. Chaos ensues. Continue reading “Tubi Ad Pranks Super Bowl Viewers”

Gay Guide To The Super Bowl + More News

Here's your gay guide to the Super Bowl - you know, the thing happening before and after the Rihanna concert on Sunday.
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Some news items you might have missed:

Xtra: Here’s your gay guide to the Super Bowl – you know, the thing happening before and after the Rihanna concert on Sunday. Two notables: This will be the very first meeting of two Black quarterbacks in the big game, as well as the first time two brothers will face off on opposing teams (Jason and Travis Kelce). Continue reading “Gay Guide To The Super Bowl + More News”

Super Bowl Wrap Up: Tom Brady, Face Masks , And Amanda Gorman

Poet Amanda Gorman at Super Bowl LV
Poet Amanda Gorman at Super Bowl LV
Poet Amanda Gorman at Super Bowl LV

Three quick Super Bowl bites as we move on from the terribly lop-sided event into this Monday morning:

• While I’m no fan, there’s no denying Tom Brady is pretty much the best quarterback in the history of the NFL. That said, why did he have to choose to make a statement about not wearing a face mask as he entered the stadium yesterday – even as everyone around him did?

 

• And speaking of ‘no face mask’…

 

• But I’ll close this from the luminous Amanda Gorman who helped open the Super Bowl with “Chorus of the Captains.”

RuPaul, Dan Levy, Lil Nas X & More In SuperBowl LV Ads

RuPaul and friends in an ad for Paramount+ 

We’re getting ready here at Randy Report Central to watch The Weeknd concert where I hear they’ll be playing some sportsball.

Of course, we like to see the big-deal Super Bowl commercials (and love the costumes the players wear), but just in case you miss it, here’s a round-up of the ads featuring LGBTQ folks.

Drag star RuPaul, Grammy Award winner Lil Nas X, tennis legend Billie Jean King, and Schitt’s Creek star Dan Levy all star in ads this year.

Check them out below.

By the way, my dad was one of the first sports handicappers in the United States going all the way back to 1958. A major athlete himself, he really understood football, basketball and baseball, but unfortunately those sports smarts weren’t genetic.

So, I have no idea who’ll win the game although I’d love to see Patrick Mahomes and the Kansas City Chiefs take it home just because…