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Watch: Colin Firth, Stanley Tucci as Gay Couple in 'Supernova'

Watch: Colin Firth, Stanley Tucci as Gay Couple in 'Supernova'

ENTERTAINMENT | By Kevin Schattenkirk | Sep 22
Colin Firth and Stanley Tucci star as a gay couple of 20 years, their relationship impacted by early onset dementia.

Carey Mulligan to Star Opposite Bradley Cooper in Leonard Bernstein Biopic

Carey Mulligan to Star Opposite Bradley Cooper in Leonard Bernstein Biopic

ENTERTAINMENT | By Kevin Schattenkirk | Sep 22
Mulligan, star of "The Great Gatsby," will play the legendary composer's wife in a biopic directed by Cooper, who also stars as Bernstein.

Rising UFC Star Calls Conor McGregor 'Mentally Unstable,' Promises to Put Him in a Wheelchair

Rising UFC Star Calls Conor McGregor 'Mentally Unstable,' Promises to Put Him in a Wheelchair

NEWS | Sep 22
While he awaits news if French officials are going to prosecute him, Conor McGregor was told he would be put in a wheelchair by his probable rival, undefeated UFC Russian fighter Khamzat Chimaev.

Court, COVID, Race are Topics for First Trump-Biden Debate

Court, COVID, Race are Topics for First Trump-Biden Debate

NEWS | By Zeke Miller | Sep 22
President Donald Trump and Democratic nominee Joe Biden will face off on the Supreme Court, the coronavirus pandemic and race and violence in the nation's cities next week when they meet for their first presidential debate.

Twitter, Employees React to Ellen DeGeneres' Apology Over Toxic Workplace Allegations

Twitter, Employees React to Ellen DeGeneres' Apology Over Toxic Workplace Allegations

ENTERTAINMENT | Sep 22
Ellen returned for the new season of her daytime talkshow this week amid her toxic workplace controversy, apologizing for the alleged behavior. Despite that, former and current "Ellen Show" employees took issue with her remarks, as did most of Twitter.

With Bi-Awareness Day Coming Up, Canadian Actor François Arnaud Comes Out

With Bi-Awareness Day Coming Up, Canadian Actor François Arnaud Comes Out

ENTERTAINMENT | Sep 22
Canadian actor François Arnaud came out on his Instagram stories account as bisexual in anticipation of Bivisibility Day this Wednesday (September 23).

Slightly Used News :: September 22, 2020

Slightly Used News :: September 22, 2020

NEWS | Sep 22
RBG has left us; what happens next? Don't worry, we have all the comfort and hilarity you need in this week's episode of Slightly Used News...

Vandals Destroy Inclusive Rainbow Sign Days After Installation

Vandals Destroy Inclusive Rainbow Sign Days After Installation

NEWS | Sep 22
A civic-minded group called the Lollipop Guild in Lewis County, California, put up a rainbow sign espousing acceptance and inclusion. Vandals promptly struck, tearing the sign down.

Did Noah Purvis' Adult Gay Videos Lead Him to be Booted Off 'Love Island'?

Did Noah Purvis' Adult Gay Videos Lead Him to be Booted Off 'Love Island'?

ENTERTAINMENT | Sep 22
Noah Purvis was brought on to CBS's "Love Island" to shake things up. He did do that.

Romney OKs Voting on Court Nominee, All but Assures Approval

Romney OKs Voting on Court Nominee, All but Assures Approval

NEWS | By Lisa Mascaro, Zeke Miller and Jonathan Lemire | Sep 22
Utah Republican Sen. Mitt Romney said he supports voting to fill the late Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg's seat on the Supreme Court, all but ensuring President Donald Trump has the backing needed to push the nomination over Democratic objections.


News

Watch: Hunky Firefighter Throws Water on Wildfire Conspiracy Theories, Goes Viral on TikTok

Watch: Hunky Firefighter Throws Water on Wildfire Conspiracy Theories, Goes Viral on TikTok

NATIONAL | By Kilian Melloy | Sep 22
A hunky firefighter took to TikTok to extinguish some inflammatory conspiracy theory claims about the wildfires raging on America's West Coast, and threw off enough sparks to set social media ablaze.


Entertainment

Beloved Sitcom 'Friends' to Get an All-Black Table Read

Beloved Sitcom 'Friends' to Get an All-Black Table Read

TELEVISION | By Kilian Melloy | Sep 22
Evergreen '90s sitcom "Friends" is about to get a table read in much the same way "The Nanny" recently did, but with a twist: The read, scheduled for this evening (Sept. 22) on Zoom, will have an all-Black cast.


Finance

Without RBG, Judicial Threats to the ACA, Reproductive Rights Heighten

Without RBG, Judicial Threats to the ACA, Reproductive Rights Heighten

HEALTH | By Julie Rovner | Sep 22
"He doesn't want to crush the virus. He wants to crush the Affordable Care Act," says House Speaker Nancy Pelosi of President Trump. Will his wish come true with a shift in the Supreme Court?


Cars

Edmunds Compares New Kia K5 Against Honda Accord

Edmunds Compares New Kia K5 Against Honda Accord

AUTO NEWS | By Mark Takahashi of Edmunds | Sep 19
Edmunds' experts performed a full evaluation of the Kia K5 to answer the question: Is it better than the Honda Accord?


Style

Ginsburg's Style Was More Than a Subtle Courtroom Statement

Ginsburg's Style Was More Than a Subtle Courtroom Statement

FASHION | By Jessica Gresko | Sep 22
Along with her glasses, lace gloves and fabric hair ties known as scrunchies, they were part of the signature style of the justice, who died last week at age 87.


Health/Fitness

CDC Changes, Then Retracts, Web Posting on How Virus Spreads

CDC Changes, Then Retracts, Web Posting on How Virus Spreads

POLITICS | By Mike Stobbe | Sep 22
The top U.S. public health agency stirred confusion by posting — and then taking down — an apparent change in its position on how easily the coronavirus can spread from person to person through the air.


Travel

Your Ultimate LGBTQ Fall Travel Guide

Your Ultimate LGBTQ Fall Travel Guide

Sep 22
Are you ready for a weekend getaway? We've canvassed the country, looking for the best LGBTQ-friendly fall vacations. Check out our top picks — no passport required!


Nightlife

11 Men in a Tub? Adult Filmmaker Flaunts British Regulations with New Shoot

11 Men in a Tub? Adult Filmmaker Flaunts British Regulations with New Shoot

MOVIES | Sep 20
Adult Filmmeister Michael Lucas took his latest shoot on the road — to Nottingham, England to be precise, and appears to have flaunted Britain's COVID-19 guidelines.