Gay Washington: The Latest

Body Found in Search of Lake for 'Glee' Star Naya Rivera

Body Found in Search of Lake for 'Glee' Star Naya Rivera

NEWS | Jul 13
A body was found Monday at a Southern California lake during the search for "Glee" star Naya Rivera, authorities said.

Slightly Used News :: July 13, 2020

Slightly Used News :: July 13, 2020

NEWS | Jul 13
This week we're talking about Fire Island, the Mona Lisa, and, um... trouser snake size. What do they have in common? Tune in to find out!

Director James Gun Says 'Scooby-Do' Character was Written Gay but Studio Changed Idea

Director James Gun Says 'Scooby-Do' Character was Written Gay but Studio Changed Idea

ENTERTAINMENT | Jul 13
James Gunn, best known for directing the "Guardians of the Galaxy" films, said that when he cowrote the 2002 live-action "Scooby-Doo" film that he intended for a character to be gay but that the studio made them straight.

Watch: Netflix Shares Trailer for 'Lucifer' Season 5 Where Star Tom Ellis Bares His Behind

Watch: Netflix Shares Trailer for 'Lucifer' Season 5 Where Star Tom Ellis Bares His Behind

ENTERTAINMENT | Jul 13
Not long after a brief but sexy teaser, Netflix is now sharing the first full trailer for the devilish show "Lucifer."

British Government to Reconsider Gender-Neutral Passport Option?

British Government to Reconsider Gender-Neutral Passport Option?

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | Jul 13
British lawmakers are about to reintroduce legislation that would provide a third, neutral option for British passports in addition to the binary choices of male and female.

Washington NFL Team Dropping 'Redskins' Name After 87 Years

Washington NFL Team Dropping 'Redskins' Name After 87 Years

NEWS | By Stephen Whyno | Jul 13
The Washington NFL franchise announced Monday that it will drop the "Redskins" name and Indian head logo immediately, bowing to decades of criticism that they are offensive to Native Americans.

30-Year-Old Texas Mans Dies After Attending 'COVID-19 Party'

30-Year-Old Texas Mans Dies After Attending 'COVID-19 Party'

NEWS | Jul 13
A 30-year-old Texas man died after attending a so-called "COVID-19 party," a San Antonio hospital told the press this weekend.

Jane Lynch to Host 'The Weakest' Link Reboot

Jane Lynch to Host 'The Weakest' Link Reboot

ENTERTAINMENT | Jul 13
Jane Lynch will take the reins from no-nonsense British host Anne Robinson when she leads the reboot of the 2000s gameshow "The Weakest Link."

Facebook, Instagram Ban 'Conversion Therapy'-Related Content

Facebook, Instagram Ban 'Conversion Therapy'-Related Content

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | Jul 13
Facebook and Facebook-owned Instagram announced on July 10 that they would no longer permit content promoting so-called "conversion therapy" on their social media platforms.

Twitter Reacts to Zac Efron's New Travel Netflix Show 'Down to Earth'...for All the Wrong Reasons

Twitter Reacts to Zac Efron's New Travel Netflix Show 'Down to Earth'...for All the Wrong Reasons

ENTERTAINMENT | Jul 13
Zac Efron's new travel series "Down to Earth" hit Netflix Friday and though the show is meant to be educational and perhaps spiritual, some Twitter users cannot get past how hot the actor is.


Business

How Will 5G Revolutionize the Entertainment Industry?

How Will 5G Revolutionize the Entertainment Industry?

PERSONAL TECH | Jul 13
One of the most pervasive topics in the media in the past few months has been the advent of 5G. With the entertainment industry set to gain from the new internet technology, how will 5G revolutionize it?


Technology

Virtual Vacation: NYC Launches Curator Collection

Virtual Vacation: NYC Launches Curator Collection

PERSONAL TECH | Jul 13
The newly launched Virtual NYC Curator Collections presents a new series of guest curators selecting their favorites from hundreds of cultural experiences currently available online.


Finance

How A COVID-19 Vaccine Could Cost Americans Dearly

How A COVID-19 Vaccine Could Cost Americans Dearly

HEALTH | By Elisabeth Rosenthal | Jul 10
A COVID-19 vaccine will have an actual price tag. And given the prevailing business-centric model of American drug pricing, it could well be budget breaking, perhaps making it unavailable to many.


Cars

Edmunds: Now Is Time to Shop for Certified Pre-Owned Vehicle

Edmunds: Now Is Time to Shop for Certified Pre-Owned Vehicle

AUTO NEWS | By Ronald Montoya | Jul 11
Used cars have historically been a smart alternative during an economic downturn. They don't depreciate as much as new cars and are less likely to overburden a buyer with a large loan.


Style

Summer's Hot Accessory: 11 Face Masks to Stay Safe in Style

Summer's Hot Accessory: 11 Face Masks to Stay Safe in Style

FASHION | By Andrew Villagomez | Jul 13
Why not turn function into fashion? Here are 11 of our favorite designs proving that you can simultaneously make a fashion statement and be safe.


Health/Fitness

As Virus Rages in US, New York Guards Against Another Surge

As Virus Rages in US, New York Guards Against Another Surge

HEALTH | By Jennifer Peltz, Michael R. Sisak, Marina Villeneuve | Jul 13
As coronavirus rages out of control in other parts of the U.S., New York is offering an example after taming the nation's deadliest outbreak this spring — while also trying to prepare in case another surge comes.


Travel

Disney World Reopens As Coronavirus Cases Surge in Florida

Disney World Reopens As Coronavirus Cases Surge in Florida

CORPORATE | By Tamara Lush and Mike Schneider | Jul 12
"The Most Magical Place on Earth" has reopened after nearly four months with new rules in place to help prevent the spread of COVID-19.