> LGBT issues took a backseat last night at the #DemDebate.
> The CNN debate hit a ratings record, raking in 15.3 million viewers.
> And ICYM the debate, a wrap up of all the night’s happenings.
> Gay rapper Mykki Blanco (who in the past has objected to being labeled gay) comes out as HIV positive: “I’ve been HIV-positive since 2011, my entire career. Fuck stigma and hiding in the dark, this is my real life. I’m healthy I’ve toured the world 3 times but I’ve been living in the dark, it’s time to actually be as punk as I say I am. No more living a lie. HAPPY PRIDE.”
>Bigotry is expensive. Nevada agrees to pay $615K after losing gay marriage fight.
> Remains of the Curtain Theatre, where Shakespeare’s Romeo & Juliet debuted, has been unearthed in East London.
> Hollywood Reporter interviews Ryan Murphy.
> Aydian Dowling vows to continue fight for trans visibility after coming in as runner up in Mens Health Ultimate Guy competition.
> Southern Poverty Law Center: Alabama Supreme Court justice acted unethically by discussing his personal opposition to same-sex marriage as same-sex marriage case was pending for the court.
> Collin Farrell looks dapper on the red carpet.
> First teaser for Bill Murray’s A Very Murray Christmas.
> Ted Cruz’s father will be attending anti-gay World Congress of Families event in Utah.
> Arizona Republican: “Take guns away from Blacks as they are the main killers.”
> Gay Jamaican author Marlon James wins Man Booker Prize for his novel inspired by the attempted assassination of Bob Marley.
> Yoko Ono says she thinks John Lennon was probably bisexual: “John and I had a big talk about it, saying, basically, all of us must be bisexual. And we were sort of in a situation of thinking that we’re not [bisexual] because of society. So we are hiding the other side of ourselves, which is less acceptable.”
> Kristin Chenoweth duets with 8 year-old fan.
> America’s Next Top Model cancelled.
> Aunt Jen explains why she’s suing her 12 year old nephew for accidentally breaking her wrist while hugging her.
> The world realizes that Martin O’Malley is a DILF.
> Zac Efron never misses a workout.
— Zac Efron (@ZacEfron) October 13, 2015