MOVIES. Another still from James Franco’s gay porn murder movie King Cobra, which will be debuting at Tribeca Film Festival.
— King Cobra The Movie (@kingcobramovie) April 5, 2016
PANAMA PAPERS. Iceland’s Prime Minister steps down as a result of leaked documents showing he hid millions of dollars in a secret offshore account: “He not only hid millions in tax havens through an offshore company, Wintris Inc., he created in 2007, but the documents show in 2009 he sold his half of the company to his then-partner, now his wife, right before a new law would’ve made him declare that he owned it…”
SKIN. Emilia Clarke (aka Khaleesi) wants to see some close-ups on male members on Game of Thrones.
‘I DON’T KNOW.’ More on that interview Bernie Sanders did with the New York Daily News editorial board.
FASHION. Check out highlights from last night’s Jeffrey Fashion Cares show which raised money for LGBT organizations ACRIA, the Hetrick-Martin Institute and Lambda Legal. Andrew Rannells hosted the event and Joel Grey presented HIV/AIDS activist Peter Staley with the 2016 Jeffrey Cares Leadership Award.
CANADA. Gay student from Malaysia granted refugee status, gets to stay in the country: “Hazim Ismail is gay, which is illegal in Malaysia. He is also an atheist, which is not illegal, but is frowned upon in the Muslim nation…Ismail said his parents disowned him and cut off his funding for school after learning he was gay and an atheist. His story also went public after a GoFundMe page made its way to Malaysia and he was outed in the media, against his will. He made the claim after receiving death threats from people in Malaysia.”
SPORTS. What effect, if any, will Manny Pacquiao’s anti-gay remarks have on his upcoming bout with Timothy Bradley?
HIV/AIDS. FDA approved new HIV drug from Gilead Sciences, Descovy: “The therapy improves upon existing Gilead HIV bestseller Viread, according to the company, because it contains a newer formulation of a key ingredient called tenofovir. That will allow Descovy to be delivered to patients at lower doses, potentially foretelling fewer negative side effects.”
SOCIAL MEDIA. Sarah Palin is allegedly suing Azealia Banks after Twitter spat.
ALABAMA. Articles of impeachment are being brought against anti-gay “family values” Governor Robert Bentley: Lawmakers in Alabama today announced they will be filing articles of impeachment against Gov. Robert Bentley after weeks of news and rumor that the Republican governor had an affair with a top aide. She recently resigned, but damning and embarrassing audio tapes reveal what lawmakers are calling an ‘inappropriate relationship.'”
INSTAGRAM. Richardson Chery will have you seeing double.