AfterElton Briefs: Christina and Cher, an Adonis on Your iPhone, The Top 5 Drag Movie Moments, and More!

Following this assortment of carefully-selected news items, interested readers can find a refreshing pic of a hot man in underwear. Yes, we’re serious.

  • You’re probably thinking “WTF? A Briefs post on Friday? What happened to the Snapshot? Wha-Wha-Wha-What?” Calm down. We’ve decided to retire the Friday Snapshot and put a Friday Briefs in its place. But don’t worry, we’re still going to give you a kooky pic (above) that desperately needs captioning. Each week we’ll pick our fave suggestion from the comments and run it in the following week’s post. Have fun! Drop your caption ideas in the comments, and check out last week’s winner at the bottom of the page!

  • Socialitelife has a series of new pics from the set of Burlesque with Cher and Christina Aguilera. I have high hopes for this production. I’m praying it’ll either be legitimately good … or Showgirls bad. Either or.
  • January is National Drag History Month, and John Polly over at picks the top 5 drag movie moments, and RuPaul weighs in with her own picks.

I can’t wait to hear her version of “Darling Nikki”

  • Comic book artist Cliff Chiang is my new personal hero. He’s taken classic 80’s soundtracks and updated the covers with superheroes. Above you can see Batgirl as Prince and Batman as Apollonia. Don’t care where we go, don’t care what we do … ooh-ooh-ooh … don’t care, pretty baby, just take me with u.
  • The fourth episode of the terrific web series Then We Got Help is up, and features a “truth or dare” session instigated by Eric (Blake Hammond), the boyfriend of Dan (Nicholas Rodriguez). Check it out!
  • The nominees for the DGA Television Directorial awards have been announced, and out Paris Barclay received a nod for directing the HBO show In Treatment.

  • The third issue of Adonis, the first iPhone male photography magazine, is ready for download, and features work by photographer Scott Hoover.

And today’s Briefs are brought to you by…

This guy!

Drop your caption ideas in the comments (And please remember to keep the captions PG-13!), and check out last week’s winner below!

Thanks to everyone for participating! This week’s winner is …

“Insane Clown Fosse”

Thanks to FakeName for this week’s winning caption.

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