Briefs: How Matt Bomer Learned To Manscape, Sam Smith Possibly Hacked, And “Magic Mike XXL” Climaxes Early

Here is last week’s caption pic winner. This week’s caption pic is at the bottom of the page.

Thanks to everyone for participating! The winner is … IT’S A TIE! Two captions tied for the most votes. The winners are …

“Don McLean gets a cease and desist order against Bryan Fischer for using his lyrics to promote bigotry.”

Thanks to RecordMan for this week’s winning caption!

And …

“Mirror mirror on the wall, who is the Satan that’s off the wall”

Thanks to bambino italiano for this week’s winning caption!

Weekend Birthdays! Corey Sevier (above) is 31, Patrick Wilson is 42, Edie Falco is 52, Becki Newton is 37, Katherine Helmond is 86, and Laura Branigan would have been 58. What is in you Essential Laura Collection?

This is a holiday weekend in the U.S., and we’d like to wish our readers a safe and happy Fourth Of July, and … thanks for sticking around.

NBC Dumps God.

Matt Bomer on Stripper Training: How We Learned to Manscape

Sam Smith’s Instagram Hacked? Singer Posts Very Racy Shower Photo

Openly gay staffer for Bobby Jindal provides inside look at anti-gay company governor keeps

It now appears that Magic Mike XXL is not going to live up to the box office hype.

Kids React To Gay Marriage Ruling

The First Ladies Of Disco (Evelyn ’Champagne” King, Linda Clifford and Martha Wash) with “Show Some Love”

And here’s The Weekly ShoutOUT™. Each week we’re going to focus on one out athlete/performer and feature a daily pic and career timeline. We’ll be showcasing the big names, but also the lesser-known gay celebs who deserve more recognition. This week we give a ShoutOUT to … Christopher Rice

Closing out our week with Christopher, last year he released his seventh novel The Vines. “Lurking in the soil beneath a New Orleans mansion, a sinister force is awakened beneath the plantation soil when a wealthy heiress discovers her husband’s betrayal.” Let Christopher take 15 seconds to delve deeper

And here is Christopher and his mom Anne together, discussing their latest releases

We’ve counted down the 100 greatest top ten hits by female artists of the 80’s and 90’s, so let’s take the Wayback Machine even further back and count down the 100 greatest top ten hits by female artists … OF THE 70’S! There are only two rules – Every song must have hit the top ten on the Billboard Hot 100, and they all must be performed by female vocalists, either solo or as part of a group. You’ll be hearing the classics from Olivia, Barbra, Linda, Carly, ABBA, Diana and the other icons, of course, but also great AM Gold treasures you probably haven’t heard for years.

At #27 is “”Blue Bayou” by Linda Ronstadt. One of Linda’s biggest hits, and one of her signature songs, this Roy Orbison remake hit #3 in late 1977

And just because …

Congrats to zoso, who guessed that yesterday’s Pixuzzle™ © ® was Austin Powers: International Man Of Mystery

Here is today’s Pixuzzle™ © ®. Here is a scene from a FAMOUS MOVIE. Can you name it?

Here’s your caption pic TWEET for this week. Drop your caption ideas in the comments (And please remember to keep the captions PG-13!) Have at it!

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