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Slightly Used News :: September 29, 2020

Slightly Used News :: September 29, 2020

NEWS | Sep 29

Handmaids in the Supreme Court, YMCA, Presidential Debates, Noah Purvis, and Fran the Bi-Weather Girl takes a turn. It's this week's Slightly Used News!

'Angels in America' Virtual Performance Streams Oct. 8

'Angels in America' Virtual Performance Streams Oct. 8

NEWS | By Jim Provenzano | Sep 29

Seven pivotal scenes from the epic Tony and Pulitzer-winning two-part AIDS drama 'Angels in America' will stream online on October 8 as a benefit for amfAR's Fund to Fight Covid-19. Much more than a Zoom reading, look for some unusual changes.

Ex-NFL Star Eric Decker Posts Instagram Nude for his Wife's Benefit

Ex-NFL Star Eric Decker Posts Instagram Nude for his Wife's Benefit

NEWS | Sep 29

Ex-NFL star Eric Ducker is turning heads with his Instagram nude to promote his wife's cookbook.

Dance Films, Classes Move On(line)

Dance Films, Classes Move On(line)

NEWS | By Jim Provenzano | Sep 29

In these unprecedented times, artists still create. Dancers, choreographers, and teachers are no exception. While the in-person physicality of a dance performance can't be fully recreated, some companies are doing their best.

Fox News' Judge Andrew Napolitano Likes his Bottom Slapped by 'Daddy,' Law Suit Claims

Fox News' Judge Andrew Napolitano Likes his Bottom Slapped by 'Daddy,' Law Suit Claims

NEWS | Sep 29

Fox News' Judge Andrew Napolitano was hit with a $15 million lawsuit on Monday by a New Jersey man who claims "the legal analyst forced him to engage in a 'bizarre sex act' involving father-son role play in 2015."

Out 'Project Runway' Star Jack Mackenroth Offers Trump Ironic Letter of Thanks

Out 'Project Runway' Star Jack Mackenroth Offers Trump Ironic Letter of Thanks

ENTERTAINMENT | By Kilian Melloy | Sep 29

Jack Mackenroth, a "Project Runway" alum who is currently at OnlyFans, offered President Donald Trump a heartfelt letter of thanks - an ironic no-thank-you letter of thanks, that is.

Watch: 'Saved by the Bell' Reboot Gets a Second Teaser, Premiere Date

Watch: 'Saved by the Bell' Reboot Gets a Second Teaser, Premiere Date

ENTERTAINMENT | Sep 29

The "Saved by the Bell" reboot will be hitting the new streaming service Peacock soon and the company is sharing its second look at the show.

Vermont Pure CBD: A New Way to Experience the Green Mountain State

Vermont Pure CBD: A New Way to Experience the Green Mountain State

SPONSORED CONTENT | Sep 29

Ask anyone and they'll agree; once you cross the Vermont border, something changes in the air. The state offers the best East Coast skiing, outdoor adventures, and now another gem: an emerging CBD industry.

Britain's Groundbreaking 'Gay Dad' a Dad Once Again with New Fiancé

Britain's Groundbreaking 'Gay Dad' a Dad Once Again with New Fiancé

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | Sep 29

Barrie Drewitt-Barlow, 50, and his 25-year-old fiancé, Scott Hutchinson, are now the proud dads of a newborn daughter. For Drewitt-Barlow, it's not the first time; he's one of Britain's first "gay dads."

Watch: Ed Buck, Suspect in Two Deadly Meth Overdoses, Denied Bail

Watch: Ed Buck, Suspect in Two Deadly Meth Overdoses, Denied Bail

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | Sep 29

A West Hollywood resident suspected in the overdose deaths of two African-American men has been denied bail despite his lawyers' concerns about COVID-19 in jails.

News

Worldwide Grief: Coronavirus Death Toll Tops 1 Million

Worldwide Grief: Coronavirus Death Toll Tops 1 Million

NEWS | By Adam Geller, Rishabh R. Jain | Sep 29

Now, 8 1/2 months after an infection doctors had never seen before claimed its first victims in China, the pandemic's confirmed death toll has eclipsed 1 million, according to a count by Johns Hopkins University.

Entertainment

Review: Believe in Super Powers Once Again With 'Stargirl - The Complete First Season'

Review: Believe in Super Powers Once Again With 'Stargirl - The Complete First Season'

ENTERTAINMENT | By JC Alvarez | Sep 29

Every generation has its hero! DC's "Stargirl" The Complete First Season available now on Blu-ray, DVD and Digital captures the spirit and optimism of the Golden Age of Comics with the excitement of a contemporary coming of age origin story!

Business

Times' Tax Story is Talker, but Perceptions Mostly Hold

Times' Tax Story is Talker, but Perceptions Mostly Hold

BUSINESS | By David Bauder | Sep 29

"Bombshell" was a word frequently employed on Monday; how it was used depended on whether you were in Trump-friendly or unfriendly media territory.

Finance

Without RBG, Judicial Threats to the ACA, Reproductive Rights Heighten

Without RBG, Judicial Threats to the ACA, Reproductive Rights Heighten

FINANCE | By Julie Rovner | Sep 22

"He doesn't want to crush the virus. He wants to crush the Affordable Care Act," says House Speaker Nancy Pelosi of President Trump. Will his wish come true with a shift in the Supreme Court?

Cars

Bavarian Leader Backs California-Style Deadline for Gas Cars

Bavarian Leader Backs California-Style Deadline for Gas Cars

CARS | Sep 29

The governor of Bavaria, the state that's home to German automakers BMW and Audi, has backed a deadline for phasing out gasoline-powered vehicles akin to the 2035 date proposed by California.

Style

Nearly Half of Americans Have Become At-Home Baristas During Quarantine

Nearly Half of Americans Have Become At-Home Baristas During Quarantine

STYLE | Sep 29

A survey of 2,000 coffee drinkers revealed 49% of respondents have become at-home baristas during quarantine, using their time inside to develop their coffee-making skills.

Health/Fitness

Coralling the Facts on Herd Immunity

Coralling the Facts on Herd Immunity

HEALTH/FITNESS | By Aneri Pattani | Sep 29

"If you believe 22% is herd immunity, I believe you're alone in that," Dr. Anthony Fauci recently told a senator. All this talk got us thinking: What exactly does it mean and can it be used to combat COVID-19?

Travel

LGBTQ Leaf Peeping: 5 Destinations to Take in Fall

LGBTQ Leaf Peeping: 5 Destinations to Take in Fall

TRAVEL | By Merryn Johns | Sep 28

Grab your weekender bag and get out of town. The leaves are turning, and there's a small window of time to take in Mother Nature's annual fashion makeover.