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Slightly Used News :: July 13, 2020

Slightly Used News :: July 13, 2020

NEWS | Jul 13
This week we're talking about Fire Island, the Mona Lisa, and, um... trouser snake size. What do they have in common? Tune in to find out!

Watch: YouTubers Joey Graceffa and Daniel Preda Breakup in Video

Watch: YouTubers Joey Graceffa and Daniel Preda Breakup in Video

ENTERTAINMENT | Jul 13
YouTubers and boyfriends Joey Graceffa and Daniel Preda shared a video Sunday revealing that they are breaking up after six years together.

PopUps: Tom Holland Turns Heads with Shirtless Workout Selfie

PopUps: Tom Holland Turns Heads with Shirtless Workout Selfie

ENTERTAINMENT | Jul 13
Actor Tom Holland took to Instagram over the weekend to show off his six-pack abs for a workout selfie.

Is Artificial Intelligence Queerphobic?

Is Artificial Intelligence Queerphobic?

NEWS | By Merryn Johns | Jul 13
"We've definitely seen homophobic, heteronormative and racist values seep into AI," says Lesbians Who Tech Founder Leanne Pittsford. Find out how in EDGE's latest investigative feature.

30-Year-Old Texas Mans Dies After Attending 'COVID-19 Party'

30-Year-Old Texas Mans Dies After Attending 'COVID-19 Party'

NEWS | Jul 13
A 30-year-old Texas man died after attending a so-called "COVID-19 party," a San Antonio hospital told the press this weekend.

Watch: Netflix Shares Trailer for 'Lucifer' Season 5 Where Star Tom Ellis Bares His Behind

Watch: Netflix Shares Trailer for 'Lucifer' Season 5 Where Star Tom Ellis Bares His Behind

ENTERTAINMENT | Jul 13
Not long after a brief but sexy teaser, Netflix is now sharing the first full trailer for the devilish show "Lucifer."

Facebook, Instagram Ban 'Conversion Therapy'-Related Content

Facebook, Instagram Ban 'Conversion Therapy'-Related Content

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | Jul 13
Facebook and Facebook-owned Instagram announced on July 10 that they would no longer permit content promoting so-called "conversion therapy" on their social media platforms.

Watch: Out & Proud High Schooler Never Felt Pushback for Being Gay

Watch: Out & Proud High Schooler Never Felt Pushback for Being Gay

NEWS | Jul 13
Connecticut high schooler Terrence Bogan knew he was gay in middle school and willingly shared his orientation with his classmates.

Millennials and Boomers: Pandemic Pain, by the Generation

Millennials and Boomers: Pandemic Pain, by the Generation

NEWS | By Dan Sewell | Jul 13
Millennials, you're taking a big hit — again. And you're not OK, either, boomers.

Body Found in Search of Lake for 'Glee' Star Naya Rivera

Body Found in Search of Lake for 'Glee' Star Naya Rivera

NEWS | Jul 13
A body was found Monday at a Southern California lake during the search for "Glee" star Naya Rivera, authorities said.


News

British Government to Reconsider Gender-Neutral Passport Option?

British Government to Reconsider Gender-Neutral Passport Option?

NEWS | By Kilian Melloy | Jul 13
British lawmakers are about to reintroduce legislation that would provide a third, neutral option for British passports in addition to the binary choices of male and female.



Entertainment

Review: Resonant and Still Timely, New Blu-ray of 'Hair' Brings the Goods

Review: Resonant and Still Timely, New Blu-ray of 'Hair' Brings the Goods

ENTERTAINMENT | By Frank J. Avella | Jul 13
Dismissed by some as merely a time capsule piece, the film adaptation of "Hair," seen today, proves to be an incredibly relevant and resonant work as well as an immensely entertaining one.



Business

Stocks Up As Market Faces Down Latest Hurdle: Dismal Profits

Stocks Up As Market Faces Down Latest Hurdle: Dismal Profits

BUSINESS | By Stan Choe | Jul 13
Here comes the latest hurdle for the pandemic-defying stock market to leap with ease, investors hope: The worst quarter for profit growth in more than a decade.



Finance

How A COVID-19 Vaccine Could Cost Americans Dearly

How A COVID-19 Vaccine Could Cost Americans Dearly

HEALTH_FITNESS | By Elisabeth Rosenthal | Jul 10
A COVID-19 vaccine will have an actual price tag. And given the prevailing business-centric model of American drug pricing, it could well be budget breaking, perhaps making it unavailable to many.



Cars

Edmunds: Now Is Time to Shop for Certified Pre-Owned Vehicle

Edmunds: Now Is Time to Shop for Certified Pre-Owned Vehicle

CARS | By Ronald Montoya | Jul 11
Used cars have historically been a smart alternative during an economic downturn. They don't depreciate as much as new cars and are less likely to overburden a buyer with a large loan.



Style

Summer's Hot Accessory: 11 Face Masks to Stay Safe in Style

Summer's Hot Accessory: 11 Face Masks to Stay Safe in Style

STYLE | By Andrew Villagomez | Jul 13
Why not turn function into fashion? Here are 11 of our favorite designs proving that you can simultaneously make a fashion statement and be safe.



Health/Fitness

As Virus Rages in US, New York Guards Against Another Surge

As Virus Rages in US, New York Guards Against Another Surge

HEALTH_FITNESS | By Jennifer Peltz, Michael R. Sisak, Marina Villeneuve | Jul 13
As coronavirus rages out of control in other parts of the U.S., New York is offering an example after taming the nation's deadliest outbreak this spring — while also trying to prepare in case another surge comes.