George Takei came out at 68 because he was angry at Arnold Schwarzenegger
George Takei recently revealed that he came out as gay in response to former California Governer Arnold Schwarzenegger’s decision to veto the bill that legalized same-sex marriage in the state almost two decades ago. In an interview with the British weekly newspaper The Stage, the 85-year-old “Star Trek” actor explained that he had to remain closeted while working in the movie industry as it was difficult to find employment for an openly gay and Asian American man at that time. Takei came out as gay at the age of 68 in an issue of Frontiers, a Los Angeles magazine that covers news in the gay and lesbian community, in 2005.news.yahoo.com
Why SCOTUS Could Be About to Unleash Frankenstein’s Monster
Photo Illustration by Thomas Levinson/The Daily Beast/GettyIn Moore v. Harper—scheduled for oral argument on Wednesday, Dec. 7—the Supreme Court will decide whether to resurrect the previously dead “Independent State Legislature Theory”–in a way that some commentators believe may pose “an existential threat to our democracy” and could enable “the Republican blueprint to steal the 2024 election.”Proponents of the “ISLT”–Independent State Legislature Theory–believe that the U.S. Constitution bestonews.yahoo.com
Arnold Schwarzenegger says he drinks protein powder mixed with tequila or schnapps. It's an upgrade from the terrible protein shakes he made in the 1960s, which contained yeast.
Schwarzenegger's go-to shake also includes an unpeeled raw egg, almond milk, cherry juice, banana, and protein powder.news.yahoo.com
Letters: Abortion, crime linked
New research finds that legalized abortion following Roe v. Wade accounts for 45% of the decline in U.S. crime rates over the past three decades. In HarvardUniversity’s Quarterly Journal of Economics, the authors stated: “Legalized abortion has contributed significantly to recent crime reductions. … Legalized abortion appears to account for as much as 50 percent of the recent drop in crime.” Donohue and Levitt noted that “crime began to fall roughly 18 years after abortion legalization,” and that the social benefit of this decrease in crime is about $30 billion annually. States with the highest abortion restrictions are generally the poorest states. Greg Abbott’s fear of women, crime will jump in 18 years and the hand-wringers will want more guns.myrgv.com
Kremlin TV Just Declared War on… Arnold Schwarzenegger
YoutubeArnold Schwarzenegger’s video appeal to the Russian people has been remarkably effective. The famed film star and former California governor posted it not only on Twitter, but also on Telegram, which is used almost exclusively by Russians. For days, Russian state media tried to ignore it altogether—but millions of views across multiple platforms forced them to address Schwarzenegger’s powerful message.“That face is the cover page of American imperialism and colonialism,” TV host Vadim Gignews.yahoo.com
Arnold Schwarzenegger says he’s been 80% vegan the past 5 years, and his ‘bad’ cholesterol is now so low his doctor thought he ‘might be a different person’
Bodybuilder and action star Arnold Schwarzenegger said he keeps his cholesterol levels low with a mostly plant-based diet and an occasional steak.news.yahoo.com
Arnold Schwarzenegger involved in serious car crash in Los Angeles
Arnold Schwarzenegger was in a serious car crash Friday night in Los Angeles, according to multiple reports. Schwarzenegger escaped with only minor injuries, according to TMZ. The SUV belonging to the action star and former California governor was pictured resting atop two different vehicles on Sunset Boulevard, TMZ reported. The airbags in his SUV had deployed. A woman driving one of the ...news.yahoo.com
'They are liars or they are stupid': Arnold Schwarzenegger attacks world leaders over climate policies, arguing that cutting emissions can also boost the economy
Schwarzenegger pointed to the economy of California, where he was governor, to argue that high environmental standards and growth are not at odds.news.yahoo.com
Arnold Schwarzenegger’s son Christopher unveils his weight loss during outing with mom Maria Shriver
Christopher Schwarzenegger showed off his new slimmer physique on Tuesday while enjoying a day of pampering with mom Maria Shriver, 65, and sister Christina, 30, at a nail salon in Brentwood, Calif.news.yahoo.com
New this week: 'Cry Macho,' McCreery and 'The Morning Show'
This week’s new entertainment releases include new music from Lindsey Buckingham and Scott McCreery, as well as the return of Clint Eastwood, who has gone back to his Western roots with “Cry Macho,” starring as a former rodeo star hired to bring a young man in Mexico back to his father in the U.S. Fans of TV's “The Morning Show” will also get to see Jennifer Aniston, Reese Witherspoon, Steve Carell and Billy Crudup kick off Season 2.
Claims against Elder: Will they harm him in Calif. recall?
A day after facing allegations that he emotionally mistreated a former fiancee, Republican Larry Elder scheduled two weekend rallies and showed no outward signs of altering the course of his campaign in the California recall election that could remove Democratic Gov. Gavin Newsom.
Mourners attend viewing for man shot by N. Carolina deputies
Hundreds of mourners paid their respects to a North Carolina man whose shooting at the hands of sheriff's deputies has triggered a wave of protests. Public viewings were held Sunday for Andrew Brown Jr. in Hertford and then in Elizabeth City, where Brown was shot by Pasquotank County sheriff’s deputies serving search and arrest warrants.news.yahoo.com