Some news items you may have missed:
• If you're not following adorably sexy Italian couple Italian couple @leotakespix and @mikeletakespix (above), then you should.
• Starbucks and Barnes & Noble join Target in affirming trans inclusive bathroom policies for employees and customers.
• London has elected it's first Muslim mayor.
• Sen. Bernie Sanders indicates he might be open to being Hillary Clinton's running mate.
• North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory admits signing anti-LGBT law HB2 might cost him his job.
• Italy is moving closer and closer to legalizing civil unions (remember those?).
• Award-winning out singer Matt Zarley calls in fellow Broadway vet Nathan Lee Graham (The Wild Party, Priscilla Queen of the Desert) for classic Closer Than Ever duet, "It's Never That Easy/I've Been Here Before."