Some news items you may have missed:
• First things first - from sexiest math teacher turned model Pietro Boselli's Instagram (above). #dead #woof
• North Carolina state lawmakers have filed bills that would repeal anti-LGBT law, HB2.
• A new poll shows 35% of Americans don't know "Obamacare" and the Affordable Care Act are the same thing.
• Melania Trump was conspicuously absent earlier today when Prime Minister Abe Shinzo and his wife visited the White House. First Ladies traditionally welcome and host the spouses of visiting leaders - but not today.
• Check out these 5 buzz-worthy off-Broadway shows you should see - including my pal Ed Dixon's new hit show, Georgie: My Adventures With George Rose.
• Dance your way into the weekend with Hercules & Love Affair's "Controller" featuring vocals by Faris Badwan. Check out the catchy, hypnotic sex anthem below: