AfterElton Briefs: Amber Riley’s Scary Moment, the “Out To Play” List, and Ask Zach Wahls

  • Birthday shoutouts go to David Beckham (above), who is 37, Lily Allen is 27, and Pandora Boxx is 40.
  • You know that Baptist minister who told his congregation to hit kids who showed signs of being gay? It’s okay … He was just joking.
  • In tragic news, Mitt Romney will not be appearing on Saturday Night Live this season.
  • Speaking of, below you can see the Glee cast tease the Season Finale.


  • However, there was a very scary moment for Amber Riley, who fainted due to the “photog flashes.”
  • Campus Pride, in partnership with Compete Magazine has released the Out To Play list, a compilation of the 10 most GLBT-friendly athletics programs at colleges and universities across the country. Hudson Taylor writes about it, and maybe AE reader Eagledancer has more info.
  • Below you can see Republican Missouri State Rep. Zach Wyatt come out of the closet in a speech to his Republican colleagues. I applaud his coming-out, but I’m not sure what he means by “I’ve just gotten tired of the bigotry being shown from both sides of the aisle on gay issues.”

  • Below you can see a preview of Monday’s Smash as “Bombshell” has a test run in Boston.

  • Congrats to chronomaxx, who was the first to correctly guess that the film from yesterday’s Pixuzzle™ © ® was To Wong Foo, Thanks For Everything, Julie Newmar.

  • Here’s today’s Pixuzzle™ © ®. Below you can see a character from a famous movie. Can you name it?

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