Today is National Coming Out Day. Yay for support for everyone no matter who they love!
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In Case You Missed It.
📉 Trump International Hotel in D.C. didn’t do quite as well as the former president said it did. It saw over $70 million in losses during his term.
🗳 New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio is telling people he plans to run for governor next year.
🛑 The Fifth Circuit lifted the injunction on the Texas abortion law. Abortions are once again basically illegal in the state. For now.
🎤 Trump held a very presidential rally in Iowa on Saturday.
👍🏻 NYC is getting rid of its gifted and talented program so everyone can have access to accelerated learning regardless of who they are.
📚 California is now the first state to require ethnic studies in high school.
Coronavirus Update: 😷 Total confirmed global cases as of 4:30 p.m. ET on Friday: 237,074,906 — Total deaths: 4,832,637 — Total vaccine doses administered: 6,420,459,421
- Starting October 19, vaccinated people from eight countries will be able to travel to Singapore with no quarantine period. The US is one of those countries.
- Russia’s Covid shot has not gained international approval, so many Russians are traveling to Serbia to get approved shots that will let them travel.
- Some people who have gotten booster shots are experiencing swollen lymph nodes. This is a harmless side effect, but people getting a mammogram should let someone know because it could show up and cause confusion.
- Rapid test kits recalled over false positives.