Simon Baker has been named the sexiest man on American television by TV Guide. The blond actor is finding stardom in the United States through his 2009 People’s Choice award-winning detective series, The Mentalist, where he plays quirky psychic Patrick Jane. Born a leo in 1969 Launceston, Tasmania, Australia, he was nominated for a Golden Globe in 2002 for the hit TV show, The Guardian.
GLBT direct-action groups are planning to picket as part of a nationwide response to the California Supreme Court decision to be announced Tuesday, May 26th, regarding the anti-gay marriage proposition that was approved there by voters. Some protestors are reportedly going to engage in nonviolent civil disobedience. If you want to participate, contact your local GLBT Community Center. Let’s hope the Court’s decision is positive and the demonstrations turn into festivals of celebration!
President Obama is reportedly close to making a decision on the next Supreme Court Justice nomination, having nearly completed the vetting process. All bets are on for it to be a Hispanic woman, which would be right on, as only one female remains on the court and there has never been a Latino/Latina Justice.
Robin Williams on BBC’s Graham Norton Show: “When you go Barack, you never go back."
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