5 LGBT things you need to know today, April 15

1. The CDC said Thursday that gay men who have unprotected anal sex can contract the Zika virus from an infected partner.

2. “Men should not be going to the bathroom with little girls.” Ted Cruz at a town hall meeting yesterday talking about anti-trans “bathroom bills” like the one in North Carolina.

3. Cirque du Soleil has canceled all of their scheduled performances in North Carolina because of the state’s anti-LGBT law.

4. A gay indigenous college student in Australia shares screenshots of the racist messages he gets on Grindr.

5. VIDEO OF THE DAY: Watch LGBT people recreate iconic movie posters.