1. Vine star Nash Grier, who has 8.7 million followers on the video sharing service, along with 2.7 million Twitter followers, is under fire for posting a homophobic video. The video starts with a clip from an HIV testing commercial, saying, “Testing for HIV. It’s not a gay thing.” Then the 16-year-old Grier appears, saying, “Yes it is.” Then he screams “Fag!”
5. VIDEO OF THE DAY: “I am dedicated to making my country an even better America, to making our government an even truer democracy and because of the heroes that I have and the struggles that we’ve gone through I can stand before you as a gay Japanese American, but even more than that I am a proud American.” George Takei gives a TED talk on why he loves the country that once betrayed him.