Happy Monday! Here’s the latest:
- Out: Anderson Cooper, of the closet, in a letter published by friend Andrew Sullivan
- Essential: Saturday night’s extra leap second, which wreaked havoc for many
- Upheld: A promise to snap a pic of a giant pile of cash, by The Oatmeal founder Matt Inman
- Debuted: Same-sex marriage status icons, on Facebook
- Proved: The existence of a “God particle” that confirms the mathematical order of the universe
I’ve loved this man for many years for his journalistic professionalism. Always have and always will. I’ve known for years that he is gay and it’s awesome that he’s decided to come out publicly.