The “before” picture is from a behind-the-scenes montage of the shoot released by Vogue and this cover’s photographers, Mert Alas & Marcus Piggott. Sometimes I wonder why people bother with the original photography anymore when the end result is basically just a photo illustration.
- The White House refuses to deny a report saying Trump administration officials gave the House intelligence chairman classified information.
- The controversial HB2 "bathroom law" in North Carolina was partially repealed, but LGBT activists say the repeal legislation still allows discrimination.
- The disgraced former president of South Korea has been arrested. Park Geun-hye was forced out of office earlier this month in a corruption scandal.
- The trailer for the new film version of Stephen King's "It" has dropped and the general consensus is that it will make you defecate your pants 🤡