A Shirtless Zac Efron Rides Horseback


By Out.com Editors

...And five other things you need to know today.

1. Earlier this week, Efron showed off his glistening muscles while riding on the back of a horse. Enough said. [the daily mail]

2. Former NFL prospect, Brad Thorson, has come out as gay on July 4 as part of his own Independence celebration. [outsports]

I've been told many times that the process of coming out is cathartic. Yet since coming to terms with my sexuality, I found it arduous and unnecessary. At least that's what I kept telling myself. So today, I'm putting it in writing and not looking back.

I'm gay.

3. The Warwick Rowers are back with a new, naked calender. The team spent the day tweeting teases. [instinct]

4. Already miss the cast of Orange Is the New Black? Find out where they'll be popping on they'll be popping up next. One hint: Girls. [vh1]

5. Jane Lynch is not here for noseblindness. [entertainment weekly]

6. Check out a stoic Josh Hutcherson and Jena Malone in the latest teaser for The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1