The Cricket’s Daily 3: Who knew Jim Nabors was gay? Or still alive?
Published: February 22, 2013 09:55AM
Updated: January 31, 2013 09:27AM
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FILE - Jim Nabors is seen in character for his role of Gomer Pyle in this 1966 file photo. Hawaii News Now reports Jim Nabors and his partner, Stan Cadwallader, traveled from their Honolulu home to Seattle to be married Jan. 15, 2013. The couple met in 1975 when Cadwallader was a Honolulu firefighter. The 82-year-old Nabors says you've got to solidify something when you've been together as long as they have. (AP Photo)

Here’s what’s being talked about today in pop culture:

• Gah-ah-aaaaah-lee! Jim Nabors, 82, comes out as gay, marrying his partner of 38 years, Stan Cadwallader, in Seattle. Congratulations to them both. [TV Guide]

• Rodriguez, the ‘70s folk-rock singer rediscovered in the Oscar-nominated documentary “Searching for Sugar Man,” is looking to record a new album at age 70. [The A.V. Club]

• Barbra Streisand will sing at this year’s Academy Awards ceremony, the first time she’s sung at the Oscars since 1977. [Vulture]