Is Anyone out there?

"For diplomacy to be effective, words must be credible, and no one can now doubt the word of America." - George W. Bush, Jan. 20, 2004. It all seems like a bad dream. George W. [...]

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Art & Around

Unique programs examine period between Civil War and Civil Rights at Flint Cultural Center FLINT- Between Feb. 1 and April 24, the Flint Cultural Center presents "100 Years Toward Freedom: From Civil War to Civil [...]

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Book Marks

By Richard Labonte "The Girls in 3-B," by Valerie Taylor. The Feminist Press, 206 pages, $13.95 paper. In 1959, when it was first published, "The Girls in 3-B" was marketed as lurid "pulp fiction" - [...]

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Curtain Calls

The story behind the story that almost wasn't Saturday was the day from Hell. We all have days like that, of course, but mine couldn't have happened at a more inopportune time! It all started [...]

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Curtain Calls XTRA

CCX Urinetown.jpg: Amenity #9 is the poorest, filthiest public restroom in town - and a delightful stop in "Urinetown: The Musical" opening Feb. 4 at East Lansing's Wharton Center. Photo by Joan Marcus. If you [...]

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Femme La Femme weekends emerge

By Imani Williams DETROIT - A regeneration has started for Detroit's mature crowd and everyone's invited. Back in the day before lesbians, gays, bi-attractional, and transgendered people(LGBTs) of color had different venues to socialize in, [...]

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Dear Jody

By Jody Valley Don't judge today on the past Q: How does one know if a relationship is meant to be or not? My problem is that I just can't tell and I don't trust [...]

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Deep Inside Hollywood

By Romeo San Vicente Lane and Broderick are movie 'Producers' It wouldn't have been the same without them, really, and now both Nathan Lane and Matthew Broderick have smartly signed on to star in the [...]

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GOTCHA at the Adams Apple

Photos by Danielle How fast time passes when you're having fun. The last eight years hold many memories of good times and friends, so as Tom and James leave the Adams Apple many gathered to [...]

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GOTCHA at the Hayloft Saloon

Photos by Danielle Too cold, too much snow, my hands and feet were frozen, but it was warm and friendly at the Hayloft the night I stopped in. With so many men I found it [...]

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Nite Out

Thursday Friction with Tom Newman at The Works. Rumors Nightclub hosts College night with DJ Gemini in Grand Rapids. Latino Night comes to the R&R Saloon with $1 cover. Get Thirsty with X-Cel at Thirsty [...]

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Now Playing

Just Out Along Came Polly Hidebound risk analyst Reuben (Ben Stiller) discovers that there is no insurance against heartbreak when his bride, Lisa (Debra Messing), leaves him for her scuba instructor (Hank Azaria) on their [...]

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Community Clipboard

Affirmations Lesbian and Gay Community Center 195 West Nine Mile, Ferndale, MI 48220 Phone: 248-398-7105 Fax: 248-541-1943 Email: [email protected] Web: Affirmations is home to nearly 150 groups every month! That's a lot of people [...]

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Q Scopes for men

By Jill Dearman Cause a scene, Scorpio! ARIES (March 21 to April 20): Your ruler, wily Mars, finishes up a transit in your sign this week, so make the most of it. You can get [...]

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Q Scopes for women

By Jill Dearman Cause a scene, Scorpio! ARIES (March 21 to April 20): The Sun and Neptune will be conjunct in your house of friends in late January, so expect certain pals to be more [...]

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Gay and straight youth join forces

By Sarah Stollak LANSING - Gay Lesbian Straight Education Network of Mid-Michigan (GLSEN-MM) will present the third annual Gay Straight Alliance Summit in Lansing on Saturday, January 31. GSA students, advisors, and other interested participants [...]

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MAPP announces Brothers of Eban program

FERNDALE - The Midwest AIDS Prevention Project announced a new program called Brothers of Eban, which is a multi-session, skills building and social/support network intervention, designed for and by African American men who have sex [...]

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AIDS Activist, poet to speak

DETROIT - Felix Sirls has been an AIDS activist for over 20 years. He will be speaking on Feb. 1 at 11 a.m. at the 1st Unitarian Universalist Church of Detroit. The poet, playwright, and [...]

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Rolling back GLBT gains in Traverse City

By BTL Staff TRAVERSE CITY - Speaking on behalf of "an unnamed and loosely knit group of individuals concerned about homosexuality" Traverse City resident Bill Weisner addressed the Traverse City Human Rights Commission Monday night. [...]

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WRAP announces election results

ANN ARBOR - The Washtenaw Rainbow Action Project has announced its 2004 Board of Directors and members of its Executive Committee. New board members are nominated by current members of the board and voted on [...]

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National Newsbriefs

Politics Wesley Clark on gays in the military, same-sex marriage WASHINGTON - Former Gen. Wesley Clark would not completely end the military's "don't ask, don't tell" policy against gays if he became president, but he [...]

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