Motor City Pride Weekend Schedule:

By | 2018-01-16T11:01:35+00:00 April 6th, 2003|Uncategorized|

Friday, June 4: All Day: Dine Out Detroit; a benefit for the Midwest AIDS Prevention ProjectList of participating restaurants at www.aidsprevention.org/dine.htm 7 p.m.: MAPP Family Rehearsal Dinner at Angel's Cafe in FerndaleThis buffet banquet is [...]

Art & Around

By | 2003-04-06T09:00:00+00:00 April 6th, 2003|Uncategorized|

Fundraiser to increase access to arts, history and sciences in Genesee County FLINT - The Flint Cultural Center Corporation will hold a fundraiser, "Growing Up Artfully," at Burroughs House, 1017 Avon St., in Flint on [...]

Community Clipboard

By | 2003-04-06T09:00:00+00:00 April 6th, 2003|Uncategorized|

Affirmations Lesbian and Gay Community Center195 West Nine Mile, Ferndale, MI 48220Phone: 248-398-7105Fax: 248-541-1943Email: info@GoAffirmations.org Web: www.GoAffirmations.org Affirmations is home to nearly150 groups every month!That's a lot of people and a lot of groups.Call our [...]

Curtain Calls

By | 2003-04-06T09:00:00+00:00 April 6th, 2003|Uncategorized|

By BTL Staff 2004 Wilde Awards: Let the balloting begin Nominations reflect another season of theatrical excellence Time sure flies when you're having fun - at least that's what two tuckered-out theater critics claim after [...]

Dear Jody

By | 2003-04-06T09:00:00+00:00 April 6th, 2003|Uncategorized|

By Jody Valley A slow sail is a steady sail Q: I'm currently in a fairly new relationship. We have been seeing each other now for two months. I'm beginning to feel that this could [...]

Deep Inside Hollywood

By | 2003-04-06T09:00:00+00:00 April 6th, 2003|Uncategorized|

By Romeo San Vicente Heather Graham has her 'Cake' Heather Graham, who's already dipped her foot in the lesbian well by starring in the upcoming girl/girl/boy triangle-themed romantic comedy "Gray Matters" (opposite "Troy" beauty Saffron [...]

Hear Me OUT: Special Pride Edition

By | 2003-04-06T09:00:00+00:00 April 6th, 2003|Uncategorized|

Hot & Sweet Various Artists (Outmusic) Just because it's gay doesn't mean it's good, as "Hot & Sweet" repeatedly demonstrates. However, a compilation highlighting out and proud artists is a very fitting record for Pride [...]

National News Briefs

By | 2003-04-06T09:00:00+00:00 April 6th, 2003|Uncategorized|

Compiled by Dawn Wolfe Health: FDA OKs HIV test that gives quick results WASHINGTON - The government has approved the first oral HIV test; the new test gives results in 20 minutes. Until now, rapid [...]

Nite Out

By | 2003-04-06T09:00:00+00:00 April 6th, 2003|Uncategorized|

Thursday Pronto hosts "Will & Grace" with $3 pints. Friction with Tom Newman at The Works. Martini Night at the Male Box. Rumors Nightclub hosts College night with DJ Gemini in Grand Rapids. Latino night [...]

Now Playing

By | 2003-04-06T09:00:00+00:00 April 6th, 2003|Uncategorized|

Just Out Shrek 2 They could have called this delightful sequel "Meet the Parents," if that title hadn't already been taken, because it sums up the plot nicely. Shrek (the voice of Mike Myers) and [...]

Pride concerts

By | 2003-04-06T09:00:00+00:00 April 6th, 2003|Uncategorized|

June 10 - Disco Mania: KC & The Sunshine Band and The Village People at DTE Energy Music Theatre in Clarkston at 7:30 p.m.June 12 - Melissa Ethridge with Kate Clinton at Meadowbook Music Festival [...]

Q Puzzle Clues

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Cold Response Across 1 Bannon of '50s lesbian pulp fiction4 Like crowds at a Melissa Etheridge concert9 Found a partner14 Mary Cheney's partner Heather15 Ski trail at Aspen16 Sondheim's "___ Day a Little Death"17 Start [...]

Q Scopes for men

By | 2003-04-06T09:00:00+00:00 April 6th, 2003|Uncategorized|

By Jill Dearman Work off steam, Aries! ARIES (March 21 to April 20): On June 3, the moon close to volatile Pluto in your house of adventure could put a confrontational bee in your bonnet. [...]

Q Scopes for women

By | 2003-04-06T09:00:00+00:00 April 6th, 2003|Uncategorized|

By Jill Dearman Work off steam, Aries! ARIES (March 21 to April 20): The moon will be close to volatile Pluto in your house of adventure on June 3. Take this opportunity to force yourself [...]

BTL columnist stars in one-man show

By | 2018-01-16T13:23:12+00:00 April 6th, 2003|Uncategorized|

By Sharon Gittleman BTL readers have long enjoyed columnist Charles Alexander's witty take on gay life, politics and culture. Now, sex and religion are the objects of Alexander's artistic commentary in nearly two dozen collage [...]

CHAG to Swing Against AIDS

By | 2003-04-06T09:00:00+00:00 April 6th, 2003|Uncategorized|

DETROIT - The Community Health Awareness Group's 2004 Swing Against AIDS Golf Challenge is July 24 at Detroit's Chandler Park Golf Course at 12801 Chandler Park Drive, Detroit. The cost is $350 per foursome, which [...]

‘Suits and the City’

By | 2003-04-06T09:00:00+00:00 April 6th, 2003|Uncategorized|

LANSING - Members of the Lansing area gay professional community are invited to get connected at a mid-week mixer to mix, mingle, meet new friends, make business contacts, or just to relax for casual conversation [...]

Pride and joy:

By | 2003-04-06T09:00:00+00:00 April 6th, 2003|Uncategorized|

By Brent Dorian Carpenter There were no hanging chads, contentious recounts or Supreme Court interventions impeding Hank Millbourne's ascendancy to the position of president of Detroit Black Gay Pride, Inc. In fact, the longtime mental [...]

Regards from John Kerry

By | 2018-01-16T15:58:00+00:00 April 6th, 2003|Uncategorized|

Dear Friends, As Michigan celebrates Pride, I am excited to join the LGBT community in fighting for equal rights for gay Americans. I believe that Americans should embrace the diversity that makes our nation strong [...]

Respect for Cothren

By | 2003-04-06T09:00:00+00:00 April 6th, 2003|Uncategorized|

Dear BTL, I want to most sincerely thank our valuable Between The Lines for the very insightful and uplifting front page story of Lynn Cothren in your May 13th issue. The fact that he is [...]

‘Til death do us part

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By Brent Dorian Carpenter ANN ARBOR - Reverend Mel White has a simple message for his old nemesis Rev. Jerry Falwell, and other fire-breathing, anti-gay fundamentalists: He will haunt you "until he changes his mind [...]

Michigan Pride March & Rally events

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June 11 & 12, State Capitol, Lansing Friday, June 11:Absolut(tm) Pride Comedy ShowFeaturing Vickie Shaw and The B-Girlz at 9 p.m. plus a Casino Lounge starting at 7 p.m. with Tracy Mack of Ann Arbor [...]

Pride profile introductions

By | 2018-01-16T14:42:52+00:00 April 6th, 2003|Uncategorized|

It was a daunting task. I was asked to find 10 rising stars in the community; meet, speak with and photograph them, and write their stories in just nine days. Ultimately, it proved impossible and [...]