Art & Around

Visual Jam Sessions 3 at ZeitGeist DETROIT -ZeitGeist Gallery presents its third annual festival of collaborative art, "Visual Jam Sessions 3," Aug. 14 through 28. "Visual Jam 3" is an "on site" marathon of collective-interactive [...]

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Community Clipboard

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

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Curtain Calls

Theater Profile: Jewish Ensemble Theatre Company New JET season to salute Yiddish theater and Jewish playwrights It was a gamble that paid off well for the Jewish Ensemble Theatre Company. The 2003/04 theater season started [...]

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Curtain Calls XTRA

Preview: 'Golf: The Musical" Foursome tees off Aug. 25 with comedic look at favorite Michigan pastime Meadow Brook Theatre's managing director John Manfredi has a favorite mantra these days, and it goes something like this: [...]

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Dear Jody

By Jody Valley In search of LTR Q. I don't know if you can help me, but I sure hope you can. Before I get into the problem, let me give you a little background. [...]

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Deep Inside Hollywood

By Romeo San Vicente Jodie takes 'Flight' Been missing Jodie lately? Of course, you have. We all have. But she's had kids to raise and, presumably, other things to do besides jumping into every movie [...]

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Marriage News from around the country

Compiled by Dawn Wolfe Idaho: The political leader responsible for the state's law prohibiting equal marriage rights is advising state lawmakers to drop their attempt to put the ban in the state constitution. "Passing a [...]

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National News Briefs

Compiled by Dawn Wolfe Politics Democrats embrace gay rights but not necessarily equal marriage BOSTON - Democrats are doing a delicate dance as they attempt to embrace gay rights but not necessarily gay marriage. Nearly [...]

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Nite Out

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 comes to the [...]

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Now Playing

Just Out A Home at the End of the World High-school friends Bobby (Colin Farrell) and Jonathan (Dallas Roberts) reunite in Manhattan five years after the intensity of a brief sexual relationship between them drove [...]

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Q Puzzle Clues

Fantasia Across1 School of Marcel Duchamp5 Addis ___, Ethiopia10 "Sex and the City" creator Darren14 Will off the set15 Baldwin and Frank16 Friend of Dorothy17 The Orient, to Colette18 Jesse of George Frenn's field19 About [...]

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Q Scopes

By Jack Fertig Stay real, Virgo! This week, an opposition between the Sun and Neptune opens up creative visionary inspiration, but triple-check all logic, facts, and math. Sensitivity runs high, but with tendencies to be [...]

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Theater Events for the period Aug. 5 – 14

Professional Theater: Bright Ideas Murder, mayhemÉpreschool! Some parents will do anything to get their child admitted! Presented Tuesday through Sunday at Mason Street Warehouse, Saugatuck, Aug. 4 - 14. Tickets: $27.50 - $30. 269-857-4898. [...]

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By Gwendolyn Ann Smith At the recent Democratic National Convention, a new group emerged, speaking with their own voice about the need for their rights. For only the second time in recent years, the transgender [...]

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In the autumn of their lives

It's another beautiful, balmy July day as five gay men gather with one female facilitator in a small and rather warm meeting room at Affirmations Lesbian Gay Community Center in Ferndale. The men, who range [...]

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Motor City Tennis Classic debuts

By BTL Staff The Motor City Tennis Classic, a tournament recognized by the Gay and Lesbian Tennis Association, will be held for the first time Aug. 19-22 at the Square Lake Athletic Club and the [...]

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Experience Dame Edna on DVD

By Christopher Lisotta Dame Edna Everage describes herself on her website as "probably the most popular and gifted woman in the world today." For almost half a century the Melbourne native and self-proclaimed "megastar" has [...]

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Gay Dems united for Kerry

By Rex Wockner BOSTON - While many of the 255 LGBT delegates to the Democratic National Convention held here July 26-29 expressed disappointment over presidential candidate John Kerry's opposition to marriage for same-sex couples and [...]

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John Kerry stops in Grand Rapids

Pictured above, Senator John Kerry stands alongside community members and Governor Jennifer Granholm during a campaign stop on Grand Rapids' Calder Plaza Monday. More than 20,000 attended the mid-day rally, marking the largest political rally [...]

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UofM reverses LGBT funding cuts

By Dawn Wolfe ANN ARBOR - On July 19, The Michigan Daily reported that rather than carrying out a planned budget cut for the Office of LGBT Affairs, funding will be increased to allow a [...]

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