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O’Connor leaves a chasm in the middle

Justice Sandra Day O'Connor announced her retirement last week from the U.S. Supreme Court, leaving the court polarized and without its moderate swing voter. In her 24-year tenure she played a pivotal role, often casting [...]

By |2005-07-07T09:00:00-04:00July 7th, 2005|Uncategorized|

The gay moralist: Glass closets

By John Corvino Luther Vandross was the avatar of romance. Other people's. The famed R&B singer, who died last week at 54, zealously declined to discuss his personal life, telling reporters that it was "none [...]

By |2005-07-07T09:00:00-04:00July 7th, 2005|Opinions|

Art & Around

Concert of Colors returns for lucky 13th festival DETROIT Ð The 13th annual Concert of ColorsÑthe free, three-day diversity festival sponsored every year by ACCESS and New DetroitÑreturns to Detroit July 15-17. ACCESS and New [...]

By |2005-07-07T09:00:00-04:00July 7th, 2005|Entertainment|

Concert Connections

This Week: Robert Plant Thurs. 7/7/05 Meadow Brook Music Festival, Rochester Hills Creedence Clearwater Revisited Thurs. 7/7 & Fri. 7/8/05 DTE Energy Music Theatre, Clarkston Femi Kuti Fri. 7/8/05 8 p.m. Power Center, Ann Arbor [...]

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Curtain Calls

Review: 'And The Winner Is' On a wing and a prayer, Purple Rose closes winning year If the bedtime prayer, "Now I lay me down to sleep,' has fallen off your radar screen, you might [...]

By |2005-07-07T09:00:00-04:00July 7th, 2005|Entertainment|

Deep Inside Hollywood

By Romeo San Vicente Usher says 'Yeah!' to musicals The Wolf(e) is at Usher Raymond's door, and he's opening right up. After years of mostly minor-league roles in teen movies like "She's All That" and [...]

By |2005-07-07T09:00:00-04:00July 7th, 2005|Entertainment|

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 [...]

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Now Playing

Just Out Bewitched Hollywood has-been Jack Wyatt (Will Ferrell) hopes to rescue his career by starring as the guy who marries a witch in a retooled "Bewitched" sitcom. When he spots Isabel Bigelow (Nicole Kidman) [...]

By |2005-07-07T09:00:00-04:00July 7th, 2005|Entertainment|

Q Puzzle Clues

July 7, 2005 Flamers Across 1 Top drawers? 5 Seat at the Stonewall Inn 10 Head-turner 14 Features of Disney's Dumbo 15 "Daisy Miller" author James 16 "Leave ___ Beaver" 17 "Coming Out Under Fire" [...]

By |2005-07-07T09:00:00-04:00July 7th, 2005|Entertainment|

Q Scopes

By Jack Fertig Review your goals, Libra! Venus and Mercury in Leo are sextile to Jupiter in Libra, making everyone as cheery and effervescent as a Jerry Herman musical. Uranus in Pisces is quincunx all [...]

By |2005-07-07T09:00:00-04:00July 7th, 2005|Entertainment|

Community Connections

Get connected! Non-profit organizations are encouraged to send listings of ongoing events to Community Connections via email at dawnwolfe@pridesource.com, fax at 248-615-7018 or postal mail: 20793 Farmington Rd., Ste. 25, Farmington, MI 48336. FORTY WORD [...]

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Dear Jody

By Jody Valley Love of a death grip Q: I'm dating a woman, "Cheryl." I think this could be a very serious relationship because I feel that she is my soul mate. (In fact, I [...]

By |2005-07-07T09:00:00-04:00July 7th, 2005|Opinions|

Meet Darla the BTL pet of the week

Darla is a beautiful seven-year-old German Shepherd mix. She is looking for a new home because her previous guardian did not have time for her. Darla is sweet and social. She needs a family that [...]

By |2018-01-16T01:58:41-05:00July 7th, 2005|Entertainment|

SHe Said

"We hear often that the UK government is committed to the promotion and protection of human rights around the world, and that it makes respect for human rights a condition of many of its foreign [...]

By |2005-07-07T09:00:00-04:00July 7th, 2005|News|

Putting the ‘B’ in LGBT

By Dawn Wolfe Gutterman ANN ARBOR - Bisexual author and activist Robyn Ochs spoke at the Ann Arbor Library in a program co-sponsored by UofM's office of LGBT Affairs on March 24, 2005. Ochs, a [...]

By |2005-07-07T09:00:00-04:00July 7th, 2005|News|

National News Briefs

Compiled by Dawn Wolfe Gutterman Politics Bush nominates gay man to Cabinet post WASHINGTON - On June 24, the New York Daily News reported that George W. Bush has nominated a gay man, Israel Hernandez, [...]

By |2005-07-07T09:00:00-04:00July 7th, 2005|News|

International News

By Rex Wockner Pride marchers stabbed in Jerusalem An ultra-Orthodox man stabbed three marchers during Jerusalem's fourth gay-pride parade June 30, the Jerusalem Post reported. The attack occurred at Ben Yehuda and Hahistradrut streets. A [...]

By |2005-07-07T09:00:00-04:00July 7th, 2005|News|

Spain and Canada say yes to marriage equality

by Rex Wockner Now there are four. Spain and Canada last week joined the Netherlands and Belgium in extending full marriage rights to same-sex couples. Following rowdy debate, Canada's House of Commons voted 158 to [...]

By |2005-07-07T09:00:00-04:00July 7th, 2005|News|

Spain, Canada legalize marriage

By Lisa Keen June's association with weddings and gay pride got a major boost as the Spanish Congress of Deputies and the Canadian House of Commons both approved legalization of marriages for same-sex couples in [...]

By |2005-07-07T09:00:00-04:00July 7th, 2005|News|