O’Connor leaves a chasm in the middle

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

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 [...]

The gay moralist: Glass closets

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

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 [...]

Art & Around

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

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 [...]

Concert Connections

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

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 [...]

Curtain Calls

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

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 [...]

Deep Inside Hollywood

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

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 [...]

Nite Out

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

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) [...]

Q Puzzle Clues

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

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" [...]

Q Scopes

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

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 [...]

Community Connections

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

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 [...]

Dear Jody

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

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 [...]

Meet Darla the BTL pet of the week

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

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 [...]

SHe Said

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

"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 [...]

Putting the ‘B’ in LGBT

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

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 [...]

National News Briefs

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

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, [...]

International News

By | 2005-07-07T09:00:00+00:00 July 7th, 2005|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 [...]

Spain and Canada say yes to marriage equality

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

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 [...]

Spain, Canada legalize marriage

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

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 [...]