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Club events

THURSDAY Body Zone Health Club: Free tanning Club Flamingo: Happy Hour, 4-8 p.m. Diamond Jim's Saloon: Karaoke with D.J. Bit T.W.A.T. Diversions: Karaoke. $3.00 16 oz beer. $1.50 Schnapps. $5.00 Jager Bombs The Male Box: [...]

By |2007-04-19T09:00:00-04:00April 19th, 2007|Entertainment|

Laugh out loud

Pick up a Pocket Gay. They're like a babbling Barbie, only better - and queerer. These portable homo peeps offer (gay) style tips, abrasive (lesbian) baseball breaking-in and if they're not fed, well, dig a [...]

By |2007-04-19T09:00:00-04:00April 19th, 2007|Entertainment|

Hair and homos

Jenny Owen Youngs doesn't need to sit on the reason for her gay fan flock. Sure, the tomboy get-up is a magnetic lesbian force. But there's a more scientific explanation. "It's because my hair is [...]

By |2007-04-19T09:00:00-04:00April 19th, 2007|Entertainment|

Art & Around for the period April 19-28

ARCHITECTURE/GARDEN TOURS: Edsel & Eleanor Ford House Discover the Ford House with all-new tours that go behind the scenes, examine special subjects and provide a new perspective on the family that left an indelible mark [...]

By |2007-04-19T09:00:00-04:00April 19th, 2007|Entertainment|

Michigan Club Directory

Detroit Area Adams Apple, Detroit, (313) 240-8482 Amici's Living Room Berkley, (248) 544-4100 Backstreet, Detroit, (313) 838-6699 Body Zone Health Club 1617 E. McNichols Detroit, (313) 366-9663 Como's, Ferndale (248) 548-5005 Detroit Eagle, Detroit, (313) [...]

By |2007-04-19T09:00:00-04:00April 19th, 2007|Entertainment|

Performers Awards of Detroit

The Performers Awards of Detroit held their 32nd Annual Awards Ceremony at Gigi's on Sunday. The nominees and recipients of this award are recognized by their peers in the only ceremony of its kind in [...]

By |2007-04-19T09:00:00-04:00April 19th, 2007|Entertainment|

NEW THIS WEEK: Disturbia

Troubled kid Kale (Shia LaBeouf) is under house arrest for the summer. When boredom sets in, he begins to spy on his neighbors, eventually discovering that one of them is a serial killer. What follows [...]

By |2007-04-19T09:00:00-04:00April 19th, 2007|Entertainment|

Q Scopes: Think ahead, Leo

by Jack Fertig April 16, 2007 Venus in Gemini squaring Mars in Pisces makes this a great time for singing and dancing - but beyond that you may get little more than a song and [...]

By |2007-04-19T09:00:00-04:00April 19th, 2007|Uncategorized|

Q Puzzle: A Few Laughs

April 16, 2007 Across 1 Gay cultural values, e.g. 6 James of "Only When I Laugh" 10 Sherman Hemsley religious sitcom 14 Cups and such 15 "Pandora's Box" heroine 16 Note to Matt Foreman's staff [...]

By |2018-01-16T05:41:28-05:00April 19th, 2007|Uncategorized|

Pet of the Week: Kisses

She's terrific gal, looking for a little love! Meet Kisses, a three-year-old Husky mix, waiting to give you all the love she has! Kisses has lots of energy and would love lots of walks and [...]

By |2007-04-19T09:00:00-04:00April 19th, 2007|Uncategorized|

Letter: Change for better is on the way

The comments of Mr. Bill Ballenger, Inside Michigan Politics Editor, regarding Matt's Safe Schools bill (HB 4162) and categorical enumeration, are shortsighted ("Safe Schools Coalition Fractured..." - April 5, 2007). It seems Mr. Ballenger is [...]

By |2007-04-19T09:00:00-04:00April 19th, 2007|Opinions|

Letter: Cruel to call out Detroit

In your editorial piece "Michigan, Detroit should do more" regarding contributions to the Ruth Ellis center, I took particular issue with calling out the City of Detroit for not contributing to the Ruth Ellis center, [...]

By |2018-01-16T10:07:46-05:00April 19th, 2007|Opinions|

Letter: ‘Dissing Diana’ pisses fan off

Dear Chris Azzopardi, Lets see here, your "talent" is ... what exactly? It's certainly not journalism. You'd be a better writer for The National Enquirer, maybe. Even a true journalist, Liz Smith for example, knows [...]

By |2018-01-15T17:17:45-05:00April 19th, 2007|Opinions|

Letter: Take in the show

Hmmmm? Well, I guess Mr. Azzopardi hasn't read the reviews of each of the stops thus far on La Ross mini-tour. Furthermore, he obviously hasnt been in one of the smaller venues with The Lady...letting [...]

By |2007-04-19T09:00:00-04:00April 19th, 2007|Opinions|

Letter: Diana dissing is dead on

Hi Chris: I'm a long time Diana Ross fan and I thought your initial review of "I Love You" as well as your response to the loads of e-mails you received in response to your [...]

By |2018-01-16T01:13:17-05:00April 19th, 2007|Opinions|

‘OUTSpoken Families’ trainings coming up

Family Pride, the national non-profit organization committed to securing equality for all families, is partnering with the Coalition for Adoption Rights Equality to offer two free "OUTSpoken Families" trainings to Michigan. Participants will receive a [...]

By |2007-04-19T09:00:00-04:00April 19th, 2007|News|

Battlecry.org Featured Battle Plans:

Dirt on my face. Weapon in hand. The Battle's raging. We're waging war. There's no time for apathy. No time for laziness. I can't stand by and watch my comrades be taken down. We have [...]

By |2018-01-16T15:14:02-05:00April 19th, 2007|News|

Battle Cry: An Evangelical Christian responds

Dr. Julie Nemecek is worried about Battle Cry and Ron Luce's militaristic movement. As an ordained Baptist minister, Luce,Aeos message twists what she sees as the Christian message. "Jesus didn't dwell on metaphors," she says. [...]

By |2018-01-16T06:38:16-05:00April 19th, 2007|News|

Creating Change 2008 planning underway

FERNDALE - It's the largest annual meeting of lgbt activists in the country, and it's coming to Detroit. Planning for the 2008 Creating Change conference officially kicked off last Thursday with a well-attended meeting at [...]

By |2007-04-19T09:00:00-04:00April 19th, 2007|News|

Definition of a cult

Cult: a group or movement exhibiting a great or excessive devotion or dedication to some person, idea, or thing, and employing unethically manipulative techniques of persuasion and control designed to advance the goals of the [...]

By |2007-04-19T09:00:00-04:00April 19th, 2007|News|

Jesus-jacking a generation: Inside Battle Cry Detroit

Capitol Correspondent DETROIT- Something happened to Jesus. Tolerance? A.W.O.L. Loving thy neighbor as thyself? A.W.O.L Turning the other cheek? A.W.O.L. In their place, a militant brand of ask no questions, take no prisoners Christianity preached [...]

By |2007-04-19T09:00:00-04:00April 19th, 2007|News|

Treatment changes for gonorrhea

by Bob Roehr ATLANTA - The spread of drug-resistant gonorrhea has prompted the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to change the nationwide guidelines for treating that infection. The announcement came in an April [...]

By |2007-04-19T09:00:00-04:00April 19th, 2007|News|

A lesson in leadership

The Creating Change conference will be coming to Detroit in February 2008 and it is a tremendous opportunity for all of us in the region. The first meeting for those interested in working on the [...]

By |2007-04-19T09:00:00-04:00April 19th, 2007|Uncategorized|

Art & Around for the period April 19-28

ARCHITECTURE/GARDEN TOURS: Edsel & Eleanor Ford House Discover the Ford House with all-new tours that go behind the scenes, examine special subjects and provide a new perspective on the family that left an indelible mark [...]

By |2007-04-19T09:00:00-04:00April 19th, 2007|Entertainment|

Traditore, traduttore at the Hilberry

By Robert W. Bethune Irish plays like Brian Friel's "Translations" have great characters. Hugh O'Donnell runs a tiny school, devoting himself to giving backwoods 19th century Irish people the gift of Homer and Virgil. His [...]

By |2018-01-16T16:05:48-05:00April 19th, 2007|Entertainment|

Theater Events for the period April 19-28

PROFESSIONAL THEATER/OPERA: Amadeus Salieri wants only one thing - but the musical talent resides within rival Mozart. Performance Network Theatre, Ann Arbor. Previews April 26-29 & May 3 ($20-$28); runs Thu.-Sun., May 4-June 10. $25-$37. [...]

By |2007-04-19T09:00:00-04:00April 19th, 2007|Entertainment|

Jesus-jacking a generation: Inside Battle Cry Detroit

Capitol Correspondent DETROIT- Something happened to Jesus. Tolerance? A.W.O.L. Loving thy neighbor as thyself? A.W.O.L Turning the other cheek? A.W.O.L. In their place, a militant brand of ask no questions, take no prisoners Christianity preached [...]

By |2007-04-19T09:00:00-04:00April 19th, 2007|News|