National NOW conference comes to Detroit

By | 2007-07-12T09:00:00+00:00 July 12th, 2007|Uncategorized|

By Sharon Gittleman DETROIT - A conference held in Detroit next weekend has two big goals. "We really educate and provoke," said Jacqueline Steingold, chairwoman of the event's local organizing committee and president of the [...]

O’Reilly’s lesbian hordes

By | 2018-01-15T15:40:08+00:00 July 12th, 2007|Opinions|

by Leslie Robinson General Gayety Silly me. Here I had the idea that I'd heard every wild claim people could make about gays. I've got to stop selling people short. On June 21 the Fox [...]

The Pious Publishers Are Already In Heaven

By | 2018-01-15T20:30:22+00:00 July 12th, 2007|Opinions|

by Wayne Besen Anything But Straight Charlene Cothran (Venus magazine) and Michael Glatze (Young Gay America magazine editor) were gay niche publishers who discovered that peddling fiction is much juicer (and potentially more profitable) than [...]

And then there’s Maud!

By | 2018-01-16T12:14:14+00:00 July 12th, 2007|Opinions|

by Joe Kort Have you ever heard of a dog that gives you the middle finger, snubs you when you call, believes that you exist to please her and that she doesn't have to please [...]

Enrique Iglesias gets G-A-Y

By | 2018-01-16T09:51:27+00:00 July 12th, 2007|Entertainment|

By B. Voss Why did you name your new album "Insomniac"? I've had problems sleeping since I was a kid because I was always hyperactive. But I made this album mostly at night, and I [...]

Gay ‘Matters’

By | 2007-07-12T09:00:00+00:00 July 12th, 2007|Entertainment|

Win a free DVD Don't believe that "Gray Matters" should've stayed in the closet? You can see for yourself. Ten Between The Lines readers can get a copy of the cliched comedy for F-R-E-E. So, [...]

Another whiff of ‘Hairspray’

By | 2018-01-16T00:15:45+00:00 July 12th, 2007|Entertainment|

By Christopher Cappiello When John Waters makes a quick cameo as a flasher during "Good Morning Baltimore," the joyful opening number of "Hairspray" - the film version of the 2002 Broadway musical adaptation of Waters' [...]

Never again, indeed

By | 2007-07-12T09:00:00+00:00 July 12th, 2007|Entertainment|

The reports that Clive Davis, the big kahuna of Kelly Clarkson's RCA label, didn't dig his "AI" prodigy's raucous disc didn't deter my sentiment for the sweet songbird's third album. At first. Though spiteful first-single [...]

EDITOR’S PICK: Kinetic Affect

By | 2007-07-12T09:00:00+00:00 July 12th, 2007|Entertainment|

Two West Michigan performers will power up their artistry, voice and vision July 12-14 when they bring a multi-sensory performance to the Wellspring Theater stage at the Epic Center in Kalamazoo. This inaugural performance, called [...]

EDITOR’S PICK: Red Hot Mamas

By | 2007-07-12T09:00:00+00:00 July 12th, 2007|Entertainment|

The 14th season of Broadway Onstage and the 27th season of Dennis Wickline Productions, Inc. get under way Friday, July 20 when the delightful comedy "Red Hot Mamas" opens at the Eastpointe Theatre. "Red Hot [...]

Q Scopes: Be selfish, Pisces

By | 2007-07-12T09:00:00+00:00 July 12th, 2007|Uncategorized|

by Jack Fertig July 9, 2007 The lunar nodes indicate an axis between easy, habitual behavior and more productive growth. Mars in Taurus is harmonizing with them, helping to apply energy productively toward the more [...]

Q Puzzle: The Life of …

By | 2007-07-12T09:00:00+00:00 July 12th, 2007|Uncategorized|

July 9, 2007 Across 1 Take advantage of International Male 5 Soc. Security fund source 9 Sergei of "The Opposite of Sex" 13 Fruit center 14 "Tearoom Trade" author Humphries 15 Type of New York [...]

Welcome to Detroit: NBJC gets warm reception

By | 2018-01-16T01:45:46+00:00 July 12th, 2007|News|

FERNDALE - The Detroit Welcome Reception and Spiritual Strengthening Event for the National Black Justice Coalition had over 150 people Sunday night. Held at MCC Detroit, libations were offered by Atiba Seitu, Dr. Renee McCoy [...]

HTJ! 2007 to commemorate the life of Ruth Ellis

By | 2007-07-12T09:00:00+00:00 July 12th, 2007|News|

Event will also celebrate Anthony Anthos DETROIT - Black Gay Pride Society announced Tuesday it will kick-off its annual pride celebration early this year with its 8th annual Ruth Ellis Pride March and Birthday Celebration [...]

Hate Crimes heads for possible Senate vote

By | 2007-07-12T09:00:00+00:00 July 12th, 2007|News|

by Bob Roehr WASHINGTON, DC - Hate crimes legislation bearing the name of Matthew Shepard is likely to come to a vote later this week in the U.S. Senate. The difficulty of getting a separate [...]

International Briefs

By | 2007-07-12T09:00:00+00:00 July 12th, 2007|News|

by Rex Wockner Gays to be protected in new Thai Constitution The Thai government's Constitutional Drafting Assembly reportedly has agreed to include GLBT people in the new constitution, adding a clause protecting "those of other [...]

National NOW conference comes to Detroit

By | 2007-07-12T09:00:00+00:00 July 12th, 2007|News|

By Sharon Gittleman DETROIT - A conference held in Detroit next weekend has two big goals. "We really educate and provoke," said Jacqueline Steingold, chairwoman of the event's local organizing committee and president of the [...]

Pride celebrated worldwide

By | 2007-07-12T09:00:00+00:00 July 12th, 2007|News|

by Rex Wockner More than 1 million at Europride The annual Europride parade, held this year in Madrid, saw a turnout of more than 1 million people June 30. A four-day festival that started June [...]

Art & Around for the period July 12-21

By | 2007-07-12T09:00:00+00:00 July 12th, 2007|Entertainment|

SUMMER ARTS FESTIVALS: Art on the Grand A juried interactive art fair with entertainment and family fun presented as part of the 33-year-old Farmington Founders Festival at Farmington Road and Grand River. July 20-22. Farmington [...]

Summer comedy uncorked at Planet Ant

By | 2007-07-12T09:00:00+00:00 July 12th, 2007|Entertainment|

Metro Detroit's improv community is blessed with an abundance of talent, but only two women are known as "The First Ladies of Detroit Improv": Margaret Edwartowski and Nancy Hayden. Longtime veterans of both the main [...]

Theater Events for the period July 12-21

By | 2007-07-12T09:00:00+00:00 July 12th, 2007|Entertainment|

 PROFESSIONAL THEATER/OPERA: The Best of the Golden Years Local seniors take to the stage for the 18th annual afternoon of singing, dancing, magic and comedy. Macomb Center for the Performing Arts, Clinton Twp. Fri.-Sat., [...]

EDITOR’S PICK: Kinetic Affect

By | 2007-07-12T09:00:00+00:00 July 12th, 2007|Entertainment|

Two West Michigan performers will power up their artistry, voice and vision July 12-14 when they bring a multi-sensory performance to the Wellspring Theater stage at the Epic Center in Kalamazoo. This inaugural performance, called [...]

EDITOR’S PICK: Red Hot Mamas

By | 2007-07-12T09:00:00+00:00 July 12th, 2007|Entertainment|

The 14th season of Broadway Onstage and the 27th season of Dennis Wickline Productions, Inc. get under way Friday, July 20 when the delightful comedy "Red Hot Mamas" opens at the Eastpointe Theatre. "Red Hot [...]

New day dawns at Full Truth

By | 2018-01-16T06:58:05+00:00 July 12th, 2007|News|

DETROIT - Pastor Darlene C.A. Franklin does not court popularity. Having helmed Full Truth Fellowship of Christ Church for the past seven years now, she has steered the ministry toward a more Bible-based (read: stricter) [...]