Reclaiming the Roots of Heritage

Viewpoint One of the curses of homophobia is the disconnect we often feel from our family. After we come out we are often excluded from those family gatherings where so much history is shared and [...]

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Now Playing

NEW THIS WEEK: Alvin and the Chipmunks Alvin, Simon, and Theodore (voices of Justin Long, Jesse McCartney, and Matthew Gubler) return to the pop-culture landscape updated - freshly computer-generated for a new generation of animation [...]

By |2007-12-20T09:00:00-05:00December 20th, 2007|Entertainment|

‘P.S.’: See This Movie

Nothing can cure a recently-widowed woman better than a trip to a gay club. Or so that's what Holly Kennedy's (Hilary Swank) girlfriends decide in rom-com "P.S. I Love You" after a letter, the first [...]

By |2018-01-16T03:13:10-05:00December 20th, 2007|Entertainment|

Fahrenheit 1977

By R.J. Beaumia Answered prayers can be very problematic, like when the U.S. cheered as communism gasped its last breaths in Russia and China adopted free market policies. But do those countries have democracy and [...]

By |2018-01-15T23:54:08-05:00December 20th, 2007|Entertainment|

Billy Masters

"I think the reason I never ended up in as much trouble as Paris or Lindsay seem to is that I'm not stupid, so I never do a lot of the things those girls do. [...]

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“Sell, don’t buy, Scorpio!”

By Jack Fertig Q Scopes The winter solstice leads the Sun into Capricorn. Just before that, he passes Pluto in Sagittarius, focusing on eroticism, obsession, and personal power. Once in Capricorn, he aligns with Jupiter, [...]

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Q Puzzle: “Queer Kid TV

Across 1 Play about a gay bathhouse, with "The" 5 Toon Le Pew 9 Tennis champ Billie ___ King 13 "East of Eden" director Kazan 14 Treated as a sexual object 15 With 21-Across, TV [...]

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Letter: Dems can beat Huckabee

I wanted to react to the most recent Creep of the Week regarding Mike Huckabee. Generally, I think you have this one right. So often this column is filled with a lot of anger and [...]

By |2018-01-16T07:58:45-05:00December 20th, 2007|Opinions|


By Wayne Hoffman Gay historian Allan Berube Gay historian Allan Berube, award-winning author of Coming Out Under Fire, died on Dec 11. He was 61. His death was due to sudden complications following the discovery [...]

By |2007-12-20T09:00:00-05:00December 20th, 2007|News|

Feds pull funding from local youth program

DETROIT - Facing drastic funding cuts by the federal government, the Ruth Ellis Center, one of the nations premier service programs for lgbt youth, is now scrambling to adjust accordingly without losing clients or staff. [...]

By |2018-01-15T16:33:58-05:00December 20th, 2007|News|

International News

by Rex Wockner Swedish MP gay-bashed Swedish Member of Parliament Fredrick Federley was gay-bashed at a hot-dog stand after leaving a gay club in Stockholm on Dec. 8. Federley, 29, and two friends were attacked [...]

By |2007-12-20T09:00:00-05:00December 20th, 2007|News|

Usher in the New Year with Jeff Daniels

By Compiled by D. V. Calamia The Purple Rose Theatre Company will present Jeff Daniels' one-man show "Onstage & Unplugged" for a limited ten-show engagement from Thursday, Dec. 27 - Sunday, Dec. 30 and Wednesday, [...]

By |2007-12-20T09:00:00-05:00December 20th, 2007|Entertainment|

Mr. (Naked) Clean

Soon, Kevin Stea's crotch could have its own end credit. Maybe demand more money. Heck, it might even go on strike. "It could get its own head-shots," Stea quips from his Los Angeles digs, jokingly [...]

By |2018-01-16T02:12:58-05:00December 20th, 2007|News|

Dear Jody

By Jody Valley Please, no sex toys Q: Last Christmas my boyfriend "Kevin" gave me sex toys and outfits for Christmas. Don't get me wrong, they have been well used. However, it really seems to [...]

By |2007-12-20T09:00:00-05:00December 20th, 2007|Uncategorized|