Anything But Straight

By | 2007-01-24T09:00:00+00:00 January 24th, 2007|Opinions|

by Wayne Besen Robots need not apply The most notable legacy of the New Hampshire primary will be the soiled reputations of leading pollsters and political consultants. For at least the past two decades we [...]

DVD 411

By | 2007-01-24T09:00:00+00:00 January 24th, 2007|Uncategorized|

'What's Morally Wrong with Homosexuality?' Remember those ho-hum philosophy classes where you brushed up on your doodling skills instead of the history of Freud? Too bad John Corvino, associate professor of philosophy at Wayne State [...]

Steel-ing the spotlight

By | 2007-01-24T09:00:00+00:00 January 24th, 2007|Uncategorized|

By Jessica Carreras Don't define Holly Fisher. By her job, her gender or her sexual orientation. "There's no clear line for anyone," she muses about labeling people by their sexuality. "We don't need to have [...]

Give him a beat. Not a butt.

By | 2018-01-16T08:36:25+00:00 January 24th, 2007|Uncategorized|

By Michael A. Knipp Porn is a hard act to follow. Literally. But former skin-flick actor Colton Ford, whose foray into filmed fornication gained him underground notoriety in 2002, is trying to put his penis-bearing [...]

Now Playing

By | 2007-01-24T09:00:00+00:00 January 24th, 2007|Uncategorized|

NEW THIS WEEK: Cassandra's Dream Ian (Ewan McGregor) needs cash to fund an investment that will support the posh lifestyle he imagines with his new actress girlfriend (Hayley Atwell). At the same time, his brother [...]

Girl with guitar – and gossip

By | 2007-01-24T09:00:00+00:00 January 24th, 2007|Uncategorized|

Being a young gay can be a bitch. But Taylor Swift doesn't care. One minute, the buzzed-about country star's self-titled debut, released as a deluxe DVD edition in November, bitter-sweetly recalls dancing with her ex [...]

Billy Masters

By | 2007-01-24T09:00:00+00:00 January 24th, 2007|Uncategorized|

"I'm sore. I couldn't even get off the toilet the other day. It hurts so bad. I don't know if it's I'm not coordinated or using muscles I never had to use before." - Clay [...]

Q Scopes

By | 2007-01-24T09:00:00+00:00 January 24th, 2007|Uncategorized|

By Jack Fertig ARIES (March 20 - April 19): Your sexual skills and experiences (whether great or small) are getting talked about. If all that matters to you is that your name's spelled right, this [...]

Dear Jody

By | 2007-01-24T09:00:00+00:00 January 24th, 2007|Uncategorized|

{QUOTE OUT When my mother left the kitchen (my father wasn't home), Kelley sat up on the bar stool, separated her legs and you could see all there was to see. She didn't have on [...]

The OutField

By | 2007-01-24T09:00:00+00:00 January 24th, 2007|Uncategorized|

By Dan Woog Wolfgang, Rodolfo, Paulo, Jeff - as teenagers, they all played Ping-Pong. They were good. But they grew up, went to college, got jobs, came to terms with being gay, and had no [...]

Q Puzzle

By | 2007-01-24T09:00:00+00:00 January 24th, 2007|Uncategorized|

Across 1 Composer Shaiman 5 Leaning erection site 9 A marble player may shoot it off 14 State where two women could be in a marriage, formerly 15 Israeli author ___ Oz 16 Meat-filled treats [...]

International News

By | 2018-01-16T09:02:00+00:00 January 24th, 2007|News|

by Rex Wockner Protester found guilty in Riga pride attack An assistant to Latvian MP Dainis Turlais was found guilty of gross public disorderliness Jan. 15 for throwing what was likely a bag of feces [...]

Gay news from the presidential campaign trail…

By | 2007-01-24T09:00:00+00:00 January 24th, 2007|News|

By Lisa Keen Keen on the trail... FRONTRUNNERS CLEAR NOW: There are two clear front-runners now in the race for the Democratic presidential nomination, and while John McCain has enjoyed a surge of popularity in [...]

Obama Includes Gays in Ebenezer Baptist Speech

By | 2007-01-24T09:00:00+00:00 January 24th, 2007|News|

by Bob Roehr Ebenezer Baptist Church in Atlanta was the home to Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr.; it remains a touchstone of the civil rights movement. The Sunday before the holiday honoring his birth has [...]

Frenzy and apologies in the MRSA flap

By | 2018-01-15T21:47:58+00:00 January 24th, 2007|News|

by Bob Roehr Research from the University of California San Francisco (UCSF) documenting the spread of the USA300 strain of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) among gay males in San Francisco and Boston is not homophobic, [...]

BREAKING: Matt Foreman to step down from NGLTF

By | 2007-01-24T09:00:00+00:00 January 24th, 2007|News|

filed by BTL staff WASHINGTON, Jan. 23 -- Matt Foreman, executive director of the National Gay and Lesbian Task Force and a national leader in the struggle for equal rights and social justice, will step [...]

Reclaiming Our Rights conference urges local activism

By | 2018-01-16T00:54:09+00:00 January 24th, 2007|News|

By Jessica Carreras Reclaiming Our Rights 12 p.m. Jan. 26 Arab American National Museum, 13624 Michigan Ave., Dearborn 313-882-2032 http://www.aclumich.org The metro Detroit branch of the American Civil Liberties Union is making everyone an activist. [...]

Art & Around for the period Jan. 24-Feb. 2, 2008

By | 2007-01-24T09:00:00+00:00 January 24th, 2007|Entertainment|

ARCHITECTURE/GARDEN TOURS: Edsel & Eleanor Ford House Special events include: "A Classic Affair", an evening of entertainment and fabulous food (Feb. 2; $50). General admission: $8. Open Tue.-Sun. Grosse Pointe Shores: 313-884-4222. http://www.fordhouse.org ARTS FESTIVALS: [...]

Steel-ing the spotlight

By | 2007-01-24T09:00:00+00:00 January 24th, 2007|News|

By Jessica Carreras Don't define Holly Fisher. By her job, her gender or her sexual orientation. "There's no clear line for anyone," she muses about labeling people by their sexuality. "We don't need to have [...]

BREAKING: Matt Foreman to step down from NGLTF

By | 2007-01-24T09:00:00+00:00 January 24th, 2007|News|

filed by BTL staff WASHINGTON, Jan. 23 -- Matt Foreman, executive director of the National Gay and Lesbian Task Force and a national leader in the struggle for equal rights and social justice, will step [...]

Heath Ledger: More than that Gay Cowboy

By | 2007-01-24T09:00:00+00:00 January 24th, 2007|Uncategorized|

By Miles Christian Daniels It's funny how we remember famous people. Tammy Faye Bakker will always be remembered for her eyelashes. Richard Nixon for Watergate. Luciano Pavarotti for his sprawling tenor voice. And, if headlines [...]