Syphilis increases among gay men

By | 2008-03-13T09:00:00+00:00 March 13th, 2008|Uncategorized|

by Bob Roehr CHICAGO - The number of new cases of primary and secondary syphilis increased to 11,181 in 2007, a 12 percent increase over the previous year, according to preliminary data. The Centers for [...]

The Dating Diet

By | 2008-03-13T09:00:00+00:00 March 13th, 2008|Opinions|

By Anthony Paull Come closer. I have a sweet little secret. I like penis. Oh, wait. That's not a secret. That came out in kindergarten. The real secret is there's a new club in the [...]

Dear Jody

By | 2008-03-13T09:00:00+00:00 March 13th, 2008|Opinions|

Mom's illness disrupts creative flow Q: My partner "Barb" and I have been together for 22 years. Our relationship is good and always has been; that's not the problem. The problem is: Five years ago, [...]

Creep of the Week: Sally Kern

By | 2008-03-13T09:00:00+00:00 March 13th, 2008|Opinions|

"This stuff is deadly and it is spreading. It will destroy our young people and it will destroy this nation." Pop quiz time. The above quote is from Oklahoma State Representative Sally Kern. What is [...]

Make the bullies stop!

By | 2008-03-13T09:00:00+00:00 March 13th, 2008|Opinions|

by Sean Kosofsky All Politics is Loco Imagine Hell. Now imagine hell for a fourteen year old. Your day begins with a strong urge to stay in bed. Not because you are tired, but because [...]

The Big Give – or the Big Ego?

By | 2008-03-13T09:00:00+00:00 March 13th, 2008|Entertainment|

By Joe Franco Picture this: Oprah is in her throne room, bejeweled and comfy. She's making phone calls to the biggest bunch of counterfeit humans that the world has seen in an age. These people [...]

Billy Masters

By | 2008-03-13T09:00:00+00:00 March 13th, 2008|Entertainment|

"Harry has been over in Afghanistan fighting because he's expendable." - Chris Cuomo tells "Good Morning America" co-host Robin Roberts why he thinks Britain's Prince Harry went to war, while his brother William stayed at [...]

The (Super) Simple Life

By | 2018-01-15T19:28:44+00:00 March 13th, 2008|Entertainment|

Let's get at least one thing straight: Chris Carter and John Simpson, the duo behind the campy reality series "Chris and John to the Rescue!," don't sleep together. Never have. Never will. "No, no, no, [...]

DVD 411

By | 2008-03-13T09:00:00+00:00 March 13th, 2008|Entertainment|

Suzanne Westenhoefer: A Bottom on Top Shot in Indianapolis, the anecdotal comedian spiels (hilariously, of course!) about crazy gay cruises, the fam and struggles with strap-ons. Chosen Chiseled Tommy Blade heads this raunchy porno from [...]

Tale As Old As Time

By | 2008-03-13T09:00:00+00:00 March 13th, 2008|Entertainment|

By Phil Smith It's an age-old tale: Boy meets boy, boy falls for boy, boy turns out to be straight. OK, so it's no Disney musical, but odds are you're familiar with the story. Walt [...]

Q Scopes

By | 2008-03-13T09:00:00+00:00 March 13th, 2008|Uncategorized|

By Jack Fertig "Clean out the kitchen, Aries!" Venus is in Pisces, enriching ideals of romance and inspiration. Saturn in Virgo, however, demands critical realism. Mars in Cancer suggests that you can unite the two [...]

Q Puzzle

By | 2008-03-13T09:00:00+00:00 March 13th, 2008|Uncategorized|

"Out, That Is" Across 1 Nuts 5 Queen's "subjects" 9 Tone of many Stein photos 14 Internally pink 15 Screwdriver, e.g. 16 Cash drawers 17 Asian inland sea 18 Gay cable network 19 Lover of [...]

HOPE Fund charts new course

By | 2008-03-13T09:00:00+00:00 March 13th, 2008|News|

TROY - An enthusiastic group of donors to the HOPE Fund gathered last Friday at the Suburban Collection's Luxury Lane in Troy. Amid extravagant Maseratis, Bentleys and the regal presence of the latest line of [...]

International News

By | 2008-03-13T09:00:00+00:00 March 13th, 2008|News|

by Rex Wockner Sydney Mardi Gras biggest ever Organizers said Sydney's 30th gay Mardi Gras parade held March 1 was the biggest ever. The 1-mile (1.6 km) spectacle attracted 10,000 participants, 150 floats and hundreds [...]

Gay news from the presidential campaign trail…

By | 2008-03-13T09:00:00+00:00 March 13th, 2008|News|

By Lisa Keen Keen on the trail Keen News Service GAY MAYOR SNUBBED: Openly gay super delegate and Democratic gay mayor David Cicilline of Providence, Rhode Island, announced some time ago that he supports Hillary [...]

SLDN meets to repeal DADT

By | 2018-01-16T08:33:49+00:00 March 13th, 2008|News|

by Bob Roehr WASHINGTON, DC - In the 1960s, the Army served as a way out of a small town in South Carolina for 17-year-old Aubrey Sarvis. "If you checked the homosexual box you went [...]

Congress moves to repeal HIV-Positive travel ban

By | 2018-01-16T00:41:59+00:00 March 13th, 2008|News|

by Bob Roehr WASHINGTON, DC - A bipartisan effort to repeal U.S. travel restrictions on persons who are HIV-positive is moving forward in the Senate. The language for the amendment has been added to legislation [...]

Fight hate with activism, not hate

By | 2008-03-13T09:00:00+00:00 March 13th, 2008|Uncategorized|

For a group whose freedom of expression has been oppressed countless times, the LGBT community is not one to oppose the first amendment, or anyone's right to speak their mind. But when it comes to [...]

Theater Events for the period March 13-22, 2008

By | 2008-03-13T09:00:00+00:00 March 13th, 2008|Entertainment|

PROFESSIONAL THEATER/OPERA: A Man of No Importance The Oscar Wilde classic gets a modern-day update by writer/director Mike McGettigan. Fevered Egos Entertainment at Planet Ant Theatre, Hamtramck. Through March 15. $15. 313-365-4948. http://www.planetant.com American Buffalo [...]

Gay Uncle Knows Best

By | 2008-03-13T09:00:00+00:00 March 13th, 2008|News|

For a man who doesn't have any kids - and has zero desire to raise one, or two, or five - Brett Berk is the Tim Gunn of child-rearing. Like the "Project Runway" know-it-all's venture [...]