All Over Adam Levine

By | 2010-09-30T09:00:00+00:00 September 30th, 2010|Entertainment|

By Chris Azzopardi Adam Levine knows a little teasing goes a long way. That's why the Maroon 5 superstud - who's fronted the funky pop-rock band since its Grammy-winning debut, "Songs About Jane," dropped eight [...]

Deep Inside Hollywood

By | 2010-09-30T09:00:00+00:00 September 30th, 2010|Entertainment|

By Romeo San Vicente Schumacher reteams with Cage and Kidman for 'Trespass' Gay director Joel Schumacher didn't exactly set the world on fire with his rich-kids-on-drugs melodrama "Twelve" this year - even if it did [...]

Q Scopes: Reconsider your ambitions, Taurus!

By | 2018-01-16T10:39:37+00:00 September 30th, 2010|Entertainment|

By Jack Fertig Mercury in Virgo opposing Jupiter and Pisces helps to Bring In Terrific Critically Helpful Insights Needing Grounding. Check that acronym and monitor "your own" attitude. Mars is aggravating the situation, and Neptune [...]

Choosy About a Jacuzzi

By | 2018-01-16T09:40:37+00:00 September 30th, 2010|Entertainment|

Across 1 Christmas threesome 5 Opening for guys that cruise 10 Nemesis of Tinkerbell 14 One side of Ed Wood 15 Honolulu hello 16 Gallup specialty 17 "Hairspray" composer Shaiman 18 Give in kind 19 [...]

‘Play It Again, Sam’ – again!

By | 2010-09-30T09:00:00+00:00 September 30th, 2010|Entertainment|

By John Quinn Jackie Strez, Brian Papandrea and Tommy Simon in Magenta Giraffe Theatre Company's "Play It Again, Sam." Photo: Charles Nowak As the days trickle down to these treasured few, and patrons of [...]

German foreign minister gets hitched

By | 2018-01-16T07:07:12+00:00 September 30th, 2010|News|

by Rex Wockner International News Briefs German Foreign Minister Guido Westerwelle entered into an official same-sex partnership with Michael Mronz on Sept. 17 in Bonn. Mayor Juergen Nimptsch conducted the small, private ceremony. In July, [...]

Gays arrested at Moscow demo

By | 2010-09-30T09:00:00+00:00 September 30th, 2010|News|

by Rex Wockner International News Briefs Fresh from his reported two-and-a-half day kidnapping by unidentified government officials, Moscow gay leader Nikolai Alekseev, along with 10 other activists, was arrested in Moscow Sept. 21 for staging [...]

Gays, others protest pope in London

By | 2010-09-30T09:00:00+00:00 September 30th, 2010|News|

by Rex Wockner International News Briefs As many as 20,000 LGBT people and others protested Pope Benedict XVI's state visit to Britain on Sept. 18 in London. "We got 10 times more people than we [...]

UN officials call for decriminalization of gay sex

By | 2010-09-30T09:00:00+00:00 September 30th, 2010|News|

by Rex Wockner International News Briefs Top United Nations officials called Sept. 17 for the decriminalization of gay sex and transgender identity worldwide. "No doubt deeply rooted cultural sensitivities can be aroused when we talk [...]

Michigan Walks!

By | 2010-09-30T09:00:00+00:00 September 30th, 2010|News|

By Cornelius A. Fortune (Left to right) Detroit Department of Health and Wellness Promotion HIV/AIDS Program Director Andrea Roberson, AIDS Partnership Michigan Executive Director Barbara Murray, APM Development Director Curtis Lipscomb, Community Health Awareness Group [...]

Through the Kaleidoscope’s lens

By | 2018-01-16T10:38:09+00:00 September 30th, 2010|News|

by Jessica Carreras DETROIT - The 103-year-old walls of the historic Scarab Club in Detroit vibrated with club beats and hands clapping in unison Sept. 23 as the Ruth Ellis Center brought voguing out of [...]

Between Ourselves: Emily Brown

By | 2018-01-16T01:16:37+00:00 September 30th, 2010|News|

by Jessica Carreras Emily Brown is a facilitator and board member of Open Arms, the Ferndale-based support group for people living with HIV/AIDS. Brown helps to do marketing for the group, and also works as [...]

Speak Out: Using courts to end discrimination

By | 2018-01-16T10:23:32+00:00 September 30th, 2010|News|

By Eric Rader On Sept. 21, a minority of senators decided that the U.S. military should continue to discriminate against lesbian and gay soldiers. Despite overwhelming public and military support for ending the regressive "Don't [...]

Casting call in Novi

By | 2010-09-30T09:00:00+00:00 September 30th, 2010|News|

Iconic Casting, a Hollywood-based agency, and the producers of VH1 reality series "Rock of Love" and "For the Love of Ray J" will scope out Michigan for a new show, "Competition for Cash." The open [...]

Ten states file anti-gay marriage brief

By | 2010-09-30T09:00:00+00:00 September 30th, 2010|News|

Ten U.S. states have jointly filed a gay marriage opposition brief to a federal appeals court in California. The amicus brief sent Sept. 24 to the 9th Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals said that the [...]

Mike Cox’s last stand

By | 2010-09-30T09:00:00+00:00 September 30th, 2010|Uncategorized|

Michigan Attorney General Mike Cox has done it again. The passage of Proposal 2 in 2004, which amended the state constitution to define marriage as between one man and one woman, and the subsequent battle [...]

Creep of the Week: Ann Coulter

By | 2010-09-30T09:00:00+00:00 September 30th, 2010|Opinions|

Perhaps it was Ann Coulter's very public referral to former Democratic presidential candidate John Edwards as a "faggot" that nabbed her an invitation to address a conservative gay group, or maybe it was her recent [...]

The Gay Moralist: The conservative imagination

By | 2018-01-16T06:36:55+00:00 September 30th, 2010|Opinions|

by John Corvino Once upon a time, in a land far away, a Council of Elders convened to ponder the challenges of human relationships. Noticing that male-female relationships frequently involve sex, and that sex often [...]

Viewpoint: Putting the T back in LGBT rights

By | 2010-09-30T09:00:00+00:00 September 30th, 2010|Opinions|

by Dr. Toni Caretto I was called "ma'am" and addressed (with my partner) as "ladies" within 24 hours of arriving in Berkeley, Calif., for the Gender Spectrum Family Conference, which took place Sept. 3-6. "Will [...]

Viewpoint: Where is the commitment?

By | 2018-01-16T05:57:54+00:00 September 30th, 2010|Opinions|

By Jeffrey R. Lewis America's commitment to helping tens of thousands of people suffering from HIV/AIDS obtain access to the medications they need to survive has failed. Instead, the White House, members of Congress, governors [...]

PFLAG Dad Sends Open Letter to Youth

By | 2010-09-30T09:00:00+00:00 September 30th, 2010|Uncategorized|

WASHINGTON, Oct. 6 - John R. Cepek, national president of Parents, Families and Friends of Lesbians and Gays issued the following open letter to youth in light of the mounting reports of bullying, harassment and [...]