Deep Inside Hollywood

By | 2012-02-02T09:00:00+00:00 February 2nd, 2012|Entertainment|

By Romeo San Vicente Houdini is happening with Hugh Hugh Jackman can't stay away from Broadway. The part-time "Real Steel/Wolverine" tough guy is, apparently, incapable of curing his song-and-dance lust. So now that "The Boy [...]

Care for yourself first, Pisces!

By | 2012-02-02T09:00:00+00:00 February 2nd, 2012|Entertainment|

By Jack Fertig Q Scopes Neptune coming home to Pisces this Feb. 3 brings 14 years of heightened mysticism, romanticism, sensitivity, passions and decadence. The last time around (1848-1862) was the height of the "Romantic [...]

Cut Stone

By | 2012-02-02T09:00:00+00:00 February 2nd, 2012|Entertainment|

Across 1 Spencer-Devlin's sport 5 Peter and more 9 Bone below the waist 14 Think tank output 15 Matinee figure 16 Erect 17 Elite Navy diver 18 Pro ___ 19 Bear 20 "Oklahoma!," for one [...]

A sweet date comedy at Stormfield

By | 2018-01-16T17:17:05+00:00 February 2nd, 2012|Entertainment|

By Bridgette M. Redman There is no comedic food so rich as the feast provided by the tension and attraction between the sexes. The topic has been providing meat for comedians, authors, playwrights, screenwriters and [...]

Historic HUD milestone for LGBT people

By | 2018-01-16T05:29:13+00:00 February 2nd, 2012|News|

An important milestone has been reached by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development. HUD Secretary Shaun Donovan announced Monday new regulations intended to ensure that HUD's core housing programs are open to all [...]

Couples standing up for justice

By | 2012-02-02T09:00:00+00:00 February 2nd, 2012|News|

In Doak Bloss's lifetime, the biggest advances in the civil rights of gay and lesbian people have come in reaction to adversity - the Stonewall riots in the late 60s, Anita Bryant's anti-gay referenda in [...]

KICK to host voter engagement forum

By | 2012-02-02T09:00:00+00:00 February 2nd, 2012|News|

DETROIT - Election season is starting and KICK-The Agency for LGBT African Americans, is hoping to get voter involvement kick-started with the first ever Voter Engagement Forum on Tuesday, Feb. 7, 7 p.m at the [...]

REC advocacy work funded for second year

By | 2012-02-02T09:00:00+00:00 February 2nd, 2012|News|

Highland Park - The Ruth Ellis Center will be able to continue the advocacy work begun in 2011 through a second $100,000 grant from the Arcus Foundation. The grant will fund REC's work in the [...]

Obama: ‘Leaving no one behind’

By | 2012-02-02T09:00:00+00:00 February 2nd, 2012|News|

By Lisa Keen While there was only one direct reference to anything gay in President Obama's third State of the Union address, the speech and a large number of White House activities surrounding it was [...]

Stacey Campfield

By | 2012-02-02T09:00:00+00:00 February 2nd, 2012|Opinions|

Creep of the Week There are a lot of things wrong with State Senator Stacey Campfield (R-Tennessee). Mainly mouth things and brain things, as in the thoughts he has and the things he says out [...]

Chicken Little no more!

By | 2012-02-02T09:00:00+00:00 February 2nd, 2012|Opinions|

Parting Glances I rarely write about straight guys. I've known a few in my life. I find them to be, well, somewhat flighty. But in the interest of civility to all God's web-footed creatures let [...]

Moving forward

By | 2012-02-02T09:00:00+00:00 February 2nd, 2012|Opinions|

Compiled by Howard Israel S/He Said "The born-this-way approach carries an unintended implication that the behavior of gays and lesbians needs biological grounding to evade condemnation. Why should it? Our laws safeguard religious freedom, and [...]

Fallacies and prejudice

By | 2018-01-16T13:35:19+00:00 February 2nd, 2012|Opinions|

Compiled by Howard Israel S/He Said "Most people realize that AIDS came from the homosexual community - it was one guy screwing a monkey, if I recall correctly, and then having sex with men. It [...]

You are invited

By | 2012-02-02T09:00:00+00:00 February 2nd, 2012|Opinions|

By Leslie Robinson General Gayety I'm thinking of starting a new career. With the state of Washington on a path to legalize same-sex marriage, it's the right time here in the Evergreen State to get [...]

GOP gays backed Romney in Florida

By | 2012-02-02T09:00:00+00:00 February 2nd, 2012|News|

By Lisa Keen AP photo R. Clarke Cooper, head of the national Log Cabin Republicans group, said Mitt Romney won an "informal vote" among the leaders of Florida's three chapters on the Saturday before [...]

Prop 8 declared unconstitutional

By | 2012-02-02T09:00:00+00:00 February 2nd, 2012|News|

By Lisa Keen Proposition 8 is unconstitutional, said a divided federal appeals court panel in San Francisco Feb. 7. The highly anticipated ruling also rejected a motion from Proposition 8 proponents to vacate the district [...]