I Walked (Barely) with a Zombie

By | 2018-01-15T16:27:14+00:00 February 23rd, 2012|Uncategorized|

by Ed Sikov Cocktail Chatter My birthday was approaching, and Ramona insisted on taking me out to celebrate. "Let's get shitfaced," she advised. She'd just broken up with a 24-year-old gymnast. For some reason she [...]

Q Scopes: Speak up, Pisces!

By | 2012-02-23T09:00:00+00:00 February 23rd, 2012|Entertainment|

By Jack Fertig Mercury in Pisces now semi-sextile to Venus in Aries suggests one of those old screwball comedies where mad impulses and misunderstandings lead to love and happiness. Charm and humor will conquer all! [...]

Hairy Potter

By | 2012-02-23T09:00:00+00:00 February 23rd, 2012|Entertainment|

Across 1 Ingrid's "Casablanca" role 5 Eva Gabor's "Green ___ " 10 Balls 14 What an adjective modifies 15 Lorna of literature 16 From the top 17 Actor interviewed in "Heat" about "manscaping" 20 Hairy [...]

Pets are counting on you

By | 2012-02-23T09:00:00+00:00 February 23rd, 2012|Guides|

Did you know that according to the American Animal Hospital Association 1 out of 4 pets could be saved if just one pet first aid technique was applied prior to getting Veterinary treatment? Did you [...]

Who let the dogs out?

By | 2012-02-23T09:00:00+00:00 February 23rd, 2012|Guides|

DETROIT - Canine to Five owner Liz Blondy created an event that allows dog lovers and dogs to meet like-minded people, enjoy a drink and get to know one another in a fun, no-pressure atmosphere. [...]

A terrier’s cautionary tale

By | 2018-01-16T08:03:12+00:00 February 23rd, 2012|Guides|

Trout Lake, Mich.- What can be more fun for a dog than a road trip up north with your family and the chance to run free in the woods of Michigan's Upper Peninsula? For 13-year-old [...]

Romney, in his own (contradictory) words

By | 2012-02-23T09:00:00+00:00 February 23rd, 2012|News|

By Chris Johnson, Washington Blade Republican frontrunner Mitt Romney has been criticized as a flip-flopper during his presidential campaign. Although he's defended himself against accusations that his positions have pivoted on LGBT rights, his record [...]

Santorum crystal-clear on anti-LGBT stance

By | 2012-02-23T09:00:00+00:00 February 23rd, 2012|News|

Republican presidential candidate Rick Santorum cannot be accused of flip-flopping on LGBT issues. He has been unequivocally negative on all issues important to LGBT citizens. Here in his own words is what the candidate has [...]

Recalljanice.com: Troy mayor focus of campaign

By | 2012-02-23T09:00:00+00:00 February 23rd, 2012|News|

TROY - A newly formed Recall Janice Daniels group believes the citizens of Troy must take back their city from a "dangerous, polarizing ideologue." According to the group's website (http://www.recalljanice.com/index.html, "In light of widespread clamor [...]

Not much to pick from

By | 2012-02-23T09:00:00+00:00 February 23rd, 2012|Uncategorized|

So what are Michigan LGBT voters going to do on Republican Primary election day? The choices are dismal, dangerous and represent a giant leap backwards for LGBT rights, women's reproductive freedom, labor and workplace protections [...]

Chris Christie

By | 2012-02-23T09:00:00+00:00 February 23rd, 2012|Opinions|

Creep of the Week Well, marriage equality was nearly realized in New Jersey. But one guy stood in the way. And that one guy was Governor Chris Christie who vetoed the legislation when it landed [...]

Voting on marriage

By | 2012-02-23T09:00:00+00:00 February 23rd, 2012|Opinions|

Heard on Facebook Rights should NEVER be voted on. This man needs to be removed from office. Can't they override his veto?? -Rich Waugh Christie is a coward. There is no legal precedent in NJ [...]

Remembering a BHM star!

By | 2018-01-16T14:40:37+00:00 February 23rd, 2012|Opinions|

Parting Glances When Detroit-born, Cass Tech graduate Bernard Johnson died, age 60 in 1997, the New York Times carried a quarter-page obit celebrating his life as "a Renaissance man in dance." Little bigger than a [...]

Marriage Equality

By | 2012-02-23T09:00:00+00:00 February 23rd, 2012|Opinions|

Compiled By Howard Israel S/he said "To Rick Santorum and the rest of the GOP field, my marriage will have no value because my relationship itself has no value. As far as gay relationships, Ron [...]

Santorum to the Rescue

By | 2018-01-15T23:56:29+00:00 February 23rd, 2012|Opinions|

by Michael Einheuser Viewpoint On Tuesday, February 28 I'm going to get up early, go to my local police precinct and do something likely to surprise many of my friends. I'm going to vote to [...]

Michigan, Arizona: Gay GOPs still backing Romney

By | 2018-01-23T10:29:40+00:00 February 23rd, 2012|News|

By Lisa Keen Republican presidential hopeful Rick Santorum's campaign appears to have begun to self-destruct from the candidate's increasingly harsh rhetoric and statements on social issues. And Mitt Romney, despite a scandal surrounding a campaign [...]