Dear Jody: Mama Drama

Mama drama Q: Jody, I have a problem with my roommate. But first, let me give you a little background information so you can understand where I am coming from. "Karen" and her daughter moved [...]

By |2012-03-29T09:00:00-04:00March 29th, 2012|Entertainment|

Body talk

By Andrea Poteet Since he was a teen, Daniel Harder has loved dance for its ability to communicate emotions that words sometimes can't. And as the lead in the New York-based Alvin Ailey American Dance [...]

By |2012-03-29T09:00:00-04:00March 29th, 2012|Entertainment|

Deep Inside Hollywood

By Romeo San Vicente Clint wants Cruise for Beyonce. Can you blame him? If you want to get strict about it, there's nothing gay about "A Star Is Born" except for, you know, everything, especially [...]

By |2012-03-29T09:00:00-04:00March 29th, 2012|Entertainment|

Pay attention, Aries!

By Jack Fertig Q Scopes Mars retrograde in Virgo quincunx to Uranus in Aries triggers arguments galore and accidents especially at work. Think and consult before acting! Look before you leap. ARIES (March 20 - [...]

By |2012-03-29T09:00:00-04:00March 29th, 2012|Entertainment|

Puccini for Crossword Fans

Across 1 One way to have one's meat 5 Group of discussion groups 11 Self-description from one's knees? 15 Molecule part 16 Fixed up 17 Wang in fashion 18 Question from _Puccini for Beginners_ 21 [...]

By |2018-01-16T06:59:16-05:00March 29th, 2012|Entertainment|

Second national tour pulls its punches

By Bridgette M. Redman "Jersey Boys" is a deceptively challenging musical. It spins a captivating storyline straight out of the memories of the four original members of "The Four Seasons." It is chock full of [...]

By |2018-01-15T18:24:36-05:00March 29th, 2012|Entertainment|

The challenges of being… human

By Bridgette M. Redman One of the most relevant aspects of "Next Fall" to the gay community, said Peppermint Creek Theatre Company's artistic director, is that it treats the same-sex couple the same as it [...]

By |2018-01-16T15:28:12-05:00March 29th, 2012|Entertainment|

Editor’s Pick – Music & More

Presented by the University Musical Society, the St. Lawrence String Quartet returns to Ann Arbor's Rackham Auditorium on April 5. During UMS' 09/10 season, this Quartet performed a stellar program of Haydn, Ravel and John [...]

By |2012-03-29T09:00:00-04:00March 29th, 2012|Neighborhoods|

Editor’s Pick – Outings

Volunteer organizers have coordinated the fourth annual HomeGrown Local Food Summit, bringing together stakeholders and community members to strengthen Washtenaw County's local food system. This year's Local Food Summit will highlight Michigan's unique agricultural past [...]

By |2018-01-15T17:35:14-05:00March 29th, 2012|Neighborhoods|

A vibrant ‘busy place’ emerges

FERNDALE - When Dave Garcia took over as executive director for Affirmations Community Center, he was given what some described as an essentially fresh start by the organization's interim director Kevin Howley. Programming and staff [...]

By |2012-03-29T09:00:00-04:00March 29th, 2012|News|

BTL honored at MCHR event

DETROIT - Between The Lines received the prestigious Media Activist Award at the 32nd Annual Michigan Coalition of Human Rights dinner and reception March 24. Over 300 people attended the ceremony at Marygrove College where [...]

By |2018-01-16T11:47:46-05:00March 29th, 2012|News|

BTL and Gaypon partner to offer lgbt daily deals

LIVONIA - Pride Source Media Group, publishers of Between The Lines, has partnered withGaypon, an online couponing company, to provide LGBT-friendly "deals of the day" and couponing opportunities. Pride Source Deals, Powered by Gaypon, will [...]

By |2012-03-29T09:00:00-04:00March 29th, 2012|News|

Voter ID law focus of discussion

The ACLU of Michigan Annual Oakland Branch meeting will take place on April 15 from 2 - 4 p.m. at Birmingham Unitarian Church, 38651 Woodward Ave. in Bloomfield Hills. The speakers will examine the rise [...]

By |2012-03-29T09:00:00-04:00March 29th, 2012|News|

If Only

Viewpoint On Feb. 26 Trayvon Martin, a seventeen year old African American youth, went to the store to get a pack of skittles and an Arizona tea. He wasn't a bad kid. He'd never been [...]

By |2012-03-29T09:00:00-04:00March 29th, 2012|Uncategorized|

Pat Robertson

Creep of the Week Congratulations, Pat Robertson, for being chosen as Creep of the Week. There were a lot of outstanding candidates this week, but I chose you. Why? Alas, it's not because you're special. [...]

By |2012-03-29T09:00:00-04:00March 29th, 2012|Opinions|

One snappy fairy tale

Parting Glances "Your condition can be changed using this box of amazing cure-alls," hOOty hOOted Dr. Exodus Barn Owl, shoving a package of Miracle Elastics, Assorted Colors, Funny Farm, LTD., across his highly polished oak-tree [...]

By |2012-03-29T09:00:00-04:00March 29th, 2012|Opinions|

Starbucks, Santorum and Savage

Compiled by Howard Israel S/he Said "Any decision of this type or magnitude has to be made with great thoughtfulness and I would assure you that a senior team at Starbucks discussed this. To be [...]

By |2018-01-16T14:55:25-05:00March 29th, 2012|Opinions|

Free Speech

By Eric W. Rader Speak Out The United States Constitution grants every citizen the right to say what she or he believes, without fear of being censored or arrested for expressing one's beliefs. What a [...]

By |2012-03-29T09:00:00-04:00March 29th, 2012|Opinions|

In a Family Way

By Abby Dees Thinking Out Loud If you're like me, you don't think a whole lot about birth control. You probably don't have much heterosexual sex, though I shouldn't assume, and you likely believed that [...]

By |2012-03-29T09:00:00-04:00March 29th, 2012|Opinions|

‘My Week With Marilyn’ on DVD

Some like it hot, and some like it with a little more oomph. "My Week With Marilyn," starring the ever-fabulous Michelle Williams in the Oscar-nominated role, is remarkably made to appeal to whatever Marilyn you [...]

By |2012-03-29T09:00:00-04:00March 29th, 2012|News|

Two murders in Detroit

At press time, Between The Lines is still gathering information on two separate killings that occurred over the past week in Detroit. Dimetrez Griffin, 37, was found beaten to death in his apartment at the [...]

By |2012-03-29T09:00:00-04:00March 29th, 2012|News|

Michigan June Pride Season 2012

LGBT organizations and volunteer organizers are gearing up for another fabulous summer of pride. Below is a comprehensive list of this year's June Pride season festivals. Check back for updated additional information and new pride [...]

By |2012-03-29T09:00:00-04:00March 29th, 2012|News|