Columbus … Queer?

By | 2018-01-16T17:00:57+00:00 May 17th, 2012|Entertainment|

Ohio has this reputation of being flat, cornfield-crazy nothingness: the kind of place people drive through... only to get somewhere else. It was always the longest strip [...]

Deep Inside Hollywood

By | 2012-05-17T09:00:00+00:00 May 17th, 2012|Entertainment|

By Romeo San Vicente The return of T.R. Knight There was that "f-word" scandal, he quit "Grey's Anatomy" and then... whatever happened to T.R. Knight? Well, first he took some time off, appeared on "Law [...]

Q Scopes: You’ll be OK, Taurus!

By | 2012-05-17T09:00:00+00:00 May 17th, 2012|Entertainment|

By Jack Fertig A lunar eclipse in Gemini has people blabbing about feelings, revealing too much. Be quiet, attentive and philosophical. Learn what you can. ARIES (March 20 - April 19): Long bottled-up energy comes [...]

‘Dictator’ least focused yet

By | 2012-05-17T09:00:00+00:00 May 17th, 2012|Entertainment|

By Christy Lemire, AP Movie Critic In analyzing Sacha Baron Cohen and the array of offbeat characters he's created, it's clear that it's become a matter of diminishing returns. In 2006's "Borat: Cultural Learnings of [...]

First Lesbian

By | 2012-05-17T09:00:00+00:00 May 17th, 2012|Entertainment|

Across 1 Four-posters for foreplay, for some 5 Deep throat sound 9 Astronaut Schirra 14 Carbon compound 15 Soft drink favorite 16 Homer-erotic tale? 17 Barry Humphries' Dame 18 One that attacks the fly with [...]

The tears of a clown at MOT

By | 2012-05-17T09:00:00+00:00 May 17th, 2012|Entertainment|

By Michael H. Margolin In 1904, Enrico Caruso's recording of "Vesti la giubba," the aria from the conclusion of Act One of Ruggero Leoncavallo's 1892 opera " I Pagliacci," became the first million-selling record in [...]

A heavenly comedy at The Ringwald

By | 2012-05-17T09:00:00+00:00 May 17th, 2012|Entertainment|

By John Quinn It takes a particularly wacky sense of humor to appreciate "camp." The genre, through parody and satire, provides fresh insight by skewering cultural conventions. Like the girl with the curl, though, when [...]

Rick and Janet Glasgow

By | 2012-05-17T09:00:00+00:00 May 17th, 2012|News|

Between Ourselves Rick and Janet Glasgow bring more than fresh baked cookies and a home cooked meal when they come to the Ruth Ellis Center on Monday evenings. They bring a sense of stability for [...]

Trevor Thomas submits signatures to get on ballot

By | 2018-01-15T17:26:30+00:00 May 17th, 2012|News|

GRAND RAPIDS - The campaign for openly-gay Democratic congressional candidate Trevor Thomas took another step forward when the campaign submitted 2,000 confirmed signatures last week - well above the 1,000 required - for the Michigan [...]

Romney bullying story comes to light

By | 2018-01-16T10:47:57+00:00 May 17th, 2012|News|

By Lisa Keen Just one day after President Obama's big announcement that he supports the legal right of gay couples to marry, Republican nominee apparent Mitt Romney was scrambling to hurry past an unexpected revelation. [...]

Mitt Romney

By | 2012-05-17T09:00:00+00:00 May 17th, 2012|Opinions|

Creep of the Week As you surely already know, President Obama came out of the closet last week as totally gay - for gay marriage, anyway. Obama's support for marriage equality had been, let's face [...]

Pages past tense #10

By | 2012-05-17T09:00:00+00:00 May 17th, 2012|Opinions|

Parting Glances Two popular Rosemary Clooney hits of the late-1950s were "Come On-a My House" and "Sisters." Both took over the air waves, juke boxes and drag queen lip-synch stage routines. As a lark my [...]

Reactions to Obama

By | 2012-05-17T09:00:00+00:00 May 17th, 2012|Opinions|

Compiled By Howard Israel S/he Said "From a personal point of view, I can tell you what happened because it happened to me. You get to know more and more gay couples and you see [...]

Yes he did

By | 2012-05-17T09:00:00+00:00 May 17th, 2012|Opinions|

By Eric Rader Speak Out The evolution of President Obama is complete. After months of speculation about his position on same-sex marriage, the president announced last Wednesday that he does indeed support the right of [...]

Marriage: We fall down but we get up

By | 2012-05-17T09:00:00+00:00 May 17th, 2012|Opinions|

Viewpoint Are you feeling good about our chances in November? Still sitting on the sidelines because you're just not that into politics? Are you leaving all the heavy lifting to your local and national organizations? [...]

NAACP backs marriage equality

By | 2012-05-17T09:00:00+00:00 May 17th, 2012|News|

By Lisa Keen Saying that the NAACP has "always stood against laws that demean, dehumanize, and discriminate against people," NAACP Board Chairman Roslyn Brock formally announced Monday the board's vote in favor of a resolution [...]