Fifty Shades Of Cray Cray

By Anthony Paull Dating Diet I can't say why I'm reading "Fifty Shades of Grey." A coworker insisted I'd love it so I finally agreed, hearing it might lead to sexual cravings and, ultimately, pregnancy. [...]

By |2012-10-18T09:00:00-04:00October 18th, 2012|Advice, Entertainment|

No Excuses, Capricorn!

By Jack Fertig Q Scopes A new moon in Libra opposing Eris is likely to trigger animosities and make competition harsher. Dark intent may be lurking behind beautiful manners. Style is nice, but pay more [...]

By |2012-10-18T09:00:00-04:00October 18th, 2012|Entertainment|

Easy as ABC

Across 1 Margaret Cho's comedy, often 8 Match penile lengths, e.g. 15 Blanche Wiesen Cook subject 16 It could leave a salty taste in your mouth 17 Lists of tasks 18 Record of a meeting [...]

By |2012-10-18T09:00:00-04:00October 18th, 2012|Entertainment, Puzzles|

MOT’s ‘Barber’ Soars Vocally

By Michael H. Margolin Michigan Opera Theatre is bubbled like fine champagne with wonderful voices in the 42nd season opener. This production of Rossini's "Il Barbiere Di Siviglia" - sung in Italian with English Surtitles [...]

By |2012-10-18T09:00:00-04:00October 18th, 2012|Entertainment, Theater|

Hi, Tech :)

By Jerome Stuart Nichols Technology moves fast. Car tech is moving even faster. From Bluetooth and voice commands to 17-inch touchscreens, increasingly complex in-dash "infotainment" systems are redefining what it means to be behind the [...]

By |2012-10-18T09:00:00-04:00October 18th, 2012|Automotive, Guides|

Pretty In Pink

Because your car isn't gay enough, GM has released their 2013 Chevrolet Spark mini car in a color that's sure to get you noticed as you drive away from the gay bar: Techno Pink. "Pink [...]

By |2012-10-18T09:00:00-04:00October 18th, 2012|Automotive, Guides|

Town Hall, Election Training Event Saturday

FERNDALE- Affirmations Community Center and Equality Michigan have spent the last several months mobilizing pro-LGBT communities in southeastern Michigan, fostering civic engagement and building momentum crucial for the upcoming election. On Saturday, Oct. 13 beginning [...]

By |2012-10-18T09:00:00-04:00October 18th, 2012|Michigan, News|

Shelia Johnson for Supreme Court

Michigan citizens have the opportunity to do something monumental in Nov. by electing the first African-American woman to the Supreme Court. Judge Shelia Johnson has made history before, when she was elected in 2002 to [...]

By |2012-10-18T09:00:00-04:00October 18th, 2012|Michigan, News|

Ken Ross for Judge

By Jerome Stuart Nichols LANSING - For Ken Ross, candidate for Ingham County 30th Circuit Court Judge, the decision to run for the position was simple. After Judge Paula Manderfield announced her retirement in March [...]

By |2012-10-18T09:00:00-04:00October 18th, 2012|Michigan, News|

Christopher Gorski of Detroit GT

By Crystal Proxmire Between Ourselves Christopher Gorski is a 42-year-old Ferndalian who turned his hobby into a unique tee shirt business. Find him in the Rust Belt Market or at various events in the famous [...]

By |2012-10-18T09:00:00-04:00October 18th, 2012|Michigan, News|

Rick Santorum

Creep of the Week Look, loyal readers of my column. I know what you're going to say: "Rick Santorum again? Haven't you written enough about this douche bag filled with methane gas? He's not even [...]

By |2012-10-18T09:00:00-04:00October 18th, 2012|Creep of the Week, Opinions|

Gay History: Nazis Pt. 1

Parting Glances A BBC documentary DVD, "Hitler's Body Guards," claims there were 40 attempts on his life. Two came close. None succeeded. For shockers, a just-published book, "Grey Wolf: The Escape of Adolf Hitler" provides [...]

By |2012-10-18T09:00:00-04:00October 18th, 2012|Opinions, Parting Glances|

It’s the Supreme Court, Stupid!

By Marc Paige No community has more at stake in this presidential election than the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community. In Barack Obama, we have a Democratic candidate who has embraced full equality [...]

By |2012-10-18T09:00:00-04:00October 18th, 2012|Opinions, Viewpoints|

Hungry4Equality: Week 10

Be sure to stop by the Affirmations Community Center this week and thank the Hungry4Equality strikers. For more information about Hungry4Equality, go to {URL> "It is so important we ensure that members of our [...]

By |2012-10-18T09:00:00-04:00October 18th, 2012|Michigan, News|

Gay-Friendly Automakers

Research among LGBT consumers shows that the majority of us want to spend our money with companies that have progressive policies toward their LGBT employees. The only problem is, that information hasn't been easy to [...]

By |2012-10-18T09:00:00-04:00October 18th, 2012|Automotive, Guides|