The Watermelon

By | 2012-11-01T09:00:00+00:00 November 1st, 2012|Uncategorized|

By Ed Sikov Cocktail Chatter We were closing down the beach house for the winter. I was in a piss-poor mood and so was Dan, and neither of us was behaving with any degree of [...]

90 Years And Still Going Strong

By | 2012-11-01T09:00:00+00:00 November 1st, 2012|Entertainment|

By Dana Casadei BIRMINGHAM - In 1923 the first issue of Time magazine was published and Yankee stadium opened its doors. The roaring '20s were in full swing and an idea formed in 1922 became [...]

Another Day The Music Died

By | 2012-11-01T09:00:00+00:00 November 1st, 2012|Entertainment, Puzzles|

Across 1 Pull out your shooter 5 Early sitcom star Desi 10 Tallulah Bankhead's home st. 14 Elton John Broadway musical 15 TEa of "Fun with Dick and Jane" 16 Skater's feat 17 Nine inches [...]

Back For The Good

By | 2012-11-01T09:00:00+00:00 November 1st, 2012|Uncategorized|

By ANDREA POTEET DETROIT - A well-worn saying reminds us that time away from something we love can help strengthen our love for it. For Roland Leggett, absence from Michigan not only made him fonder [...]

SVSU Student Group Organizes Fagbug Event

By | 2012-11-01T09:00:00+00:00 November 1st, 2012|Michigan, News|

SAGINAW - Speaking Out Load, Saginaw Valley State University's LGBT advocacy student organization brings Erin Davies and her fagbug to its campus Nov. 13. On the 11th annual National Day of Silence, Davies was victim [...]

It Did, In Fact, Get Better

By | 2012-11-01T09:00:00+00:00 November 1st, 2012|Michigan, News|

By Jerome Stuart Nichols Dexter - When you're a gay teen in a midwestern village of a little more than 4,000, things can be tough. But in a post "It Gets Better" world, the experience [...]

‘Dedicated” To Making A Difference

By | 2012-11-01T09:00:00+00:00 November 1st, 2012|Michigan, News|

By Jerome Stuart Nichols ANN ARBOR - Just like everyone else - teenagers are capable of a great many positive things when given the right tools. With the all-inclusive L3C learning/community service organization Dedicated to [...]

Prolific Alexander Demos Again at DIA

By | 2012-11-01T09:00:00+00:00 November 1st, 2012|Michigan, News|

by Staff Writer "If a certain culturally insensitive philistine and aesthetic dullard, who says he will cut spending to PBS and the arts, is elected president of this country, I may, out of protest, never, [...]

The LGBT guide to Election Night 2012

By | 2012-11-01T09:00:00+00:00 November 1st, 2012|National, News|

By Lisa Keen Keen News Service It's a close race for the White House, a close race for Tammy Baldwin's bid to the U.S. Senate, five unpredictable outcomes on marriage related votes, and an openly [...]

Mitt Romney

By | 2012-11-01T09:00:00+00:00 November 1st, 2012|Creep of the Week, Opinions|

Creep of the Week Election Day is fast approaching and for lesbian and gay Americans the choice for president is stark. Now, I know that there are gays and lesbians who are going to vote [...]

Down-Ballot

By | 2012-11-01T09:00:00+00:00 November 1st, 2012|Opinions, Viewpoints|

Opinion By Amy Hunter "The Romney & Co. strategy is crystal clear: Make it up as you go along. Take advantage of any opportunity to sell yourself in any way necessary simply to seem acceptable. [...]

Moving Michigan Forward Nov. 6

By | 2012-11-01T09:00:00+00:00 November 1st, 2012|Michigan, News|

- "All men are created equal. No matter how hard you try, you can never erase those words." - Harvey Milk On Tuesday, citizens in Michigan will go to the polls and exercise their right [...]