Deborah Cox Returns To The Stage

By | 2012-11-22T09:00:00+00:00 November 22nd, 2012|Entertainment|

By Jerome Stuart Nichols Deborah Cox has had a career in the entertainment industry that most would envy. She's been able to cross back and forth between R&B, jazz, pop and dance in her music [...]

12 Drags of Christmas

By | 2012-11-22T09:00:00+00:00 November 22nd, 2012|Entertainment|

Royal Oak's Five15 kicks off the holiday season with 12 Drags of Christmas, featuring local queens, at 8 p.m. Dec. 1 (doors at 7). Proceeds from the event will benefit Mittens for Detroit and the [...]

Deep Inside Hollywood

By | 2012-11-22T09:00:00+00:00 November 22nd, 2012|Entertainment|

By Romeo San Vicente Matt Bomer. Photo: Warner Bros Lesbian happy endings coming soon from 'Carol' In 1952, Patricia Highsmith's romance novel "The Price of Salt" did an unexpected thing: a stylistic detour for [...]

Debut

By | 2012-11-22T09:00:00+00:00 November 22nd, 2012|Entertainment, Puzzles|

Across 1 Force in "Milk," for short 5 Ward of the state Mississippi 9 Office aides 14 Chalky white 15 Visitor at gay.com 16 One in a red suit 17 With 33-Across, Broadway debut of [...]

Wherefore Art Thou, Dromio?

By | 2012-11-22T09:00:00+00:00 November 22nd, 2012|Entertainment, Theater|

By Michael H. Margolin In William Shakespeare's "Hamlet" he says to the Players about to enact a play for the royal family: "Speak the speech, I pray you, as I pronounced it to you, trippingly [...]

Transgender Detroit Transitions into GNA

By | 2012-11-22T09:00:00+00:00 November 22nd, 2012|Michigan, News|

Michelle Fox-Phillips, founding member of Transgender Detroit, now Gender-identity Network Alliance. BTL photo: Crystal Proxmire The Gender-identity Network Alliance (GNA, pronounced GINA) was announced on Nov. 17 with a party at Affirmations Community Center. [...]

Happy 10th Anniversary to Perceptions

By | 2012-11-22T09:00:00+00:00 November 22nd, 2012|Michigan, News|

By Leo Romo Perceptions Saginaw Valley, commonly called Perceptions, has become mid-Michigan's major LGBT organization and has been celebrating its 10th anniversary throughout 2012. The Saginaw Valley includes Saginaw, Bay City, Midland and the surrounding [...]

Ouch! Handel With Care

By | 2012-11-22T09:00:00+00:00 November 22nd, 2012|Opinions, Parting Glances|

Parting Glances A musical staple of many a yuletide season is George Frederick Handel's "The Messiah," an oratorio performed with varying success by both amateur and professional musicians. Handel (1685-1759) was in his day the [...]

The Best Year Yet?

By | 2012-11-22T09:00:00+00:00 November 22nd, 2012|Opinions, Viewpoints|

By Abby Dees Fights and fabulousness make history; good news and policy shifts rarely do. As an example, I don't think I've seen more than two pictures from the 1969 Stonewall riots, but my mind [...]