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RT if the Charged Cotton Storm Pullover Hoody is on your wish list. Get yours here: bit.ly/TR9PO0 twitter.com/UnderArmour/st ...— Under Armour (@UnderArmour) December 10, 2012 High-fiving a million angels— Jesus Christ (@Jesus_M_Christ) December 10, 2012 [...]

By |2012-12-10T09:00:00-05:00December 10th, 2012|Michigan, News|

Without Ice, Part 1

By Ed Sikov Cocktail Chatter "What did you drink during the Great Blackout, Daddy?" It's just too bad I don't have kids! If I did, they'd ask this crucial question around the age of 6, [...]

By |2012-12-06T09:00:00-05:00December 6th, 2012|Uncategorized|

Hear Me Out … For the Holidays

Olivia Newton-John and John Travolta, 'This Christmas' Friends since summer lovin' brought them together over 30 years ago, Olivia Newton-John and John Travolta are, still, hopelessly devoted to each other. They're as chummy together in [...]

By |2012-12-06T09:00:00-05:00December 6th, 2012|Entertainment, Music|

Outcast Anthems

Across 1 Loose woman, in the land of Joe Orton 5 Bit of Astroglide, e.g. 9 Rock group? 13 Tick off 14 Star quality 15 Wolfe of fiction 16 Swallow alternative 17 Russian river to [...]

By |2012-12-06T09:00:00-05:00December 6th, 2012|Entertainment, Puzzles|

In The Welcoming Business

Kevin Hogan of the Michigan Roundtable for Diversity and Inclusion Faith Alliance describes himself as a "lightening rod" when he leads discussions with congregations learning about how to be more welcoming of LGBT people. [...]

By |2012-12-06T09:00:00-05:00December 6th, 2012|Michigan, News|

Changing The World Later In Life

By Carol Tanis HOLLAND - At age 75 Charley Renee has come out as a woman. And if that weren't enough, she's speaking about the process to college and high school students and others in [...]

By |2012-12-06T09:00:00-05:00December 6th, 2012|Michigan, News|

Robert C. Jones

Creep of the Week In the uphill battle for marriage equality, gays and lesbians have had to stare down many a disappointing court decision where bias and homophobia masqueraded as law. Granted marriage equality received [...]

By |2012-12-06T09:00:00-05:00December 6th, 2012|Creep of the Week, Opinions|

Naming All The Parts

by Gwendolyn Ann Smith Viewpoint Definitions are slippery things. Language is constantly evolving and words change. New terms are created, old ones become footnotes, and others dramatically change meanings. Consider the word gay and how [...]

By |2012-12-06T09:00:00-05:00December 6th, 2012|Opinions, Viewpoints|

Fenton Teen Takes Own Life

Just two months after telling his mom he was gay, a 17-year-old Fenton boy has taken his own life, according to a Flint Journal report. His mother told the paper that bullying is to blame. [...]

By |2012-12-06T09:00:00-05:00December 6th, 2012|Michigan, News|

Live Updates From Protests At The Capitol

BTL Reporter Todd Heywood reports directly from Right-To-Work legislation protests: *Update - 12:41* MIRS reports former congressman schauer pepper sprayed by state police— ToddHeywood (@ToddHeywood) December 11, 2012 *Update - 11:45* Nearly a dozen state [...]

By |2012-12-06T09:00:00-05:00December 6th, 2012|Michigan, News|