Dating Diet: Daddy Daycare

By | 2013-01-17T09:00:00+00:00 January 17th, 2013|Advice, Entertainment|

By Anthony Paull I started doing away with New Year's resolutions in my 20s when I began to realize that nobody gives a shit what I resolve. Obnoxious Facebook updates have only solidified my stance [...]

Cocktail Chatter: The Rusty Nail

By | 2013-01-17T09:00:00+00:00 January 17th, 2013|Uncategorized|

By Ed Sikov I'm still on a chestnut-colored drink kick, long past the restoration of power after Hurricane Sandy made it possible for us to drink cocktails on the rocks again. Dan and I had [...]

Old Movie, Old Problem

By | 2013-01-17T09:00:00+00:00 January 17th, 2013|Entertainment, Puzzles|

Across 1 Pam Parsons' sometime nemeses 5 Doughnut filler 10 West Hollywood pollution 14 Raison d'___ 15 Pears of a gay pair 16 Series of concerts for Etheridge 17 Comics superhero or Norse deity 18 [...]

Downtown Story Shines With Hometown View

By | 2013-01-17T09:00:00+00:00 January 17th, 2013|Entertainment, Theater|

By Carolyn Hayes Danielle Cochrane, David Sterritt, Vanessa Sawson, and Joe Plambeck in "Detroit." Photo: Hilberry Theatre The hotly anticipated Michigan premiere of playwright Lisa D'Amour's "Detroit" has been the arguable crown of Hilberry [...]

A Lyin’ Sack Of Fun

By | 2013-01-17T09:00:00+00:00 January 17th, 2013|Entertainment, Theater|

By Martin F. Kohn "White's Lies," will tickle your funny bone at Meadow Brook Theatre through Feb. 3 Photo: Rick Smith Joe White is the womanizing, prevaricating, self-centered, commitment-phobic protagonist of Ben Andron's comedy [...]

Out And Outspoken: Faisal Alam

By | 2013-01-17T09:00:00+00:00 January 17th, 2013|Michigan, News|

By ANDREA POTEET Growing up, Faisal Alam thought there was no one else like him. As a devout Muslim in suburban Connecticut, Alam had never heard of anyone else in his religion being gay. "I [...]

Gay Muslims Struggle To Find Inclusion

By | 2013-01-17T09:00:00+00:00 January 17th, 2013|Michigan, News|

By ANDREA POTEET News out of France of Europe's first openly-gay mosque in the last weeks of 2012 again brought to the forefront two points rarely heard in the mainstream media: There are gay Muslims, [...]

Reflections Of Dis-Repair

By | 2018-01-16T12:54:17+00:00 January 17th, 2013|Michigan, News|

Reparative therapy is the idea that one can become straight through counseling and prayer. This practice has been recently banned for minors in California, and a New Jersey lawsuit filed last month is seeking damages [...]

PFLAG Founder Jeanne Manford Dies

By | 2013-01-17T09:00:00+00:00 January 17th, 2013|National, News|

"Today the world has lost a pioneer - Jeanne Manford, the founder of PFLAG (Parents, Families and Friends of Lesbians and Gays) and the Mother of the Straight Ally movement," said PFLAG National Executive Director, [...]

At the Bottom of the Barrel

By | 2013-01-17T09:00:00+00:00 January 17th, 2013|Opinions, Viewpoints|

By Abby Dees If you are a regular reader of mine, perhaps you noticed that I was MIA last month. A dedicated procrastinator, l can't blame last month's absence on a case of leaving things [...]

BTL V.I.P. Party 2014

By | 2013-01-17T09:00:00+00:00 January 17th, 2013|Uncategorized|

Save the date for our signature VIP Party! Wednesday, June 4, 6 to 9 p.m., at 42 Degrees North in the Detroit Marriott located in the Renaissance Center in Detroit.