After Thwarted Kidnapping Plans, Whitmer Calls for Unity

Gov. Gretchen Whitmer addressed the State of Michigan after a plan to kidnap her and other Michigan government officials was thwarted by state and federal law enforcement agencies. She started by saying thank you to law enforcement and FBI agents who participated in stopping this [...]


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Queens For Christmas

By Jerome Stuart Nichols Photo: Tony Lowe At its heart, Christmastime is all about giving, but usually, it's the high kicks, gifts and cookies that get the most attention. With the Vegas-style drag extravaganza [...]

By |2013-12-05T09:00:00-05:00December 5th, 2013|Entertainment|

Deep Inside Hollywood

By Romeo San Vicente Aly Michalka makes that 2 and a half men + 1 lesbian + her girlfriend CBS is getting another prime-time lesbian when it adds Aly Michalka to the cast of "Two [...]

By |2013-12-05T09:00:00-05:00December 5th, 2013|Entertainment|

Hear Me Out … For The Holidays

Kelly Clarkson, 'Wrapped in Red' In 1963, background-singer-turned-soloist Darlene Love got with big-time producer Phil Spector to turn out the December perennial "Christmas (Baby Please Come Home)." Love was in a class all by herself, [...]

By |2013-12-05T09:00:00-05:00December 5th, 2013|Entertainment, Music|

The Big Mermaid

Across 1 Lance once of 'N Sync 5 Impotence confession 10 Mush 14 Madeline of "Young Frankenstein" 15 Jewish scripture 16 "___ that dares not speak its name" 17 Where a cobbler puts the tongue [...]

By |2013-12-05T09:00:00-05:00December 5th, 2013|Entertainment, Puzzles|

HIV/AIDS Prevention Options

HIV prevention has become a twisted mire of ideas and science. But most of the LGBT community has heard only one clear message about preventing HIV: use a condom, correctly and consistently every time you [...]

By |2013-12-05T09:00:00-05:00December 5th, 2013|Michigan, News|

State Rep. Candidate Jeremy Moss

By Crystal A. Proxmrie Between Ourselves Jeremy Moss is the youngest official in the City of Southfield, having been elected to council at age 25. Now he's taking on the race for State Representative in [...]

By |2018-01-16T06:55:31-05:00December 5th, 2013|Michigan, News|

DTMC Christmas Concert Dec. 14

Detroit Together Men's Chorus presents O Soulful Night, 7:30 Dec. 14 at Lamphere High School Auditorium, 690 W. Thirteen Mile Rd., Madison Hts. Tickets are $25 and $18 at Just 4 Us and Five 15 [...]

By |2013-12-05T09:00:00-05:00December 5th, 2013|Michigan, News|

Gala Kicks Off The Season

DETROIT - Kick, the agency for LGBT African Americans, will host the 11th annual Holiday In December Gala Fundraiser Dec. 14. With suggested dress colors of elegant black and cranberry, this holiday dinner event starts [...]

By |2013-12-05T09:00:00-05:00December 5th, 2013|Michigan, News|

Rise Up

BTL Editorial As we report today, the gay community cannot rely on state and federal prevention dollars to help end the infection trend. Government dollars come with strings, and public health authorities are, by nature, [...]

By |2013-12-05T09:00:00-05:00December 5th, 2013|Opinion|

Nothing To Sneeze At

Parting Glances In the popular book turned movie, "The Seven Percent Solution", Sherlock Holmes pays an unexpected visit to shrink Sigmund Freud for advice on how to break the detective's cocaine addiction. While Holme's addiction [...]

By |2013-12-05T09:00:00-05:00December 5th, 2013|Opinions, Parting Glances|