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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Stunning Oklahoma Marriage Victory

By Lisa Keen Keen News Service In yet another stunning victory for marriage equality, a federal judge in Oklahoma ruled Tuesday that the state's ban on same-sex couples obtaining marriage licenses is unconstitutional. "Equal protection [...]

By |2014-01-15T09:00:00-05:00January 15th, 2014|National, News|

‘Her’ Reminded Me Of Him

I remember my first gay relationship, but I can't remember with whom. I don't know his name or what he looked like. I don't even remember where he lived. There's no lingering scent, no sweater [...]

By |2014-01-15T09:00:00-05:00January 15th, 2014|Entertainment|

Mime Is A Four-Letter Word

By Amy J. Parrent Avner Eisenberg's biography lists his childhood interests as juggling and snakes. When asked if he ever juggled snakes, he replies, "I stopped at kittens." When asked how he got into performing [...]

By |2014-01-09T09:00:00-05:00January 9th, 2014|Entertainment|

The Story Behind ‘Bullet’

By Bridgette M. Redman Rob Drummond comes to Ann Arbor Jan. 7-12 in his original production Bullet Catch. Photo: Courtesy of UMS How long does it take to get to know someone in an [...]

By |2014-01-09T09:00:00-05:00January 9th, 2014|Entertainment|

Rap Is Gay

Photos: FX He's here, he's queer ... and he raps? It's almost an oxymoron, or at least it used to be. But then there was Frank Ocean, the hip-hop queer who came out in [...]

By |2014-01-09T09:00:00-05:00January 9th, 2014|Entertainment|

Deep Inside Hollywood

By Romeo San Vicente Jim Parsons Michelle Rodriguez: 10% and 1% "Eventually it's going to wrinkle up and I'm not going to be able to use it. I wanted to be honest about who [...]

By |2014-01-09T09:00:00-05:00January 9th, 2014|Entertainment|

Goodbye, Mr. Chips

Across 1 Breaks for Heather's mommies 5 They circle Uranus 10 Slugger Ruth 14 "Houston, we have a problem" 15 Deuce follower, for Mauresmo 16 Traditional apple tree spot 17 O'Toole's role in a 1962 [...]

By |2014-01-09T09:00:00-05:00January 9th, 2014|Entertainment, Puzzles|

Holocaust Exhibit Opening Postponed

FARMINGTON HILLS - The Jan. 5 opening of the exhibit Nazi Persecution of Homosexuals at the Holocaust Memorial Center was postponed due to an injury to the keynote speaker, retired congressman Barney Frank, and inclement [...]

By |2014-01-09T09:00:00-05:00January 9th, 2014|Michigan, News|

Bay County Prepares To Protects LGBT People

On Jan.7 Bay County's Ways and Means Committee will consider an ordinance recommendation requiring the County government and all contractors not to discriminate against people based on sexual orientation or gender identity. If approved the [...]

By |2014-01-09T09:00:00-05:00January 9th, 2014|Michigan, News|