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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Take the Test, Take Control

BTL Staff Other resources can be found at the CDC site National HIV Testing Day on June 27 draws attention to the estimated 1.2 million people in the U.S. living with HIV. That number grows [...]

By |2018-01-15T18:18:53-05:00June 17th, 2016|Michigan, News|

Deep Inside Hollywood

By Romeo San Vicente Kristian Nairn, Hodor in 'Game of Thrones,' lives on in new fantasy worlds Hodor is dead. We know, you're still upset. So are we. But Kristian Nairn, the large, lovable, gay [...]

By |2016-06-16T09:00:00-04:00June 16th, 2016|Entertainment|

Screen Queen

Death Becomes Her Character development, be damned. The archetypes in the Robert Zemeckis-directed commentary on showbiz superficiality and the general vanity of being human are mere sketches, but if "Death Becomes Her" is purely an [...]

By |2016-06-16T09:00:00-04:00June 16th, 2016|Entertainment|

Error at Petco Park

Across 1 "Look ___, I'm Sandra Dee" 5 Stick it to 10 "South Park" composer Shaiman 14 Poke with your stick 15 Belle of Tara 16 Garfield's whipping boy 17 Ruination 18 Erotic artist Tom, [...]

By |2016-06-16T09:00:00-04:00June 16th, 2016|Entertainment, Puzzles|

Equality Michigan Gets New Brand

DETROIT - As part of LGBTQ Pride Month, Equality Michigan is rolling out its new logo and materials to the public, including an updated brochure, a victim services info/linkage card and new websites for both [...]

By |2016-06-16T09:00:00-04:00June 16th, 2016|Michigan, News|

Trump and Clinton Spar over Orlando Attack

By Lisa Keen Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump said Monday that LGBT people should support his proposal to ban Muslims from the U.S. because Islamic groups promote violence against gays. "Ask yourself, who is really [...]

By |2016-06-16T09:00:00-04:00June 16th, 2016|National, News|

Motor City Pride Vendor Gallery

AJ Trager DETROIT - Thousands gathered June 11-12 to celebrate the Motor City Pride 2016 festival. The festival had 100 vendors that came out to show their support and pride for the LGBT community.

By |2016-06-15T09:00:00-04:00June 15th, 2016|Michigan, News|

Motor City Pride Performances

BTL Staff This years Motor City Pride featured four performance stages and one underground dance club. 2016 performers included: DJ Selina Style, DVJ Mark, Jaimie Wilson, Shadina, Jonathan Celestin, a Drag Review feat. Sabin, Kim [...]

By |2016-06-15T09:00:00-04:00June 15th, 2016|Michigan, News|

Motor City Pride Parade Gallery

BTL Staff Sunday morning, despite a perfect day with 80 degree temperatures and a full sky of sunshine, it finally rained. This was the Motor City's first Pride celebration following the marriage equality decision and [...]

By |2016-06-15T09:00:00-04:00June 15th, 2016|Michigan, News|