Flashing Back to the Past: the ’90s

By | 2018-09-12T11:04:49-05:00 September 12th, 2018|Michigan, News|

View in this week's downloadable issue January - Let It Be Resolved: A proposed resolution intended to help stop anti-gay attacks in Ferndale was both presented and unanimously adopted by the Ferndale City Council. This [...]

Fourth Annual Stand with Trans Youth Empowerment Workshop

By | 2018-09-24T09:58:59-05:00 September 12th, 2018|Michigan, News|

The fourth annual Stand with Trans Youth Empowerment Workshop is scheduled for Saturday, Oct. 6. The workshop is open to gender expansive young children, trans youth ages 12 to 24 and parents and caregivers of trans youth. It will once again take place at the Orchard United Methodist Church in Farmington Hills. This year’s theme is "I Am."

Sensational Showboys

By | 2018-09-17T12:29:29-05:00 September 12th, 2018|Michigan, News|

They call themselves showboys. They are boys, men actually, who sing and dance. And, just as often, one can find them lip-syncing at gay bars or competing in male beauty pageants across the state and [...]

Night at Flint’s Sloan Museum

By | 2018-09-12T10:52:23-05:00 September 12th, 2018|Michigan, News|

Fans of Flint's Sloan Museum likely know it best for its regional exhibits. Visitors can see everything from classic cars, to hundreds of unique-to-Michigan artifacts, and now they are invited to participate in a 'Night at the Musuem'-style party. In the theme of "All That Glitters," guests will get to enjoy a themed celebration while raising funds for the organization.

Kavanaugh Hearings: No Comment, No Comfort

By | 2018-09-12T10:51:16-05:00 September 12th, 2018|National, News|

It was the third day of a four-day confirmation hearing for federal Judge Brett Kavanaugh to join the U.S. Supreme Court before a senator really pressed hard for him to account for his commitment to equal rights for LGBTQ people. U.S. Senator Cory Booker (D-NJ) started off, trying to get Kavanaugh to agree that he wouldn’t fire somebody because of the color of that person’s skin or their gender. “Of course,” Kavanaugh agreed.

Respect

By | 2018-09-12T10:50:11-05:00 September 12th, 2018|Entertainment, Puzzles|

  Across 1 Homeland of the Singing Nun (abbr.) 5 Cockeyed 10 Madonna's "___ Don't Preach" 14 A strong one found in the gym 15 Lauren Wright Douglas' " ___ Life" 16 Apple that isn't [...]

Creep of the Week: Brett Kavanaugh

By | 2018-09-12T10:42:53-05:00 September 12th, 2018|Creep of the Week, Opinions|

“Brett Kavanaugh’s refusal to answer very basic, very direct questions about the Supreme Court’s historic ruling bringing marriage equality nationwide is alarming and completely unacceptable,” said HRC President Chad Griffin. “The Obergefell decision is settled law. If this nominee cannot so much as affirm that or the fundamental equality of LGBTQ people and our families, he should not and must not be granted a lifetime appointment to our nation’s highest court.”

Deep Inside Hollywood

By | 2018-09-12T10:39:08-05:00 September 12th, 2018|Uncategorized|

By Romeo San Vicente Thought they were goners? Nope, the Cats have a release date. When Andrew Lloyd Webber’s musical Cats, based on T.S. Eliot’s Old Possum’s Book of Practical Cats, was the hottest ticket [...]