Q Scopes

By | 2007-08-30T09:00:00-04:00 August 30th, 2007|Uncategorized|

by Jack Fertig August 27, 2007 "Occupy your mind, Cancer!" Mars in Gemini is loosening lips, and, squaring Uranus, he will have us all blurting out things we'll wish we hadn't! Keep your ears open [...]

Scene Check: The R&R

By | 2007-08-30T09:00:00-04:00 August 30th, 2007|Entertainment|

The R&R in Detroit was decorated for a major event as Ruby celebrated her birthday. Surrounded by friends and family all raised a toast to Ruby. BTL photos: Danielle

WRAP moves out of Braun Court

By | 2007-08-30T09:00:00-04:00 August 30th, 2007|News|

The Washtenaw Rainbow Action Project, a community outreach organization in Ann Arbor, will move from its location at 319 Braun Court on Sept. 30. "We were unaware of deliberation to close the doors or to [...]

Goodbye, guitar

By | 2007-08-30T09:00:00-04:00 August 30th, 2007|Entertainment|

Quickies on Chris Pureka Fave gay-themed TV show: "The L Word" Last time she wore a dress: "Wow, OK, a dress? Or like (laughs) - I can't remember the last time I wore a dress. [...]

WRAP moves out of Braun Court

By | 2007-08-30T09:00:00-04:00 August 30th, 2007|News|

Proofed by KK, 8/27 The Washtenaw Rainbow Action Project, a community outreach organization in Ann Arbor, will move from its location at 319 Braun Court on Sept. 30. ÒWe were unaware of deliberation to close [...]

Craig resigns from U.S. Senate

By | 2007-08-30T09:00:00-04:00 August 30th, 2007|Uncategorized|

by Bob Roehr Analysis Idaho Sen. Larry Craig resigned Sept. 1, effective at the end of the month. It was just five days after news broke that he had pled guilty to charges of "lewd [...]

Looking to lose weight? Go to boot camp

By | 2018-01-16T13:55:26-04:00 August 30th, 2007|Uncategorized|

With Mark Thiesmeyer's boot camp-style workout regime, there's no reason to keep those extra pounds. Just witness the mid-60s woman enrolled in the Better Living outdoor weight-crunching program, who also participates in the 10-minute Frisbee [...]

Q Puzzle

By | 2007-08-30T09:00:00-04:00 August 30th, 2007|Uncategorized|

August 27, 2007 "Not Interested in Dating Men" Across 1 Gary Glickman novel 5 Voyeurs look through them 10 Family group 14 It makes watching porn harder 15 Gay rodeo accessory 16 Taylor of "Six [...]

Political Round Up

By | 2007-08-30T09:00:00-04:00 August 30th, 2007|News|

Saugatuck passes Human Rights Ordinance SAUGATUCK - The City of Saugatuck, long a destination for the LBGT community of the midwest, voted to approved a new comprehensive human rights ordinance at its Aug. 27 City [...]

WRAP’s future is a question

By | 2018-01-15T16:48:10-04:00 August 30th, 2007|Uncategorized|

The decision by the board of directors of WRAP to not renew their lease in their Braun Court facility has sent shock waves through the LGBT community in and around Ann Arbor. We are saddened [...]

Fab fashion fiasco

By | 2007-08-30T09:00:00-04:00 August 30th, 2007|Entertainment|

'Tim Gunn's Guide to Style' B+ 10 p.m. Sept. 6 on Bravo Rebecca's a total fashion fiasco. Wearing jeans that hug her voluptuous hips. Swimming in primary-colored shirts that a middle school girl has a [...]

Letter: Duck Eat Duck

By | 2007-08-30T09:00:00-04:00 August 30th, 2007|Opinions|

The BTL column, 8-22-07, "Duck eat duck world," by Sean Kosofsky painted a fearsome, conflicted and treacherously competitive portrait of our LGBT community - like a freeze frame from a movie without the context. And [...]

Letter: Kudos for Ducks

By | 2018-01-15T20:30:28-04:00 August 30th, 2007|Opinions|

Kudos to Sean Kosofsky for his column entitled "Duck eat duck world"! It is a rare commodity for leaders who are busy making sure that their own organizations survive to take a moment to self [...]

Tommy Blade brings sexy back

By | 2018-01-16T04:08:25-04:00 August 30th, 2007|Entertainment|

Wanna see more of Tommy Blade? Enter our porn giveaway contest and you could win a copy of "Bi-Back Mountain." Answer the question below and include your name, address and phone number in an e-mail [...]

Billy Masters

By | 2007-08-30T09:00:00-04:00 August 30th, 2007|Entertainment|

"Suck it, sexy boy!" - Matt Damon's e-mail to George Clooney. Although Clooney has been named "Sexiest Man Alive" twice by "People," Damon was just named "Most Bankable Star in Hollywood" by "Forbes." More to [...]

Policy Summit breaks new ground

By | 2007-08-30T09:00:00-04:00 August 30th, 2007|Opinions|

by Sean Kosofsky LGBT community has a real chance to impact these discussions if we are in the room. This isn't just a place for lobbyists and professional policy people. If you have a story [...]

The politics of self-destruction

By | 2018-01-16T02:54:14-04:00 August 30th, 2007|Opinions|

by Chris Crain {ITAL Larry Craig's toilet trolling doesn't prove 'family values' rhetoric is claptrap anymore than Bill Clinton's infidelity proved the converse.} And another one bites the dust. Another Republican, this one with a [...]

Letter: Thanks for the Promotion

By | 2018-01-16T03:27:19-04:00 August 30th, 2007|Opinions|

Dear BTL The organizers and volunteers of the 11th annual Ferndale Pub Crawl would like to thank Between The Lines for your generous support for our event held last month. The Ferndale Pub Crawl broke [...]

Brazil to fund sex-change operations

By | 2018-01-16T07:55:49-04:00 August 30th, 2007|News|

by Rex Wockner LGBT people in the Faroe Islands celebrated their pride Aug. 17-19 with a parade, festival, panel discussions and movies. About 130 people marched under the theme, "Does love have gender?" The events [...]

A starry night

By | 2007-08-30T09:00:00-04:00 August 30th, 2007|Entertainment|

By John Hartman A Judy Garland quote comes to mind when reflecting on Rufus Wainwright's memorable show at the Michigan Theater last Friday: "Always be a first-rate version of yourself, instead of a second-rate version [...]

Fluid exchange

By | 2007-08-30T09:00:00-04:00 August 30th, 2007|Uncategorized|

When most people hear the term "lesbian," they're more likely to think of things like folk music, Ellen DeGeneres, "The L Word" and tennis than they are to think of sperm. After all, lesbians are [...]

Summer’s End/Fall’s Beginning

By | 2018-01-15T20:36:58-04:00 August 30th, 2007|Opinions|

By Imani Williams Voices from an Urban Bush Sista Greetings. Hope you are having a fabulous and safe summer. As we wind down and gear up for fall make sure and take time to visit [...]

General Gayety: News clues

By | 2018-01-16T05:18:56-04:00 August 30th, 2007|Opinions|

By Leslie Robinson Are you up on the latest LGBT news? Let's find out! Circle the correct answer to the questions below. 1. Who is the mayor of Fort Lauderdale, whose recent anti-gay rhetoric has [...]

Iowa court OKs same-sex marriage

By | 2007-08-30T09:00:00-04:00 August 30th, 2007|Uncategorized|

By Lisa Keen Between The Lines Online Monday, Sept. 3, 2007 In a state where the nation's eyes are frequently focused this year, a district court judge in Iowa ruled Aug. 30 that the state [...]

No-excuses training

By | 2018-01-15T16:02:39-04:00 August 30th, 2007|Uncategorized|

By Jessica Carreras FERNDALE - Kole Wyckhuys wants his clients to drop down and give him 20. In their living rooms, that is. A former sergeant and fitness coordinator in the U.S. Army, Wyckhuys, now [...]

EDITOR’S PICK: Saline Fiddlers

By | 2007-08-23T09:00:00-04:00 August 23rd, 2007|Entertainment|

The Saline Fiddlers, America's premier youth fiddling ensemble, will perform at 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 23 as the final concert in the City of Farmington Hills "Stars in the Park" free concert series. The [...]

EDITOR’S PICK: SHOUT!

By | 2007-08-23T09:00:00-04:00 August 23rd, 2007|Entertainment|

Travel in time with five women as they come of age during the liberating days of the 1960s, a time that made England swing. Mason Street Warehouse in Saugatuck is pleased to present "SHOUT! The [...]

Art & Around for the period Aug. 23-Sept. 1

By | 2007-08-23T09:00:00-04:00 August 23rd, 2007|Entertainment|

SUMMER ARTS FESTIVALS: Arts du Jour The "official appetizer" for Chrysler Arts, Beats & Eats will showcase delicious cuisine, world-class entertainment and newly developed streetscape to raise funds for more than a dozen Oakland County [...]

Sign here …

By | 2007-08-23T09:00:00-04:00 August 23rd, 2007|News|

LANSING - The Ingham County Health Department reportedly has been telling newly-diagnosed HIV-positive people they "need" to sign a contract with the department. And that contract is under fire by leading HIV legal advocates who [...]