Dievendorf On AG Schuette’s Bedroom Duty

By | 2013-09-26T09:00:00-04:00 September 26th, 2013|Michigan, News|

Michigan Attorney General Bill Schuette is demonstrating the state's desire to regulate bedroom relations, with his most recent filing in the case of the Hazel Park women seeking to marry and jointly adopt their children. [...]

HIV Testing Day Sept. 27

By | 2013-09-26T09:00:00-04:00 September 26th, 2013|Michigan, News|

Reducing the impact of HIV/AIDS is a top priority of the CDC according to its website. National Gay Men's HIV/AIDS Awareness Day is a national effort founded by the National Association of People with AIDS [...]

Vladimir Putin

By | 2013-09-26T09:00:00-04:00 September 26th, 2013|Creep of the Week, Opinions|

Creep Of The Week Want to be horrified? Do a Google image search for "anti-gay attacks in Russia." Scroll through the photos of gays, lesbians, and pro-LGBT rights protesters being arrested, harassed, and beaten. Let's [...]

She Did It!

By | 2013-09-26T09:00:00-04:00 September 26th, 2013|Entertainment, Puzzles|

Across 1 Place for a rubber duckie 5 Land of the city in the 4th row, where a 53-hour swim began 9 Lavish party 13 K through 12 14 "When ___ said and done ..." [...]

Finding Life In Death

By | 2013-09-26T09:00:00-04:00 September 26th, 2013|Opinions, Viewpoints|

By Kenny Rose I am writing while listening to angry riot grrrl music at a coffee shop just like the closet queer kid I was at 14. Twenty years later, there is a part of [...]

Obituary: Dillon Ptaszek

By | 2013-09-26T09:00:00-04:00 September 26th, 2013|Michigan, News|

Dillon Ptaszek, left, with partner Chris Kitley. Photo courtesy of Chris Kitley Dec. 13, 1987 - Sept. 13, 2013 Dillon Ptaszek, 25, was killed instantly in a one-car rollover accident Sept. 13 on I94 [...]

Transgender Health Fair Coming Up

By | 2013-09-26T09:00:00-04:00 September 26th, 2013|Michigan, News|

The annual transgender health fair continues to grow, with one-stop shopping for transgender health care professionals, service providers and supportive organizations specifically for the "T"s in the LGBT family. The event takes place Sept. 28 [...]

GVSU Publicly Affirms Its LGBT Athletes

By | 2013-09-19T09:00:00-04:00 September 19th, 2013|Michigan, News|

By Carol Tanis GVSU graduate Joe Miller produced a video featuring GVSU Athletic Director Tim Selgo (pictured) and several student athletes welcoming all students asserting If you can play, you can play. ALLENDALE - [...]

Jon Hoadley: Ready To Run

By | 2013-09-19T09:00:00-04:00 September 19th, 2013|Michigan, News|

Communications dynamo Jon Hoadley is ready to come out from behind the scenes to launch his first run for office. The 30-year-old campaign specialist and community organizer has announced his candidacy for State Representative from [...]

Peters Energizes LGBT Donors

By | 2013-09-19T09:00:00-04:00 September 19th, 2013|Michigan, News|

Dale Morgan, left, and Norm Silk, right, opened their home Sept. 15 for a fundraiser to benefit Gary Peters campaign for the U.S. Senate. Morgan and Silk, owners of Blossoms Flowers in Birmingham, had completely [...]

Deep Inside Hollywood

By | 2013-09-19T09:00:00-04:00 September 19th, 2013|Entertainment|

By Romeo San Vicente Jodie Foster leaves prison, moves into 'House of Cards' Jodie Foster's next feature as a director, "Money Monster," is in that weird no-person's-land known as pre-production, so in the meantime, the [...]

Puppets, Music And More

By | 2013-09-19T09:00:00-04:00 September 19th, 2013|Entertainment|

By Amy J. Parrent ANN ARBOR - In 1933 Jun'ichiro Tanizaki wrote a story called "Portrait of Shunkin," a fictional biography so believable in its dense, fragmented style that critics thought the mock documentary was [...]

See Cruise

By | 2013-09-19T09:00:00-04:00 September 19th, 2013|Entertainment, Puzzles|

Across 1 Partners of bottoms 5 Vidal's "Visit to a ___ Planet" 10 Words before delighted 14 Final Foursome org.? 15 Cafe con ___ 16 Go down 17 Hudson and Day pillow activity 18 Spear [...]

Tony Perkins

By | 2013-09-19T09:00:00-04:00 September 19th, 2013|Creep of the Week, Opinions|

Creep Of The Week If Tony Perkins knew you were coming he'd have baked a cake. That is, so long as you aren't gay and the cake mix doesn't have a certain homo-loving tart's name [...]

The Sochi Olympics Bottom Line

By | 2018-01-16T15:58:14-04:00 September 19th, 2013|National, News|

By Lisa Keen While there are a few people who would like to see a boycott of the winter Olympic Games in Russia next February, proposed because of that nation's newly passed laws hostile to [...]

Preydar Comes Out

By | 2013-09-19T09:00:00-04:00 September 19th, 2013|Opinions, Parting Glances|

Parting Glances It's a sociological truism that gays and lesbians are mainstreaming American metropolitan societies almost invisibly, certainly seamlessly, perhaps as never at any time before in our rainbow history. Yes, increasingly, we are looking [...]

Back To School

By | 2013-09-19T09:00:00-04:00 September 19th, 2013|Opinions, Viewpoints|

By Hayley Gorenberg, Deputy Legal Director for Lambda Legal Ask Lambda Legal Q: My family and I just moved, and I just started at a new school. I'm hoping that I can be open about [...]

A Gift For Myself

By | 2013-09-19T09:00:00-04:00 September 19th, 2013|Opinions, Viewpoints|

By Dave Coulter Viewpoint As a thirty-one year old man focused on my own success - with a great corporate job, wonderful friends and family and a passion for politics - I saw the road [...]