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Monday, September 30, 2013

Reviewing November’s Fury: The Deadly Great Lakes Hurricane of 1913

Posted By on Mon, Sep 30, 2013 at 11:26 AM

Many Detroiters remember the sinking of the Edmund Fitzgerald in November of 1975. Others have heard the song by Gordon Lightfoot. Very few are aware of the deadliest storm to ever pound the Great Lakes. It too occurred in November, 100 years ago. The storm consisted of the same...

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Friday, September 27, 2013

What is THAT? – Oddities from the MT mailbox

Posted By on Fri, Sep 27, 2013 at 8:28 AM

Here’s the deal. Every day here at the Metro Times, our mail delivery includes CDs, books and all sorts of other promotional items. A lot of it we can use and review – local-interest music, DVDs, etc. But we also get a lot of weird and whacky items that...

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Friday, September 20, 2013

30 Images From Detroit Design Fest's Eastern Market After Dark

Posted By on Fri, Sep 20, 2013 at 2:53 PM

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What is THAT? – Oddities from the MT mailbox

Posted By on Fri, Sep 20, 2013 at 10:27 AM

Here’s the deal. Every day here at the Metro Times, our mail delivery includes CDs, books and all sorts of other promotional items. A lot of it we can use and review – local-interest music, DVDs, etc. But we also get a lot of weird and whacky items that...

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Thursday, September 19, 2013

Scott Hocking’s Bad Graffiti

Posted By on Thu, Sep 19, 2013 at 10:35 AM

Much has been made of the many wonderful examples of quality graffiti art that we have decorating Detroit. We had our own slideshow last week highlighting as much. But we also know that for every beautiful mural, there’s a nonsensical, often illegible, tag on a garage door. Detroit photographer...

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Monday, September 16, 2013

2013 DIY Street Fair

Posted By on Mon, Sep 16, 2013 at 7:40 PM

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A brief chat with Martin Short

Posted By on Mon, Sep 16, 2013 at 11:54 AM

Comedian and actor Martin Short is performing at the Andiamo Celebrity Showroom this coming Friday, September 20, and the former Saturday Night Live star says that he’ll be presenting a “party with Marty.” He’ll be dragging out a bunch of his characters, he’ll be singing, dancing, telling stories –...

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Sunday, September 15, 2013

30 Spook-tacular Photos From Leland City Club

Posted By on Sun, Sep 15, 2013 at 2:48 PM

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Toronto International Film Festival '13 Diary: Day 3

Posted By on Sun, Sep 15, 2013 at 1:47 PM

Day 3: Rock and Roll Can Save Your Life When you spend over a week seeing several movies per day, it’s impossible not to start drawing connections between them, especially within films you see in back to back screenings. Often times, these connections are largely projection, but on the third...

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Friday, September 13, 2013

Reviewing Bradford Frost’s Reveal Your Detroit

Posted By on Fri, Sep 13, 2013 at 2:32 PM

If you had to portray your day-to-day life in Detroit with 27 photos, which images would make the cut? In 2012, the DIA joined forces with forty-five community organizations and asked citizens that exact question. The result is a beautiful photographic journey narrated by author Bradford Frost that winds...

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