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Wednesday, October 30, 2013

WDET and the Moth to hit the Fillmore

Posted By on Wed, Oct 30, 2013 at 12:55 PM

The Moth Mainstage will be at the Fillmore, in association with WDET, on Tuesday, November 12. The story theme will be “Great Escapes.” According to the press release, “The Moth Mainstage features stories by luminaries in the arts and sciences, newsmakers and news breakers, and everyday heroes (and even...

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Detroit's Devil's Night

Posted By on Wed, Oct 30, 2013 at 10:06 AM

No one knows exactly when the unfortunate Detroit tradition of torching houses on Devil’s Night began, but thankfully after a crackdown during the '90s, incidents of arson have been lowered to near ordinary levels. Through the city's encouragement, residents have organized into “Angel’s Night” neighborhood watch patrols; other measures...

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Monday, October 28, 2013

Fanfare fun

Posted By on Mon, Oct 28, 2013 at 4:22 PM

This past weekend, the Detroit Fanfare Comic Con took over the Adoba Hotel in Dearborn. Sunday was kids day, which meant that my wife could have a relaxing day by herself while I dressed my two-year-old up as Mike the Knight and took him for a father/son day of...

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Friday, October 25, 2013

What is THAT? – Oddities from the MT mailbox

Posted By on Fri, Oct 25, 2013 at 9:32 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, October 24, 2013

Beverly Jenkins brings erotic fiction to Book Beat

Posted By on Thu, Oct 24, 2013 at 11:12 AM

Beverly Jenkins, Detroit’s own author of “bodice ripper” romantic fiction, will be signing books at Book Beat in Oak Park this Saturday, October 26. You may remember this review that we wrote of her latest book, Destiny’s Surrender, in which we pointed out that she uses the glorious term...

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Wednesday, October 16, 2013

The Rock jock

Posted By on Wed, Oct 16, 2013 at 1:02 PM

As the Tigers look to sneak the American League Championship Series, as the Lions continue their winning start to the season, as the Red Wings embark on what will, God willing, be another march towards the play-offs and beyond, and as the Pistons warm up, Detroit sports fans have...

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Friday, October 11, 2013

What is THAT? – Oddities from the MT mailbox

Posted By on Fri, Oct 11, 2013 at 8:09 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, October 4, 2013

What is THAT? – Oddities from the MT mailbox: Snuff

Posted By on Fri, Oct 4, 2013 at 8:22 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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