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St. Patrick’s: beyond the green boozy party

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If St. Patrick’s Day is about celebrating Irish culture, and Irish culture is drinking, then we are doing a pretty good job. Saint Patrick, however, may be turning in his grave.

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Duckie L’Orange: the traveling puppeteer

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What do vaginas and puppets have in common? Ask Duckie when she joins Shameless at Noch Besser Leben Wed 22 March.

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Is “Hidden Figures” too rosy a picture?

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Hidden Figures could have used a bit more gray besides its nearly rosy portrayal of brilliant black women's lives amid the Civil Rights Movement and a male-dominated field. Photo: public domain

As characters in this acclaimed movie, the white people are mostly background, who barely react in the midst of the revolution these women bring into their segregated bubble.

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Our glocal webzine has turned 2

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It’s because of you. Come celebrate with us, get to know us a little better, and look to the future.

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Blake Baxter: this is Detroit techno, bitches

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Blake Baxter at Distillery

Credited by many as one of the founders of Detroit House, Blake Baxter just keeps getting better.

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Short story: “Out of the Dark Forest”

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You never know what may be lurking when you venture with a stranger into a dark forest. Photo: public domain

“Maybe my chauffeur could read my mind, or my body language, or smell my intent. Or see my hand on the door handle. It was the moment of truth.”

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