Years ago, I read about Jay Thunderbolt. You can read about him in Metro Times here, or listen to a podcast with him here. So the story goes, Thunderbolt’s operated a DIY strip club out of his home in east Detroit. He didn’t charge a cover, and patrons could choose the girl of their choice […]
Monday of Movement 2013 was rainy. Mary braved the weather, and the after parties. Click image to view slideshow. Photos by Mary Sjaarda.
George Washington’s face bursting with dicks is the first thing I saw upon entering the Dirty Show in Detroit, Mich. this weekend. Maybe it wasn’t the first thing I saw, exactly, but it’s the first thing I remember seeing after getting through willcall and untangling myself from my scarf. Our first president, his face enlivened […]
The Corktown Inn (1331 Trumbull) is a fine hotel, or so they would have you believe. And compared to The University Motel, where we stayed the night before, this is a true statement. It’s clean, it has hot water, and the concierge gives you a key so you can go in and out as you […]
The University Motel is very confusing. It’s located very near Wayne State’s campus and the only FourSquare tip is from a guy who says it’s a great place to crash when his girlfriend gets pissed at him. We pulled up to the spot in the early evening. With Michigan’s unseasonably warm Thanksgiving over, it’s cold […]