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Dear Christine, Overreacting (?) in Oxford

Dear Christine, Overreacting (?) in Oxford

| July 3, 2015

Dear Christine, My bf and I have been going out for 4 years and tonight we went out to a bar like we normally do on Saturday nights. We were having drinks with our friend and a guy turned to him and asked him a question about what bars were good in the area. After […]

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Ask The Lawyer By: Daniel A. Gwinn, Esq.

Ask The Lawyer By: Daniel A. Gwinn, Esq.

| June 29, 2015

This week’s question:  I AM IN A SAME SEX MARRIAGE, CAN I GET DIVORCED IN MICHIGAN?   QUESTION:  My partner and I are the same sex and were legally married in another state.  We live in Michigan now and unfortunately, we want to divorce.  Can I get divorced in Michigan?   ANSWER: Back in October, […]

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Absurdly Early And Unnecessary Oscar Predictions For 2016

Absurdly Early And Unnecessary Oscar Predictions For 2016

| June 28, 2015

It’s time to place your bets for 2016’s awards. It’s actually not that time at all, but we’d like to see how our incredibly premature predictions fare this time next year. Before we get bogged down by the inevitable glad-handing and mudslinging, we can pretend the Academy Awards are about honoring cinema’s finest. Moreover, you […]

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Weddings & More

Cocktail Jazz Trio

Cocktail Jazz Trio

| July 3, 2015

Cocktail Jazz Trio   Long Business Description: The Cocktail Jazz Trio is a group of professional freelance musicians from the Detroit and Ann Arbor areas who’ve been performing together successfully for many years. This expert jazz combo will provide for you the cool atmosphere your guests will dig! You will enjoy our repertoire of swingin’ jazz tunes, ballads, […]

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Why Did Love Win?

Why Did Love Win?

| June 28, 2015

GOAL/WOA Favorite Wedding Vendors Attorney – Shelton Deon Law Group Banquet Hall – Farina’s Banquet Center Caterer – Angels Plates Catering Florist – Blumz by JR Designs Officiate – Robbin Yelverton Photo Booth Rental – Dancing Ham Productions Realtor – Finding Doorways Salon – Changez Salon & Spa Tux Rental – Tux on Nine Articles […]

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Are wedding bells in your future?

Are wedding bells in your future?

| June 8, 2015

Are wedding bells in your future? A ruling on marriage from the U.S. Supreme Court could come any day now. If the Supreme Court rules in our favor and strikes down Michigan’s marriage ban once and for all, that will mean the wait is over for thousands of Michigan families who have been denied the […]

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Heath & Fitness-Nature-Featured Biz

12 Ways to lose 10 Pounds in a Month

12 Ways to lose 10 Pounds in a Month

| June 28, 2015

   Keep Portion Sizes Under Control This is a big part of most diet plans, and goes against some of the large portions Americans have come to expect when they go out to eat. There have been various ways to describe how much food we should be eating. The palm of your hand is one […]

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9 HOUSEPLANTS THAT CLEAN THE AIR AND ARE ALMOST IMPOSSIBLE TO KILL

9 HOUSEPLANTS THAT CLEAN THE AIR AND ARE ALMOST IMPOSSIBLE TO KILL

| June 22, 2015

Pop quiz: which is more polluted, indoor air or outdoor air? 10 times out of 10, indoor air in your house, office or apartment is going to be worse than the air outside. Indoor air pollution has been ranked among the top 5 greatest risks to public health by the EPA, and stagnant indoor air allows pollutants […]

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Spring Musings by Christine Cantrell

Spring Musings by Christine Cantrell

| June 15, 2015

Early in the spring, some neighbors sold their lovely house with Zen gardens surrounding it. John has meditated on a cedar bench he hewed 30 years ago, in that back yard. The garden was calm and had a Japanese feel to it, with the various Buddha and St. Francis statues scattered around the moss and […]

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Horoscope-Crossword & More

International Kissing Day: July 6

International Kissing Day: July 6

| July 3, 2015

Date When Celebrated: International Kissing Day: July 6 National Kissing Day: June 19 Ahhh, it’s Kissing Day. The objective of this very special day, is to appreciate the kiss. So, go ahead and swap some spit today. Pucker up and give out a big, juicy kiss to anyone and everyone. Kissing originated thousands, and perhaps […]

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Daily Horoscope

Daily Horoscope

| November 2, 2014

  <a href=”http://www.albinoblacksheep.com/horoscope/”>Daily Horoscopes</a>Get your daily Horoscope!

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Daily Crossword Puzzle

Daily Crossword Puzzle

| October 31, 2014

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Dear Christine, Sure in Superior Twp.

Dear Christine, Sure in Superior Twp.

| June 28, 2015

Dear Christine, I’ve been with the same guy for almost two years now and we got married November 10th of 2013. Recently we opened up our relationship in order for us to play together only. We had 4 threesomes during this time. We both had some insecurity and jealousy during and after the sex with […]

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ASK THE LAWYER By: Daniel A. Gwinn, Esq.

ASK THE LAWYER By: Daniel A. Gwinn, Esq.

| June 22, 2015

This week’s question:  THE MICHIGAN UNEMPLOYMENT AGENCY WANTS ME TO PAY BACK MY UNEMPLOYMENT BENEFITS, I DON’T HAVE THE MONEY –  HELP!   QUESTION: The Michigan Unemployment Agency is demanding that I repay my unemployment benefits and they also want me to pay a huge penalty. I can’t afford it,what can I do?  ANSWER:  Eligibility […]

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Dear Christine, Clashing in Commerce Township

Dear Christine, Clashing in Commerce Township

| June 21, 2015

Dear Christine, Recently I decided to tag my boyfriend on Facebook so it shows “in a relationship with ___” instead of just “in a relationship”. We’ve been dating over a year and all of my relationships I’ve done that with. I asked how she felt about it and she said (1) that she hadn’t noticed […]

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Jurassic World by Roy Sexton (Reel Roy Reviews)

Jurassic World by Roy Sexton (Reel Roy Reviews)

| June 15, 2015

[Image Source: Wikipedia] “To a canary, a cat is a monster. We are just used to being the cat.” Jurassic World Regarding this weekend’s big summer blockbuster release Jurassic World, my animal advocate mom posted this on my Facebook wall earlier today: “But are they mean to dinosaurs? Are the dinosaurs the villains? Is it a […]

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ASK THE LAWYER By: Daniel A. Gwinn, Esq.

ASK THE LAWYER By: Daniel A. Gwinn, Esq.

| June 15, 2015

This week’s question:   QUESTION:  Am I personally responsible for the debts of my mother as her power of attorney?   ANSWER:     In most circumstances, if you have acted in accordance with the standards of care provided under the durable power of attorney document, no. As power of attorney, or attorney-in-fact, you must take reasonable […]

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Dear Christine, May-December in Monroe-Detroit

Dear Christine, May-December in Monroe-Detroit

| June 15, 2015

Dear Christine, I love reading your answers and I have a question for you. I am involved with a young woman that I adore and she adores me. We have been dating for 10 months we are very compatible and happy when we are together. She has asked me to move in with her and […]

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ASK THE LAWYER By: Daniel A. Gwinn, Esq.

ASK THE LAWYER By: Daniel A. Gwinn, Esq.

| June 8, 2015

This week’s question:  Do I have to hire an attorney to get a divorce?   QUESTION:  My husband and I want to get a divorce.  He hired a lawyer and said that I don’t need an attorney, we can just use his.  Do I have to hire my own attorney or can I just use […]

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Social Security Analyzer

Social Security Analyzer

| June 8, 2015

How the Retirement Estimator Works The Retirement Estimator gives estimates based on your actual Social Security earnings record. Please keep in mind that these are just estimates. We can’t provide your actual benefit amount until you apply for benefits. And that amount may differ from the estimates provided because: Your earnings may increase or decrease […]

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