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“How can humanity be saved if it doesn’t evolve?” Avengers: Age of Ultron by Roy Sexton (Reel Roy Reviews)

“How can humanity be saved if it doesn’t evolve?” Avengers: Age of Ultron by Roy Sexton (Reel Roy Reviews)

| May 3, 2015

[Image Source: Wikipedia] Avengers: Age of Ultron is all you might hope it should be. And that’s part of its problem. I feel in writing this review that I may as well be discussing a plate of really fabulous spaghetti: so much tasty sameness, so many empty carbs, no discernible beginning/middle/end, satisfying a craving that I […]

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ASK THE LAWYER By: Daniel A. Gwinn, Esq.  Is my soon-to-be ex-wife entitled to part of my pension?

ASK THE LAWYER By: Daniel A. Gwinn, Esq. Is my soon-to-be ex-wife entitled to part of my pension?

| May 3, 2015

This week’s question:  Is my soon-to-be ex-wife entitled to part of my pension?   QUESTION: My wife and I have been married for 10 years and are now going through a divorce.  I have been working at my company for 20 years and have a pension and a 401(k) plan through my employer.  My wife […]

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Dear Christine, Conflicted in Clinton Twp

Dear Christine, Conflicted in Clinton Twp

| May 3, 2015

Dear Christine, My partner is crazy excited about the idea that marriage may become totally legal soon in Michigan. He has been very active in supporting the fight both financially and going to all the rallies. We have never had a ceremony in our 24 years together.Wearesolid and we both know it. We have taken […]

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Weddings & More

With Legal Marriage, Comes Legal Responsibilities

With Legal Marriage, Comes Legal Responsibilities

| May 1, 2015

With Legal Marriage, Comes Legal Responsibilities With marriage equality on the horizon, LGBT couples have a number of important legal matters to consider before and after tying the knot.  Although a valid marriage license provides many legal benefits, all couples need to ensure their families and assets are protected.  The Shelton & Deon Law Group […]

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GOAL’s Wedding Resource Guide

GOAL’s Wedding Resource Guide

| April 29, 2015

Welcome to Best of GOAL’s Wedding Guide, a comprehensive online guide for brides, grooms and planners. First, congratulations on your engagement! We understand how exciting yet challenging planning a wedding can be, we are dedicated to helping you plan the day of your dreams. Take a look at our weekly featured wedding articles that will keep you […]

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Reasons Why Hiring a Great Caterer Completes Your Function

Reasons Why Hiring a Great Caterer Completes Your Function

| March 15, 2015

Reasons Why Hiring a Great Caterer Completes Your Function When planning a corporate function your choice of caterer should guarantee your guest’s enjoyment. Here are some of the most important reasons to carefully consider your choice: Guests Often Remember the Catering as Much as Any Other Aspect of the Event Great food and service make […]

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Health-Fitness-Featured Biz

5 Ways to be Happier in the Next 5 Minutes

5 Ways to be Happier in the Next 5 Minutes

| May 3, 2015

Happiness is a lifelong pursuit of meaning, purpose, and fulfillment. But while it could take years of persistence to deeply transform your life, there are scientifically-tested strategies that have been shown to provide an immediate happiness boost. Such activities provide a modest but lingering increase in happiness, but when practiced consistently over time, they become […]

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Spring Musings by Christine Cantrell

Spring Musings by Christine Cantrell

| May 3, 2015

Gardening is my passion in my free time.  It is my way of grounding myself, meditating and creating beauty in my world.  Once the snow is gone, I can be found wandering around my yard, tending to flowers, bushes and trees.  Dividing and transplanting perennials is an early spring chore.  April usually brings dandelion digging […]

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Eating Right?  Exercising? Not losing Weight?

Eating Right? Exercising? Not losing Weight?

| April 24, 2015

Do you eat well, exercise often, and still feel like you’re not losing that stubborn weight? Truth is, eating well and exercising often is a very relative and general statement. If we’re honest with ourselves, I’m sure we could admit that we’re all capable of trying a little harder in both areas. Total-body wellness is […]

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Horoscope-Crossword & More

Bird Day, National Bird Day and Migratory Bird Day

Bird Day, National Bird Day and Migratory Bird Day

| May 3, 2015

Bird Day, National Bird Day and Migratory Bird Day When: Bird Day is always May 4th National Bird Day is celebrated on January 5th International Migratory Bird Day observed on the second Saturday in May People love birds. Bird watching is a favorite pastime of millions of people. It is the most popular of hobbies, […]

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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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Other Recent Posts

by Reel Roy Reviews

by Reel Roy Reviews

| April 30, 2015

[Image Source: Google Images] Last year about this time, my talented pal Rebecca Biber and I traded point/counterpoint on The Grand Budapest Hotel. I loathed it (see here), and she loved it (see here). Twelve months later, we find ourselves at (not quite as extreme) loggerheads over the similarly Oscar-winning film Whiplash (now available on […]

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

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

| April 27, 2015

This week’s question:  I HEARD I CAN KEEP THE GOVERNMENT FROM GETTING MY HOUSE IF I GET A “QUICK CLAIM DEED” AND PUT MY SON ON MY HOUSE.  IS THIS TRUE? QUESTION:  I am getting older and I want to make sure that my house goes to my son when I die.  I don’t want […]

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Dear Christine, Done in Detroit

Dear Christine, Done in Detroit

| April 27, 2015

I am lucky to be married to the most wonderful and gorgeous man in the world. As long as I’ve known him, he gets a ton of attention. For 10 years he has been loyal to me and never cheated. I was worried in the early years because of all the guys flirting with him […]

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Guest review … “At least our dinner was good.” Mr. Turner by Roy Sexton (Reel Roy Reviews)

Guest review … “At least our dinner was good.” Mr. Turner by Roy Sexton (Reel Roy Reviews)

| April 27, 2015

[Image Source: Wikipedia] Second guest review of the week. I’m sensing a trend here. Either I’ve grown too lazy to see (and write) about movies this month, or my friends and family have become inspired by this blog to offer their cinematic musings to the world. Or both. My parents saw two movies this week […]

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Inferno Bar & Nightclub

Inferno Bar & Nightclub

| April 24, 2015

In case you haven’t heard the news, there’s a new bar in town. Alex Sanchez and his partner John Brisson have purchased the old Stilettos bar, a long established nightclub for the LGBT community. The new and renovated, Inferno Detroit, has a fully diversified staff: Straight, Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender, and all of them friendly […]

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

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

| April 20, 2015

This week’s question:  Is free rent income for child support purposes?   QUESTION: My husband and I are going through a divorce.  He has moved in with his parents and is paying nothing for room and board.  Does his free rent count toward child support?   ANSWER:   In order to determine what is included in […]

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50 Things to do in Michigan this Summer

50 Things to do in Michigan this Summer

| April 20, 2015

Climb the big dune at Sleeping Bear Dunes National Park. Spend the day at Mackinac Island. Catch a Tigers game at Comerica Park. Take a copper mine tour in the U.P. Visit Fort Michilimackinac with your kids. Go for a swim in Lake Michigan. Go camping at one of the numerous state or private campgrounds. […]

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Dear Christine, Hurting in Hamtramck

Dear Christine, Hurting in Hamtramck

| April 20, 2015

Dear Christine, She broke my heart. I have been dating someone for just under a year and I fell hard. She really got me worried this weekend when she said we need to talk. I thought OMG she’s dumping me!How could it be worse? It is! She has told me that she has a hobby […]

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