Category: Arts & Entertainment

NSFW rap goddess CupcakKe will make you uncomfortable at the Crofoot

Her Twitter handle is @MarilynMonhoe and her videos have accrued over 46 million views — needless to say, there is nothing subtle about Chicago-based rapper CupcakKe — her hypersexual message may not be for the faint of heart. Though a slight departure from her Cum Cake and S.T.D. EPs, the raunchy rap queen’s latest LP Ephorize dives deep into her totally rational obsession with the “D.” 

Farmer’s Hand owners announce offshoot cafe, Folk, to open in Corktown



A popular Corktown cafe and market will soon have a sibling, according to a press release sent this afternoon. [content-5]
The Farmer’s Hand has quickly gained esteem as a spot to get all Michigan-made products, including fresh produce, and wine, along with pre-made sandwiches.
[content-3] Farmer’s Hand owners Kiki Louya and Rohani Foulkes announced today they will open a sister spot called Folk Detroit, which will serve as more of a cafe.…

Melvindale student charged after threatening to ‘shoot up the school’ on Snapchat



A Melvindale 15-year-old has been charged with making a terrorist threat or false report of terrorism after telling a classmate via Snapchat that he planned to “shoot up the school” and including a photo of a someone holding a gun. 

Ted Nugent seems to think Parkland shooting survivors are ‘actors’



So much for that kinder, gentler Nuge we were promised.

As reported by Media Matters, the “Motor City Madman” posted an article on his Facebook page pushing a right-wing conspiracy theory alleging survivors of Florida’s Parkland school massacre were “coached” actors.…

MDOC ordered to pay $16K over assault on mentally ill Muslim inmate



A federal judge ordered the Michigan Department of Corrections to pay an inmate $16,500 after it was found that a corrections officer assaulted an inmate and attempted to cover up the incident.

Several other officers were also disciplined for taking part in the cover up, while the officer who committed the assaulted was suspended 15 days.

MDOC ordered to pay $16K over assault on mentally ill Muslim inmate



A federal judge ordered the Michigan Department of Corrections to pay an inmate $16,500 after it was found that a corrections officer assaulted an inmate and attempted to cover up the incident.

Several other officers were also disciplined for taking part in the cover up, while the officer who committed the assaulted was suspended 15 days.

Detroit’s only campground to reopen after more than a decade



Starting this spring, Detroit youth will be able to once again camp in the city when Rouge Park’s Scout Hollow, Detroit’s only (official) campground, is set to reopen after more than a decade.

Legends of Wrestling to powerslam Fraser Hockeyland Arena this spring


Iron your spandex, prepare your battle cries, and get ready to smash some folding chairs — the Legends of Wrestling tour is bringing the heat to metro Detroit.

Legends of Wrestling will deliver live matches and ringside smackdowns inside of the Fraser Hockeyland Arena on Saturday, April 21.…