Jul 27. 2012
Throw Your Mittens Up!
Last Tuesday, all of the Detroit family showed up on the stage of the best hip hop venue in town.
Nov 14. 2011
Life in the D: Talking to Strangers
Until now, I’d only say “hi” to a stranger if I were hiking past them in the mountains higher than 4000 feet. Now, I always try to be the first one who say Detroiters’ mantra: “How’re you doin’?”
Sep 25. 2011
Detroit metaphor #4: let Detroit be Detroit!
In all the chaos (of appealing possibilities) that outsiders see in Detroit, the city ends up being compared to a lot of things. But no, Detroit is not Berlin, Brooklyn, Tribeca nor Portland!
Aug 15. 2011
The D-oughnut – a Detroit metaphor #1
As we explored the city, we stummbled upon this more racial version of the doughnut metaphor we had already heard.