Explosive Report: Lessenberry Came on to Students, Had 'Passionate Kissing Sessions'
"Some day I shall kiss you; the jail time will be worth it," Lessenberry emailed one.
'I'm Giving You Gold,' Mort Crim Tells Tim and Sam on 'Detroiters' This Week
Thursday's "epidsode . . . is one of the season's funniest so far," Julie Hinds writes in the Detroit Free Press.
Restaurant Owners to Freep Critic: Eat My Shorts
Is this crow, humble pie or best served cold? We get confused.
Empire Restaurant Owner Is 'Taken Aback' by Freep's 'Brutal' Review
Freep critic Mark Kurlyandchik characterized the Brush Park spot as a "paint-by-numbers restaurant concept" and basically trashed the food.
'Best Comedy of the Summer:' Writer, Viewers Praise 'Detroiters,' but Audience Slips
A New York reviewer praises season two at its midpoint. "The city and the ad agency are guffaw-inducing platforms for the real business of being buddies."
Freep Restaurant Critic: 'Detroit Is Ready for Some Perhaps Brutal Honesty'
"I don’t want to be a shock and awe critic," food critic Mark Kurlyandchik tells WDET.
Brandstatter Ax Landed 'Without Warning or Justification' -- Freep Sports Columnist
"You don’t blindside someone like this," writes Free Press sportswriter Carlos Monarrez.
A New Sci-fi RoboCop Movie in the Works
"The original definitely had a massive effect on me as a kid," says director Neil Blomkamp. "I loved it then and it remains a classic in the end-of-20th-Century sci-fi catalog."
Media Echoes: See Why Wired and Bloomberg Get Ridiculed for Rail Depot Phrases
National publications such as Bloomberg (pictured) bring us their tired and poor descriptions of Michigan Central Station. Detour Detroit newsletter ridicules them.
Update: Fans Salute Brandstatter -- 'the Ernie Harwell for Lions Football,' One Says
"You're expecting a little more than [a dismissal phone call]. I've been doing this for 31 years," he tells sportswriter Angelique Chengelis.
Video: Woodward Stars with Broadway, Wilshire, Lincoln Highway, Other Legendary Roads
PBS host Geoffrey Baer and University Michigan urban planner Robert Fishman ride down the historic avenue in a Tuesday night program.
'I Am Back,' Jack Lessenberry Posts as He Resurfaces from a Career Dive
The veteran Metro Detroit journalist resurfaces with "Politics and Prejudices" columns each Wednesday and "my famous signature essays" at a weekday radio show starting Monday.