Tag Archives: Andrew Shirvell

How much will Ypsi’s historic Freighthouse sell for at auction, and who will our Emergency Financial Manager be?

Last night, I decided to do something I don’t usually do. Instead of just getting online and bitching about the changes that are taking place under the leadership of our current Governor, I decided to spend some time considering how, if I were so inclined, I might be able to cash in on some of […]

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Who will fight for Michigan’s struggling cities, like Ypsilanti, against the Snyder budget?

As we’ve discussed here in the past, the budget put forward by our new Governor, Rick Snyder, would appear to put a disproportionate amount of the burden on aging, urban communities, like Ypsilanti. Here are just a few of the ways that Ypsilanti will be impacted by the new budget if it is ratified. • First, […]

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Shirvell taint exposed to nation

I suspect that you’ve all seen it by now, but the Daily Show had a great piece last night on our Assistant Attorney General, Andrew Shirvell, and his creepy fascination with a much younger, gay, male undergraduate at the University of Michigan. Here’s the video: The Daily Show With Jon Stewart Mon – Thurs 11p […]

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Armstrong speaks out on Shirvell harassment

Chris Armstrong, the University of Michigan undergraduate student body President being harassed by Assistant Attorney General of Michigan Andrew Shirvell, appeared with Anderson Cooper last night. Here’s the video: While I know plenty of gay men who would love to meet Anderson Cooper, I wouldn’t wish these circumstances on anyone. To my knowledge, Shirvell, a […]

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Shirvell taint extends to Cox

Last night, I posted something here about the Assistant Attorney General of Michigan and his anonymous online harassment of an openly gay student at the University of Michigan. The student, I’m told, has since taken out a restraining order against the man, whose name is Andrew Shirvell. To my knowledge, however, no action has yet […]

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