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The 2014 SF Midwinter Bar Workers Ball- 10 Years United In Nightlife

Ten years ago, when I was just a […]

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Dispatches From The Road, México: Taco Tripping

[caption id="attachment_67805" align="aligncenter" width="600"] The boys from Borrego.[/caption] Ay, los tacos. Is there really any more perfect food? Compact, convenient, little envelopes of heaven. And, now, apparently an

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Dispatches From The Road, México: DF Turkey Trot

[caption id="attachment_67722" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Terms of dismemberment.[/caption] In November 2005, after having lived in Mexico City for close to a year, I lost my appendix. By lost, I

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Dispatches From The Road, Puerto Vallarta: Pinning On Tail At Ándale

[caption id="attachment_67697" align="aligncenter" width="550"] Let's just say, not "Mission" style.[/caption] From the minute I set foot in the Zona Romántica, I was directed by friends and strangers alike

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Dispatches From The Road: Getting Your Feet Wet at Noah’s in Puerto Vallarta

Ah, Puerto Vallarta. San Franciscans may be delusional about the clemency of their own weather, but when it comes to doing the tropical beach getaway, nothing short of

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Come Dunk City Officials For Dollars at the 40th Annual Castro Street Fair

  Once a year, as the day’s light develops its golden October hue, Castro Street takes on a look akin of yesteryear, when bronzed boys hung out of

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Filth and Frugality at Folsom Sunday 9/29

It’s hard to say why, but when it comes to queer civic celebrations, Folsom probably is at the top in the cash spent department. Not

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Farewell Widow Norton- The Imperial State Funeral of José Julio Sarria

[caption id="attachment_66448" align="aligncenter" width="300"] Her Imperial Highness, José Julio Sarria I. The Widow Norton. Empress of San Francisco, Queen Forever[/caption] It was on a cold damp evening, 133

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Turntables, Tamales and Tippling on the Cheap at Disco Daddy Sun. 9/1

Well, fellow urban co-habitants, we are in day three of having the place all to ourselves and what’s better is, since a good majority of us have

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Broke-Ass of the Week: MicahTron + FREE Passes to Her & RYE RYE Sat. 8/3 @ Hard French!

Every week we feature a different person from the community shedding a little light on their life of brokeitude. Who knows, maybe you’ll learn something about the human