Different scholars, homos, club kids, and gay partiers will argue when dance clubs really came into being, but their significance in gay culture and gay cruising is undeniable. Just be sure to make a list of what you need before entering this store, because from the cosmetics section to the lawn furniture department, one handsome distraction after another awaits…and no one really needs to spend that much time in Target. Linger until everyone has left the restroom. X tell them all this? Armstrong, my life was changed forever. I wondered how it would feel to go to their bade-sahab? People broadcast themselves on social media now and have personal or intimate phone calls in public places, a genuine change from days past.
And that brings me to my next slide.
Which means it also became the place to see and be seen flexing your muscles for the most sculpted boys in town. Sites catering exclusively to gay dating and personals came later. I recall fucking someone at the edge of a park with a clear view across a canyon, and it was exciting, putting on a show where you were almost certain there was no audience.
At this popular West Hollywood outpost, all of the above are on the menu.