They can network with other queer and trans folks. Over the weekend, Outan American LGBT magazine, published an op-ed calling on Unless gay bars are men to "stop telling women they can't be in gay bars. Portland duo Fox Medicine recall the intersection of environmentalism and wicked humor in the earliest grunge, and offer up their own brand of "bubblegum doom" on "Comfort Pony".
You guys have some awesome bars. That's not to say that there is anything wrong with straight clubs. Having one sober person in your group will not only help insure you get home safely, it could also help scare off those who want to take advantage of any intoxicated state you might be in.
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The middle-aged mother at B Bar who just had to get my phone number to give to her son was acting completely within reason, because he wasn't there. I know Sex and the City created the rule that women must go out in groups of four, but that doesn't apply to places where men go to meet each other.
He helped make me feel comfortable in gay nightlife and, eventually by extension, being gay in everyday life. I tried to politely extricate myself from the situation when I felt a hand grab mine. None of them are here.