Sunday, January 23, 2005

New Gay District Coming to Spokane, Wa...

"Gay activists in this staid Washington city are planning to create a neighborhood of gay-oriented homes, businesses and nightlife — a development religious conservatives contend would clash with Spokane's family-centered culture."

"It would help youth struggling with their sexuality to realize they don't have to go away to a big city to be gay. You can be gay right here in Spokane," he said.

SPOKANE IS A PRETTY CONSERVATIVE TOWN, SO THIS COMES AS A BIT OF A SURPRISE TO ME... I THINK THE QUOTE ABOUT HOW THIS DISTRICT IS NEEDED SO PEOPLE CAN BE "GAY RIGHT HERE IN SPOKANE" PARTICULARLY HILARIOUS...

Yahoo! News - Efforts Under Way to Create Gay District