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Gay bathhouse blasts other venues as ‘immoral’ for staying open

After Lance Bass was criticized for keeping his West Hollywood restaurant and bar open (Rocco's) and allowed crowds to pack in, while other local businesses closed to assist public health efforts, now management of a bathhouse in London is issuing similar criticisms of a similar situation
Tags: London, Life, Lifestyle, Lance Bass, Queerty, Gaycities Link, West Hollywood, Rocco, Bathhouses

Are bathhouses about to make a comeback?

The city of San Francisco will consider revoking a 1980s law that banned bathhouses in the city. In the 1970s, bathhouses acted as magnets for gay men, both to meet other singles and to experience music, dancing and social time. That changed with the AIDS crisis of the 1980s, which prompted major cities like New York and San Francisco to shutter the popular gay bathing spots. Laws required the removal of private rooms and video booths, as well as to have a “monitor” on-site to make sure nobody ...
Tags: Feature, New York, Life, Aids, Lifestyle, San Francisco, Bay, Ad Friendly, Bathhouses, Raphael Mandelman, Mandelman

It’s time for gay sex spaces to become more accessible to disabled people

It's rare to see disabled people in bathhouses, but perhaps we could change that.
Tags: Life, Lifestyle, Evergreen, Disabilities, Queerty, Andrew Gurza, Bathhouses, Sex Parties

11 iconic gay destinations that have endured the Grindr Generation

The Grindr Generation has made hooking up as easy as ordering pizza, and with that, fewer gays seem to be going out to the old school haunts that helped shape previous LGBT generations.
Tags: Florida, Lifestyle, Grindr, Ad Friendly, Gaycities Link, Bathhouses