Queer Issue 2011

PRIDE TOP 5: Bobby Viteritti's sleaze songs

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DJ Bobby Viteritti, the resident DJ at San Francisco's legendary Trocadero Transfer from 1977 - 1981, appears on the new Horse Meat Disco CD, Horse Meat Disco III -- he curates a disc of favorite "sleaze songs." And you KNOW he's got the dance floor goods, henny. After the jump, he sleazes us up and reminds us how hot Pride used to get (and will this weekend again).

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PRIDE TOP 5: Horse Meat Disco

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Magical UK disco foursome Horse Meat Disco (the four horsemen of the discopocalypse?) are joining House of Stank at Juanita More's super-kiki Pride party on Sunday -- and hottie Jim Stanton from the quartet has gifted us with his Pride Top 5. Get ready to twirl, because there's also a hot-hot Horsemeat minimix after the jump, celebrating the upcoming July 4 release of their third compilation disc, Horsemeat III (holy mirrorballs, Duck Man, just check out this track list). Get into it.

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PRIDE TOP 5: House of Stank

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House of Stank is coming to town for Pride, playing Sunday at Juanita More!'s infamous pool party. We asked the NYC house and tech duo -- W. Jeremy, who many will recognize from his years in SF, and Christy Love -- for a top 5 list of their favorite Pride tracks, from booty-tech to old-school End Up classics.

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The Queer Issue 2011

Ride over the rainbow with Kreayshawn, Roaddawgs, Susie Bright, the annual Hot Pink List and our mega-guide to hot Pride action. 

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Every year we bring it for Pride -- attempting to represent the incredibly varied and creative community we call queer. This is an impossible task, of course, but that doesn't mean we don't try! We really try. So strap on those rainbow knickers, hop on a unicorn, and let's dive in. 

>>EDITOR'S NOTES

Queer youth and you

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The Guardian Hot Pink List 2011

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For the past few years, as part of our annual Queer Issue, we've rounded up a few of the people who have inspired us with their unique approaches to queer life. Whether they're activists, artists, performers, or just plain hot-to-trot rabble-rousers, they've made our queer hearts beat a little faster (and reminded us of the fantastic diversity and dedication of the community). This year, we've gathered together another Hot Pink bunch, and asked them. "What inspires you right now -- and what could the queer community use more of?" This year's Hot Pink List was photographed by Keeney + Law

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Queer Issue 2011: Scenes from the road

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Eager to include the voices of queer youth in our 2011 Queer Issue, we asked the artists at Roaddawgz, a Tenderloin homeless youth creative drop-in center, to submit art that addressed the realities of being young and queer today. Here's some selections from the amazing works they sent in: Read more »

Getting what you want

Second annual This Is What I Want plumbs the nature of desire

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Go with the flow

QUEER ISSUE: Oakland rap phenom Kreayshawn reps a casual Bay sexuality

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arts@sfbg.com

QUEER "I don't like titles. I'm an open-minded person. I'm not going to shoot anybody down based on gender or color," Kreayshawn told me over the phone. "I've dated girls. I've dated guys. And I've felt the same way for both."Read more »

She's got the look

Cat Perez's Lesbians in San Francisco blog captures queer hotness

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culture@sfbg.com

QUEER Apparently being a lesbian is the hottest new trend — so much so that middle-aged white dudes are posing as gay ladies, writing famous blogs and filling entire websites with lesbian content. (Yes, I'm talking to you, "Amina" and "Paula.") Really?Read more »

Bright on

Dyke porn pioneer Susie Bright opens up with Big Sex Little Death

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