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BARchive: Homo Base

BARchive: Homo Base

  • by Jim Provenzano
  • Mar 21, 2011

Like a yin-yang of stalwart athleticism and Bacchan celebration, gay bars and gay sports have gone together for more than half a century.

BARchive: My Funny Valentine

BARchive: My Funny Valentine

  • by Dr. Jack Fritscher
  • Feb 12, 2011

When Gavin Newsom opened the romantic rotunda of City Hall for gay marriage on Valentine's Weekend 2004, he became King of Hearts. Lovers from around the globe flew to San Francisco to wed on Newsom's sweeping staircase.

BARchive: Happy Endups

BARchive: Happy Endups

  • by Jim Provenzano
  • Jan 29, 2011

The Endup, one of San Francisco's oldest nightclubs, has managed to endure 38 years of tumultuous history while maintaining its popularity.

Chuck of Montclair

Chuck of Montclair

  • by Nez Pas
  • Mar 11, 1982

Known to many as "Chuck of Montclair," Chuck Kuhlke earned that title as a hairdresser in the Montclair area of Oakland.