It's just one small, seedy strip. But it meant a world to a lot of people over the decades. Hank Stuever has a moving piece on the end of D.C.'s drag and sex block in Southeast, all to make way for a baseball stadium, when Washington has a perfectly good one as it is. Oh well. My TNR essay on the end of gay culture can be read here. A Christianist sneer can be found here.
(Photo: Aaron Tone.)