How to Respond When the Gay Pride Flag is Removed from City Hall

Thanks to punkpink is a bandits tip and Queers Without Borders for sharing this video clip. “How to Tell People They Sound Racist” is the basic formula one can follow for telling someone s/he sounds sexist or heterosexist or whatever. For more about how and why the rainbow flag at City Hall was removed before its time, check out the previous blog links.

with shovels and rakes and implements of destruction

There are a number of ways to become more intimate with Hartford. In September, there is a bicycle and walking tour that takes participants for a ten or twenty-five mile loop around the city. There is a historical walking tour focused on downtown. There are even several progressive dinners in the West End which basically give you a tour of the homes in this area.

I’d like to lead people on trash tours.

Classic Movies at City Steam

City Steam Brewery will now be showing “classic” movies on Monday nights in the Richardson Room, which is back behind where the pool tables are.

Here is the schedule for the next few weeks:
June 15: The Breakfast Club
June 22: Rear Window
June 29: ET
July 6: Jaws
July 13: National Lampoon’s Vacation
July 20: Stand By Me
July 27: Dirty Dancing

Doors open at 6:30 (though the restaurant is open before that) and films start at 7pm. Admisson is free