Bar manager Doug Youngblood said business on Thursday night was half of what it typically is. But, Youngblood said he understands where the queens and patrons are coming from. Youngblood said he has urged Marsh to publicly apologize and believes that he will. The trouble began when racist Facebook posts from its owner Palmer Marsh, made the rounds on social media. Wrote Hunnewell, in part :. I have an immediate obligation to those dedicated souls and once their lives are stabilized I will seek new opportunities.
They decided the next day to move to Atlanta. Back then, those were the only places where he could comfortably hang out and be himself. In the s, lesbians counted the Otherside Lounge and Revolution as mainstays, and the Black gay crowd frequented the likes of Bulldogs.
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