WILL GEORGE CLOONEY & BRAD PITT SAVE A GAY BAR?
Save the Boom!
A former clubhouse for semi-closeted actors like Rock Hudson, this as an example of “heterosexualization,” noting “once-blighted neighborhoods that were settled by gays–often
because they felt unwelcome elsewhere–now are so gentrified, in many cases, that younger
people can’t afford them.”
Laguna Beach has no shortage of hotel space, but the Boom is a historical treasure.
Housed inside the city’s second-oldest hotel, it is the oldest gay bar in the western United States and an anchor of Laguna’s gay community. If the Boom were demolished, an important local institution would be
Will the lifelong bachelor and Mr. Angelina Jolie step up to the plate? Boys, it’s the least you
can do for Pride Month. But the bar’s lease is up in September, so you have to act fast! Give
us something to really celebrate and you’ll be our hero’s for life!
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