Monthly Archive: June 2013

Meet in the Castro at 6:30 on the Day of Decision 3

DOMA is Dead, Prop 8 Backers Have No Standing

The U.S. Supreme Court issued long-awaited decisions on two same-sex marriage cases this morning, ruling that the Defense of Marriage Act is unconstitutional and anti-gay activists have no standing to challenge a lower court opinion on California’s Proposition 8. In time-honored fashion, San Franciscans are expected to gather en masse...

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Fitness SF shuts down steam room at Castro location

Everyone’s heard a story from a friend (or a friend of a friend) getting a little something more than just a workout at Fitness SF in the Castro. Well it looks like the family-owned fitness chain has had enough of the hanky panky and will be shutting down the steam...

BuzzFeed's Number One of Eighteen Reasons to love Dolores Park 5

BuzzFeed’s Dolores Park #FAIL

Castro Biscuit staff got up really, really early this morning like many Castro denizens on pins and needles awaiting what we hoped would be a victorious announcement from the US Supreme Court dismantling California’s bigoted, Prop. 8 and its federal cousin, the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA), that never came....

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Daimaru Sushi now Makli Chinese Cuisine

The owners of the tucked away sushi restaurant on 16th and Sanchez, Daimaru Sushi, have recently changed the format from sushi and Japanese cuisine to Chinese cuisine and rebranded as Makli Chinese Cuisine (290 Sanchez Street). The reviews on Yelp for the old sushi spot garnered them a 3.5 out of 5...