Hundreds of Gays Rallied In LA and There Wasn’t a Go-Go Boy In Sight

While discrimination in Social Security benefits for same-sex couples is a hugely important issue, getting hundreds of queers to show up at an event in West Hollywood really only requires a half-price drink special. That said, apathy is a plague, so seeing the Los Angeles Gay and Lesbian Center manage to get hundreds of good folks (and federal and state lawmakers) to RSVP to its Rock for Equality event, to protest a social ill, well, that’s pretty impressive.