Eastsider LA on last week's designation of Silver Lake's The Black Cat, now the Le Barcito, as a cultural historic landmark: "Maybe landmark status for The Black Cat and gay anger and frustration generated by the approval of Prop. 8 might stir more interest in Los Angeles gay history, which included a great many notable people and places in Silver Lake and the rest of the Eastside." More on the history of the bar here. [Eastsider LA]
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