Queer Street


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Queer Street

condition of financial insolvency. [Am. Usage: Misc.]
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Ironically Queer Street closed its doors during the time the case ran its course, though Mr Barton said that was a commercial decision and in its place they had opened RSVP, a private hire venue for upmarket parties and functions.
The music mogul owns Manchester nightspot Queer and has gone to court to try to get a rival bar called Queer Street to change its name.
Sadly, it also ultimately lands us in Queer Street. Keynes, the arch proponent of this policy, dismissed long-term concerns about it by saying "in the long run we'll all be dead".
There is a general belief in economics that most working people in the West are just about two or three pay cheques away from queer street.
Still more shocking is the fact that, in the same year, Patrick Dennis--creator of Auntie Mame, the gayest work that's not about homosexuality ever written--penned a contemptuous account of Tennessee Williams' characters as "woefully unpleasant and decidedly from the wrong side of Queer Street." This is a salutary reminder of how far even gay critics could be conditioned to pander to the assumed values of their readership.
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What is absolutely certain is that if you are a racing or football punter and you place too much importance on a team or animal's last outing you are destined to find your new address being 1 The Poor House, Queer Street, Skintsville.
He's hardly living on Queer Street (more like Easy Street, some might say) but, as he ponders a life of lie-ins - or, perhaps, a well-paid directorship in the private sector - the Liverpool council chief executive could surely have done without what all highprofile bosses dread.
Queer Street: The Rise and Fall of an American Culture, 1947-1985 by James McCourt (W.W.
FORGET Tannadice, Kerrydale or Firhill Street almost every club in the SPL is in Queer Street.
I'd like to see queer versions of exploring subcultural life, views which we don't get a chance to see in mainstream media, for example, older lesbian couples, queer street kids.'
I never used the word "subjectivity" in the '8os, though I was fond of "gap," "blank page," "masculine," " and "feminine." I planned to call my first book of poems Queer Street, nineteenth-century British slang for shady circumstances, debt, bankruptcy, blackmail.