That's why we've got this cheat-sheet of great bars for meeting single people at.They are all set up with cozy booths, have great vibes, and -- whether they're classy cocktail bars or dark dives -- that inexplicable sexiness that makes closing time have double meaning.Given you spend your time on your knees ------- off your favorite Muslim, a little more spit shouldn’t make a bit of difference.Now go pick the fetal tissue from between your teeth.”And then, I kid you not, it got worse.Women with high profiles online are finding that some men who disagree with them — about politics, movies, tech issues, sports or pretty much anything — can’t confine their criticism to the substance of the issue. And it’s happening so often that it may be driving women off the Internet.All of my journo colleagues have been on the receiving end of emails, letters or tweets that call them fascists or commies or morons or all three. The name-calling may have no logic, but at least it’s more or less gender-neutral and in some way relevant to the story or column that attracted the readers’ attention. A female colleague recently heard from a man who disagreed with something she had written. If she didn’t take down the blogpost, he said he would kill her and “rape your corpse.”This problem is front and center now because well-regarded writer Amanda Hess has written in Pacific Standard about her online stalker, “headlessfemalepig,” and the astounding threats of sexual violence directed at her on Twitter: “Happy to say we live in the same state.How, I have to wonder, does someone feel free to write such a thing to an absolute stranger and then send it under an easily findable Web name?
This (not so) hidden, underground speakeasy rests in the midst of Hollywood Blvd and was once called one of our sexiest bars in LA, so it’s only natural it makes our list for best bars in LA if you’re single.There’s also the even-more-hidden Valentino room, which offers its own private bar and plush seating for those looking to escape from the hustle and bustle of the typically cramped dance floor -- and have a little, uh, alone time.The name alone is the first sign that people at Good Times At Davey Wayne's are there to enjoy themselves -- and the totally decked-out '70s-themed ambiance help make that anything-goes vibe a reality.”As Hess discovered, a Pew Research Center poll found that over five years of its research, 72.5% of the ugly online incidents reported to the group Working to Halt Online Abuse came from women.The Internet is idealized as an equal-opportunity online community, but it can’t be much of one if such savagery can’t be kept in check.