NY: Straight Girl Takes On Gay Nightlife

Author: , September 30th, 2011

New York Gay NightlifeIt takes some serious balls–or lack of–to be a straight female in the world of gay nightlife. But Jamie T. Ranieri, better known under her handle A Fruit Fli, has managed to infiltrate the system over the years by working with promoters like Josh Wood. “I met a boy named Alex from Cork, Ireland,” the Las Vegas native says of her introduction to gay nightlife. “When he moved to New York, Urge, Splash and XL became my home.” Her Tuesday night party, Pour Les Garcons, moves from La Pomme to The Ritz next week and becomes Tijuana Tuesdays. So, we pulled out our swatter and got this fly to buzz.

Choose One: Chelsea, Hell’s Kitchen, West Village, Lower East Side
Chelsea.

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John Cusack and Christopher Walken.

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