It may seem odd to a newcomer in the land of misfit toys that perfect strangers happily rattle off their dire pains and peccadilloes over a casual pint. Unlike Los Angelinos, whose emotional exhibitionism can often be excused as audition exercises, San Franciscans seem to reveal the travesties of their lives just to appear interesting. "Life should be art," said one highly specialized drama queen, "or at least as good as a cheap soap opera." Here's a rundown of... More >>>