You saw Christine Borden’s Appealing Events piece on last weekend’s Union Square kiss in. VidSF’s Ronn Vigh was there with the “drag queens and everyone,” as they kissed in an effort to “show our strength and the fact that we will continue to kiss no matter what people try to say and do to us.”

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Eve Batey is the editor and publisher of the San Francisco Appeal. She used to be the San Francisco Chronicle's Deputy Managing Editor for Online, and started at the Chronicle as their blogging and interactive editor. Before that, she was a co-founding writer and the lead editor of SFist. She's been in the city since 1997, presently living in the Outer Sunset with her husband, cat, and dog. You can reach Eve at

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