I took it a bit differently. My understanding of CC's comment wasn't so much about stereotyping as it was "bad apple" syndrome (as he said himself). Never mind Cap Hill or Darrington, we can pick on Renton/MV...most folks living along there are plenty nice, same as you and me. Unfortunately when I think of 169 first thing that comes to mind is how I'm going to access the ol' Seedy and enjoy a few hours chasing 'bows w/o having my truck windows busted out and stereo missing. So that becomes the reputation there. It's what I've experienced. It's what I know. Anyhow, maybe CC will weigh back in here but that's my loose interpretation. I didn't see any intentional darts hurled at the gay community or anyone else...maybe not the most pc example he gave but I got the point.