Founded in , the shelter gets its name from an old mining term. The name resulted in national attention for the shelter in in particular, when online blog Jezebel poked fun at the name, and even David Letterman mentioned the shelter on his show. Lovishchuk said the name change is primarily because of the sexual definition. Complaints about cruise ship emissions and violations are both on track for… Continue reading. This report contains public information available to the Empire from law enforcement… Continue reading.
Glory Hole no more? Downtown homeless shelter changes name
Over the years, the name drew attention from outside media thanks to an alternative definition used in sexual slang. Glory Hole t-shirts are still available for purchase. Lovishchuk said they can be ordered online or by calling the shelter. The event is co-hosted by The Rendezvous:. Quinn will be accompanied on stage by Nick Carpenter of Medium Build. The Details: There will be a mix of seating and standing room on a first come basis.
Yes there is. This is the actual name of an emergency homeless shelter in Juneau, Alaska. I was so convinced that this was a joke that I phoned the Glory Hole, where I got an answering machine message informing me that it was, in fact, the Glory Hole. It's run by a group called Juneau Cooperative Christian Ministry , which I really feel is objectively a better name than the Glory Hole. There's no news here.