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That seemed like a good idea and, for a while, it worked.
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Holiday Guide A guide to this holiday season's gifts, outings, eats, and more. Since many Bay Area residents view the ball's fetish acts, half-nude patrons, and sex-toy demos as a once-in-a-lifetime right of passage, the promoters must continually recruit a new base of customers. Many longtime Exotic Erotic Ball attendees were apparently unwilling to travel to Richmond, an industrial city located 25 miles northeast of San Francisco, citing its longtime reputation for being crime-plagued the city's own police department described Richmond as having a chronic violent crime problem for "decades" and in was ranked as the 6th most dangerous city in the United States. October 22, at 3: Schwartz says the organizers had not fulfilled their contract, so the limo company decided not to do business with them. Additional Slideshows 55 slides. What the event really lost by doing so at the last minute was the trust of all the thousands of loyal fans who thought this was more than about the bucks.