Wolfie stopped by to tell Howard about his recent attempt to interview attendees of San Francisco's annual Folsom Street Fair, an informal convention for gay BDSM subculture: "One of the worst decisions of my life. This place was like Sodom & Gomorrah meets Mad Max's Thunderdome. 400,000 naked gay guys packed into a couple-block space. You couldn't move through the crowd. … Guys [were] just stroking their dongs, walking around."
Wolfie said he conducted as many interviews as he could, including slave-animal "cubs", their latex-"Panther" masters, and at least one bareback porn retailer--but eventually had to bolt, recoiling at the sight of "people getting beaten with whips, blood streaking off their back. My throat started closing up. It was intense. I had to get the hell out of there. The smell! The smell of man-ass, leather, latex, sweat... "