Monthly Archives: August 2009

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Whoa … today is Debbie Gibson’s birthday! Guess I’m gonna dust off my Out of the Blue tape and celebrate. Think my coworkers will mind if I spray on some Electric Youth?

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So John Dant, the owner of the Back Door, read my column this week and threw his keys at me. Of course, it was only 5:15 p.m. — I’ll have to come back at closing time and see if he does it again.

I want one!

Check out the new pink Vespa. Mama likes.

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Guns are stupid.

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It’s the last Waterfront Wednesday of the season tonight (I think), so there’s no excuse not to go. A) It’s not going to rain. B) It’s free. C) I’m bartending and you need to try one of my amazing concoctions. D) All of the above.  Cracker, Great Lake Swimmers and Will Hoge are on the […]

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Today is “Kiss and Make Up Day” and “National Second-Hand Wardrobe Day.” Do with that what you will. I probably should do a bit of the former.

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Happy 30th Birthday, Laura! May your happiness be more and your hangovers be less.

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Anyone else going to the Journey/Heart concert tonight? I want to get tipsy enough to think Steve Perry is still in the band … but not too tipsy that I don’t remember it. Anyone know where that line sits? I interviewed Nancy Wilson of Heart a few weeks back. Here’s what she had to say […]

Today’s Reason To Drink

Frickin weathermen. I was at the gym Monday morning, and they showed a 7-day forecast with stormy rain clouds in the picture every day. “Shiz,” I thought. “It’s gonna rain every day this week. I better wear my hair curly.” So not only did I change my hair around for the warning, I kept my […]

Today’s Reason To Drink

The morning is too quiet without Howard Stern. Forgot my radio in the car and am too lazy to walk and get it. Damn those sweet memories.