Monthly Archives: November 2009

Today’s Reason To Drink

At the moment, I’m in love with: -Lady Gaga’s “Bad Romance” -Coffee -Mashed Potatoes -Sleeping In -Not Having Anything To Do

Today’s Reason To Drink

Happy Thanksgiving, devoted readers! Hope your hangover isn’t too intense. Remember, just drink lots of water and stuff yourself silly with all the trimmings. And then meet me for a beer later tonight.

Today’s Reason To Drink

It’s Thanksgiving Eve!! Time to go out, party and make fun of your former high-school classmates. Where’s everyone going? Probably their favorite watering hole that’s closest to their home. But if you’d like a suggestion, the awesome local band Digby is playing at O’Shea’s tonight. See you there? Good, because you owe me a beer.

Today’s Reason To Drink

Sorry if this is crass, but don’t you enjoy the sensation of feeling lighter after you … umm … go No. 2? I feel at least 5 pounds lighter, and I can feel my organs stretching and dancing and doing cartwheels. It’s one of those everyday (hopefully) feelings we never talk about … but just […]

Today’s Reason To Drink

I feel angry, agitated and overwhelmed, even though it’s a three-day week. I should be happy, gleeful and content … but somehow I gotta cram five days worth of work into three … or grumpy people will come knocking on my door.

Tomorrow’s Reason To Drink

(Taking the day off, sweets.) In my world, Sarah Palin does not exist. But Big Foots and Chupacabra roam the earth peacefully, along with unicorns and leprechauns. Rainbows are not only gay, they’re sweet when you lick them. And Care Bears tend bar. Gremlins pick up the trash. Punky Brewster is my BFF. And the […]

Today’s Reason To Drink

We’ve got a lot to celebrate today. Here’s what’s on the agenda:  -Have a Bad Day Day -Play Monopoly Day -Beaujolais Nouveau Day -World Toilet Day Well, I’m gonna skip the first one, because so far my day isn’t too bad, even though I had a Nazi spin class instructor who shouted at us like […]

Jeromy Edwards & his award-winning Cider Manhattan

  After searching the country for the nation’s ultimate well-crafted Manhattans, Woodford Reserve bourbon and Esquire magazine have crowned Jeromy Edwards from Louisville, Kentucky and his “Cider Manhattan” as the “Master of the Manhattan” for 2009. Edwards’ cocktail was reviewed by a distinguished panel of experts along with the seven other bartenders creations from across the country. Edwards and […]

Bar Belle from 11/18/09 LEO Weekly

Give a warm, fizzy welcome to the Louisville Beer Store!

Today’s Reason To Drink

I had Turducken last night for the first time. If you’re unfamiliar, it’s a combo of turkey, duck and chicken, smattered into one sliced chunk of meat, or poultry, I guess. I didn’t like it but had to try it. Kinda like that threesome in college — I like my meals and bedroom deals one […]