Monthly Archives: October 2010

Today’s Reason To Drink

Happy Halloween weekend! Where is everyone going? Where are the best parties? I’ve stopped worrying about the contests — there’s no way you’re going to win when you’re competing against professional costumers. Plus, I don’t want to be tied down to any one place all night. So I’m gonna make the rounds, staying close to […]

Hobgoblin mugs @ Flanagan’s tonight!

Every Thursday Flanagan’s (934 Baxter Ave.)┬átaps a new beer and offers dedicated drinkers a free glass — usually with the beer’s logo on it. Sometimes there are unique glasses, as opposed to the standard pint glass. Case in point — tonight’s tapping of Hobgoblin at 8 p.m. Check out the photo. I was lucky to […]

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I’m not slurring my speech, I’m speaking in cursive.

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Yes please …

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My martini pumpkin …

Walkmans no more??

Sony said it will no longer produce its Walkman cassette player. The horror! What am I to do with the suitcases full of tapes in my closet? My ears were glued to a Walkman in the late ’80s — I never went anywhere without it, especially road trips, my brother’s T-ball games and journeys to […]

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Gonna carve up a pumpkin tonight … any suggestions on what to make?

Butchertown Oktoberfest

Don’t forget about the Oktoberfest in Butchertown tomorrow, Oct. 23! It goes from 5-11 p.m. and features beer and live music (Babyfishmouth, Supertruck, The Bad Reeds), at the Butchertown Pointe, 1205 E. Washington St. See you there!

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Friends are nifty.

Car-Free Happy Hour @ Vernon Lanes

The Car-Free Happy Hour turns 1 today … and in celebration, the dedicated drinkers are hiking and biking over to Vernon Lanes, 1575 Story Ave., tonight at 5:30. And all that exercise will be worth it — because there’ll be cake and beer to celebrate. Get your wheels on over to the Vernon!