Category Archives: Out and About

Groupon’s Swearing Off Alcohol (In Some States)

Groupon is getting in trouble with state liquor laws. At least it is with Massachusetts’ Alcohol Beverage Control Board, citing violations of various liquor laws in the state, but mostly regarding discounted drinks. However, Groupon appears to be the only … Continue reading

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FMM: The Big Lebowski

Every Friday morning we kick off your day with a series of videos, loosely gathered around a theme. Since Phil Raintree, PicantePants, Rhom, Mr. Fantastic, Josh Zerkle, and I all took part in last night’s Dudefest, today it’s music from The … Continue reading

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Senegalese Wrestling Cost Me A Burger

Senegal is a small dusty country on the west coast of Africa. It first appears in history when the Ghana Empire came over the sandy hills on their camels, pulling gold and salt from the earth to ship east. Islam … Continue reading

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Our Very First Contest: Tweet to Win 2-for-1 Ibirori Tickets!

A little while back, we talked about the Ibirori celebration/fundraiser for Indego Africa. Fan of international development? Fan of free markets? Just a fan of good drinks and good causes? Than you should join us and our friends at Indego Africa … Continue reading

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Free Markets, International Development, and Drinks!

Fan of international development? Fan of free markets? Just a fan of good drinks and good causes? Than you should join us and our friends at Indego Africa on October 15th for their third annual Ibrori celebration. Indego Africa is … Continue reading

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WaCK Around The World (Midwest Edition) vol III

Aaron’s adventures in the Cleve continue! Continue reading

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WaCK Around The World (Midwest Edition) vol. II

Just some random facts about Cleveland: – Ohio has the 7th highest state and local tax burden, as calculated by our friends at the Tax Foundation. – Weirdly, the locals call mayflies “Canadian Soldiers”, and the front desk of the … Continue reading

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WaCK Around The World (Midwest Edition)

I’m in Cleveland this week for work, so possibly light blogging. It also means I’ll miss out on Phil Raintree’s purple camo attire for tonight’s Raven’s game. So far we found one good bar to watch FOOTBALL (go Pats). We … Continue reading

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ABC Strikes Again

In the months since my roommate introduced me to Don Pablo’s margarita and sangriarita (just like it sounds–a combo of sangria and margarita) pitchers just down the road from our apartment complex, we’ve been frequenting the spot often during these … Continue reading

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Vancouver Sans Olympics

During the lull that sets over Washington DC upon entering August recess, I took and recently returned from a vacation to Vancouver, BC. I loved visiting even though we mostly stayed in the downtown area (and Stanley Park and Grouse … Continue reading

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