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Dive bar D-lux...NYC--

POW!  Here we are chillin’ out in a bar called “169 Bar” down on East Broadway on the edge of Chinatown in Manhattan, New York City, and we are extremely happy to be in this joint.   164 more words


Bacon Cheeseburger from Johnny’s Fillin Station – Orlando, Fla.

February 2015

About four different people I was with were stunned to learn that I was making my first trip to Johnny’s Fillin Station earlier this month. 473 more words


the words of a stranger...

A word fitly spoken is like apples of gold in a basket of silver. The proverbs says something of that sort. Last night, a word fitly spoken painted a picture that showed tears in my eyes, and a lump in my throat. 398 more words

Portland is losing an institution this weekend. After 62 years in operation Sangillo’s, the friendliest bar in Portland, lost its appeal to the state liquor board and will be closing for good this Saturday night, February 14, 2015. 276 more words


NEVER GET LAID: Episode 2 - "Taking a Dive"


Jack and Nick discuss their favorite places to hear music, and define what makes a great “Dive” bar or venue.

A new podcast from Jack Pennington and Nick Badgio, on comics, video games, sports, beer, coffee, music, movies, and everything else nerdy enough to get in the way of a healthy social life. 21 more words

North Carolina

Diving in S.F.

According to the Oxford English Dictionary, the colloquial use of the word ‘dive’ to describe a ‘drinking den’ or ‘other disreputable place of resort’ comes from the fact  that these types of establishments were originally housed in cellars or basements, into which ‘frequenters may ‘dive’ without observation. 409 more words

San Francisco - October 2014

Saigon, Day 7

I’m waiting for the check in to open for my flight to Saigon to Singapore.

We went for dinner at Secret Garden again last night. Love that place. 163 more words