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SoupOrMan
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Chicago Bound

Post by SoupOrMan » Thu Jun 02, 2011 2:55 pm

One of the online gaming groups I'm in has a yearly meeting up on the Northwest side for a karaoke night/ drinking festival at a local bar. That's on Saturday June 11th. I'm going to be in the area on Thursday the 9th since there's usually something else going on the two nights prior. That leaves a lot of day time left wide open. Anyone in the Chicago/ burbs area available for lunch next Friday or Saturday? I was thinking of hitting the Exchequer if it's not too crowded.
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Bob K
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Re: Chicago Bound

Post by Bob K » Thu Jun 02, 2011 11:34 pm

Soup,

I'm a half block east of Wrigley Field. PM me, and let's lift one.

Best,

Bob K
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Re: Chicago Bound

Post by Steamforger » Fri Jun 03, 2011 12:37 am

This is the drink menu from a nerd bar in Seattle called "The AFK Tavern."

AFK Drinks

I can say with certainty that there is a point when the "We should have shotguns for this" you just ordered yet another of shows up in 16oz pint glasses. What I can't say for certain is whether the bartender considered it an award, or was simply upping the ante.

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Re: Chicago Bound

Post by SoupOrMan » Fri Jun 03, 2011 3:37 am

Half a block east of Wrigley? I'll be sure to not wear my Cardinals cap...
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Re: Chicago Bound

Post by SoupOrMan » Sun Jun 05, 2011 5:31 am

Message sent, by the way.
Remember, folks, you can't spell "douche" without "Che."

“PET PARENTS?” You’re not a “pet parent.” You’re a pet owner. Unless you’ve committed an unnatural act that succeeded in spite of biology. - Glenn Reynolds

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Re: Chicago Bound

Post by SoupOrMan » Sun Jun 12, 2011 10:14 pm

Well, I managed to get back from Chicago without a scratch, or even much of a hangover. Thanks for giving coming out to the far side of Chicago and for giving me the info for the tobacco shop, Bob! Sadly, I got pulled away from my original itinerary of going downtown and wound up going into the suburbs instead with some of my friends. It's all right, though, I'll just have to make another trip upstate.
Remember, folks, you can't spell "douche" without "Che."

“PET PARENTS?” You’re not a “pet parent.” You’re a pet owner. Unless you’ve committed an unnatural act that succeeded in spite of biology. - Glenn Reynolds

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