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Post by DWags on 2017-07-28, 09:53

Floyd Robertson wrote:Former Warren strip club Jon Jon's to become Dairy Queen

For some reason I find this kind of funny.

Think the soft serve will be made with raw milk?
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Post by The Pantry on 2017-07-28, 09:55

Pulled a few nooners there back in the day
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Post by Floyd Robertson on 2017-07-28, 10:10

Last time was there was the day after Christmas, 2002 I think.
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Post by tGreenWay on 2017-07-28, 10:13

Floyd Robertson wrote:Former Warren strip club Jon Jon's to become Dairy Queen

For some reason I find this kind of funny.

Something something Mr. Misty Kiss.
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Post by The Pantry on 2017-07-28, 18:47

Floyd Robertson wrote:Last time was there was the day after Christmas, 2002 I think.
Been over 30 years. We'd go to Victory Inn for lunch...burgers and a couple beers. Most times we'd go back to work. Sometimes we'd migrate across Mound and spend the afternoon.

Company owner's son joined us a few times. Was maybe 6 o'clock one evening and he was totally shitfaced. Called his wife to come pick him up. She walked into the place a little while later. Sat down with us and ordered a drink. Shot the shit and had some laughs while her husband looked ready to pass out. He sobered up a bit when she stood up and said she wanted to get on stage during a break in the action. Stumbled to his feet and they left.

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Post by Floyd Robertson on 2017-07-28, 18:49

The Pantry wrote:
Floyd Robertson wrote:Last time was there was the day after Christmas, 2002 I think.
Been over 30 years. We'd go to Victory Inn for lunch...burgers and a couple beers. Most times we'd go back to work. Sometimes we'd migrate across Mound and spend the afternoon.

Company owner's son joined us a few times. Was maybe 6 o'clock one evening and he was totally shitfaced. Called his wife to come pick him up. She walked into the place a little while later. Sat down with us and ordered a drink. Shot the shit and had some laughs while her husband looked ready to pass out. He sobered up a bit when she stood up and said she wanted to get on stage during a break in the action. Stumbled to his feet and they left.


great story.
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Post by DWags on 2017-07-28, 21:50

Now you know this. Forever.

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Post by DWags on 2017-07-29, 08:03

So fucking sick of this. The East side sucks. Two or three more years and I'll never come back.

Typical summer for Detroits east siders
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Post by LooseGoose on 2017-07-29, 08:06

DWags wrote:So fucking sick of this. The East side sucks. Two or three more years and I'll never come back.

Typical summer for Detroits east siders

Come swim with us in the river tonight Wags......we wash all of our bacteria down to Glennie.
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Post by DWags on 2017-07-29, 08:13

LooseGoose wrote:
DWags wrote:So fucking sick of this. The East side sucks. Two or three more years and I'll never come back.

Typical summer for Detroits east siders

Come swim with us in the river tonight Wags......we wash all of our bacteria down to Glennie.

Ha. Leaving for the west coast as soon as the wife wakes up. Truck is packed I'm on the back stoop drinking coffee looking at maybe 50 spider nests in my rock garden around my bushes. I need an exterminator
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Post by LooseGoose on 2017-07-29, 08:23

DWags wrote:
LooseGoose wrote:

Come swim with us in the river tonight Wags......we wash all of our bacteria down to Glennie.

Ha. Leaving for the west coast as soon as the wife wakes up. Truck is packed I'm on the back stoop drinking coffee looking at maybe 50 spider nests in my rock garden around my bushes. I need an exterminator

Go stick your toe in her ear.....
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Post by DWags on 2017-07-29, 09:05

LooseGoose wrote:
DWags wrote:

Ha. Leaving for the west coast as soon as the wife wakes up. Truck is packed I'm on the back stoop drinking coffee looking at maybe 50 spider nests in my rock garden around my bushes. I need an exterminator

Go stick your toe in her ear.....

Toe?
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Post by The Pantry on 2017-07-29, 13:30

DWags wrote:
LooseGoose wrote:

Come swim with us in the river tonight Wags......we wash all of our bacteria down to Glennie.

Ha. Leaving for the west coast as soon as the wife wakes up. Truck is packed I'm on the back stoop drinking coffee looking at maybe 50 spider nests in my rock garden around my bushes. I need an exterminator
Fuck rocks. Put cedar mulch in your shrub and flower beds. Keeps bugs away, including mosquitos.
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Post by DWags on 2017-07-29, 13:36

The Pantry wrote:
DWags wrote:

Ha. Leaving for the west coast as soon as the wife wakes up. Truck is packed I'm on the back stoop drinking coffee looking at maybe 50 spider nests in my rock garden around my bushes. I need an exterminator
Fuck rocks. Put cedar mulch in your shrub and flower beds. Keeps bugs away, including mosquitos.

Yeah. But it's going to be a shit load of work switching over.
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Post by The Pantry on 2017-07-29, 13:45

If you're lazy you can just throw the cedar over the rocks.
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Post by DWags on 2017-07-29, 13:53

The Pantry wrote:If you're lazy you can just throw the cedar over the rocks.

I'm not lazy. I just have othe things that I like doing. I might do that next spring. Well, fuck maybe I am a bit lazy.
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Post by DWags on 2017-07-29, 14:11

Just got invited to the Redwings Season opener October 5th. Sweet! I was thinking of scalping. Free is better.
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Post by The Pantry on 2017-07-29, 14:15

Went to the first regular season game at Ford Field. Haven't been back since.
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Post by DWags on 2017-07-29, 15:26

The Pantry wrote:Went to the first regular season game at Ford Field. Haven't been back since.

You haven't missed much.
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Post by DWags on 2017-07-30, 08:47

As a reminder to why we don't eat at fast food places mostly manned by teenagers. Spend the extra time making a lunch

Yum Mcdonalds
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Post by tGreenWay on 2017-07-30, 11:24


All those trashy Canadians crossing the border to drink beer with a higher alcohol content.


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Post by The Pantry on 2017-07-30, 13:52

Doesn't surprise me. Was more surprised Warren was #1. Grew up there, though on the North side (home was less than 50 yards from the Sterling Heights border).

Ishpeming kind of surprised me too. Guess they had to include one up North town.
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Post by The Pantry on 2017-07-30, 15:15

Arbys has another limited time sandwich

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Post by tGreenWay on 2017-07-30, 16:57

Seems a woodchuck has taken up residence in the GreenWay East Gardens. Gonna have to put up a fence around my vegetables before the little fucker has himself a smorgasbord.
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Post by LooseGoose on 2017-07-30, 17:05

tGreenWay wrote:Seems a woodchuck has taken up residence in the GreenWay East Gardens. Gonna have to put up a fence around my vegetables before the little fucker has himself a smorgasbord.

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Post by tGreenWay on 2017-07-30, 17:09

LooseGoose wrote:
tGreenWay wrote:Seems a woodchuck has taken up residence in the GreenWay East Gardens. Gonna have to put up a fence around my vegetables before the little fucker has himself a smorgasbord.


If I had that, I'd be shooting at so many other things, I'd forget all about the woodchuck.
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Post by tGreenWay on 2017-07-30, 18:18

If I'm in the middle of composing an operetta but then stop and never finish, am I decomposing?
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Post by DWags on 2017-07-30, 19:26

tGreenWay wrote:If I'm in the middle of composing an operetta but then stop and never finish, am I decomposing?

The composing store called....
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Post by tGreenWay on 2017-07-30, 19:29

DWags wrote:
tGreenWay wrote:If I'm in the middle of composing an operetta but then stop and never finish, am I decomposing?

The composing store called....

What's the difference? You're their number one shrimp.
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Post by Death Roe on 2017-07-31, 10:24

I have to rip a huge fart at work, and was about to let it go, then my co-worker walked into our area. Had the cheek lifted and everything.
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Post by LooseGoose on 2017-07-31, 10:29

Death Roe wrote:I have to rip a huge fart at work, and was about to let it go, then my co-worker walked into our area. Had the cheek lifted and everything.

Is gHost your Dad?
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Post by Death Roe on 2017-07-31, 10:30

LooseGoose wrote:
Death Roe wrote:I have to rip a huge fart at work, and was about to let it go, then my co-worker walked into our area. Had the cheek lifted and everything.

Is gHost your Dad?

If he was I would have farted right in front of her then shit in the trash can near me.
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Post by tGreenWay on 2017-07-31, 10:35

Well? Did you shart, DR?
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Post by Death Roe on 2017-07-31, 10:46

I just farted since she's on the phone in the other room. Thanks for the concern, guys.
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Post by tGreenWay on 2017-07-31, 10:56

Death Roe wrote:I just farted since she's on the phone in the other room. Thanks for the concern, guys.

I hope you keep a stash of booty wipes at work, just in case.
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Post by Death Roe on 2017-07-31, 10:59

tGreenWay wrote:
Death Roe wrote:I just farted since she's on the phone in the other room. Thanks for the concern, guys.

I hope you keep a stash of booty wipes at work, just in case.

I have Dude Wipes in my desk.
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Post by DWags on 2017-08-01, 21:11

Well shit. Old Shillelagh had a fire.

One of the most fun bars downtown
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Post by LooseGoose on 2017-08-01, 21:36

DWags wrote:Well shit. Old Shillelagh had a fire.

One of the most fun bars downtown

My kids sent me that this morning. I used to love that place. Dated a bartender/waitress from there occasionally for years. She used to destroy my ass when I went in there with Harps and shots of Irish Mist
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Post by The Pantry on 2017-08-01, 22:00

Only been to the Shillelagh once.  City of Detroit sponsored bar crawl for Super Bowl XVI even though it was at the Silverdome.  City buses took you from place-to-place.  Remembering hitting Woodbridge Tavern and a few places on Woodward.  They were all packed. Shillelagh was jammed.  

Finished the night starting at the piano bar at the Book Cadillac...super cool.  Ended up at the Renaissance Center.  Took the elevator to the 69th floor to be repelled by some NFL gomers saying we couldn't be there.  Went back down and caught the outside elevator to The Summit.

Discovered the following day someone got killed on one of the city busses due to a mess up either boarding or getting off
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