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Today is FourSquare Day, a self-made holliday from the social networking company that allows you to "check in" at places and earn special badges,... More»


Regardless of allegiances, March Madness is a flurry of buzzer-beaters, underdogs, and overtimes that must be witnessed from one’s favorite bar stool... More»


Kick off the weekend this Friday with a Blood and Shamrock or an Irish Margarita, and a corned beef appetizer, at... More»


What: Fauna, the sister bar to restaurant Flora in Downtown Oakland. Vibe: art deco shaken and stirred with film... More»


El Rio When the Party Starts: 5 p.m. Cover: Free Election Day Special:... More»


Squabbling over politics and getting drunk: Two American pasttimes that have gone together since the Whiskey Rebellion. Whether you'll need to toast your... More»


“I know it when I see it” is how Supreme Court Justice Potter Stewart famously defined pornography. The same could be said for a dive bar. One... More»


Royal Cuckoo If Twin Peaks–era David Lynch opened a bar with an audiophile—say, Nick Hornby from the High Fidelity days... More»


Yeah, yeah, in the world of YouTube, something two days old is old news by now. But a couple of people just simultaneously emailed me the link to this... More»


CAUSING A RUCKUS The owners of Dear Mom came up with the idea to create a bar where you could take your... More»


THE WINE  Bieler Père et Fils 2011 Rosé ($10) Just because it’s pink and cold doesn’t mean it’s well... More»