Cinco de Mayo

Most people are aware that Cinco de Mayo means the 5th of May in Spanish, right?  Well, grab a barstool and I'll quench your thirst to know more about the significance of this coming Saturday, May 5, 2018. What Happened? The year was 1861, when the weakened, under-equipped, and significantly out-numbered Mexican army was facing an … Continue reading Cinco de Mayo

Happy Hour

A long island, please.  They have well drinks half off on Monday's during happy hour.  Why else do you think I chose this time and place?  Grab your bar stool and I'll spill some knowledge on Happy Hour. What, When, and Where? Happy hour, sometimes referred to as cocktail hour, is simply a marketing technique used … Continue reading Happy Hour

The Jukebox

Who played this song, again?  Do you know why they call it a jukebox?  Have a seat on your favorite bar stool and I'll reel off what I know. Juke Joint Originally referred to as music boxes, jukeboxes are basically coin-operated, partially automated music-playing devices.  Variations of them have been around since the late 1800's, … Continue reading The Jukebox