A Michigan bar has had its liquor license suspended for problems I’m dead certain at least one person has dismissed as “some seriously ticky-tacky namby-pamby nanny-state bullshit:”
Drinking alcohol while throwing axes, ax-throwers wearing open-toed shoes, a lack of monitoring by bar management and axes ricocheting off targets in the direction of participants were among the concerns listed by Michigan Liquor Control Commission investigators.
This past summer, I decided I’d reread Moby Dick for the first time since 4th grade.
(About which: do not do this.)
Anyway, then I ran into this story, which makes a startling assertion: There are whales alive today who were born before that book was written.
Melville published that book in 1851.
This is a surprising story, and not just because the Eels are involved. Seriously. Make time.
Tony Hawk tweets about being not recognized, and it’s hilarious.
“When Dani came to buy my Porsche, my car washer was astonished to learn that the bruise on her arm came from sword fighting.”