The Drinking Man's Diary

The Drinking Man's Diary

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Drinking Highlights

Control
The worst word when you become an adult is: "Control". ...
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Fair Wine
Now Max is a man of the people. That is...
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The Hard Horn Continues
So apart from laughing at the Consul posts I'm also...
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A Little Too White?
Even though I thought I had done enough featuring Grace...
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Happy Thanksgiving
So today is Thanksgiving in the USA and nothing says...
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Music, Movies, and Beer
So in a few short days I'll begin the first...
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Drinking in the Van
Now, Max, I think, thinks that I think Moondance is...
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Die With Dignity?
So they often talk about dying with dignity, but it...
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Recent Posts

Macallan 18

Although the ELO concert on Monday was not as exciting as I had hoped, (though I’m still thinking of Rosie Langley for sure) we still had a great mini-break in Dallas this week. Last night we found ourselves back in my favorite Dallas bar The Library and it didn’t disappoint. …

The CD Concert

When you go to a live concert you’re hoping to hear your favorite songs. But of course you want more than that, you could stay at home and listen to the albums if that is all you wanted. You are looking for atmosphere and some connection with the band. In …

The Ginger Man

Last night was one of those rare occasions where I was actually out drinking at a real bar. There was an Englishman and a Scotsman happily talking and drinking and enjoying the warm summer evening. It was a very pleasant evening. I didn’t get too blasted but I slept like …

Mother Russia

With all the excitement of Russia this week I thought I’d give you something more to talk about. The beautiful Russian Model Irina Shayk or in the full blown Russian version: Irina Valeryevna Shaykhlislamova. Irina is currently sharing her New York apartment with Bradley Cooper and they even have a …

1000 Words

Coming home. Coming home. I was coming home. Missed my train from Paddington and so I had a pint of Encore in the excellent Fuller’s station pub. It happened to coincide with a beautiful moment in history. Not Ingerland beating Colombia in the last 16, or Sweden in the Quarter …