The Drinking Man's Diary

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Jennifer Lopez a Latino Beauty
So although I can't find any posts of Jennifer Lopez...
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Holy Grail of Beer
It only  gets a 3.2 on beer advocate but I...
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Sweet Baby Max Indeed!
I have loved James Taylor's Sweet Baby James since I...
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The apple of our ire
Max is always one to point out the pulchritude on...
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Talking of Ireland
So one of the early Irish bands I loved was:...
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Some Wednesday Night Booty
So I was watching American Idol the other night on...
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Beer Order Online
So I've lamented at some length how tricky it is...
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Iconic Photos
What makes a photo Iconic?  I think if you think...
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Recent Posts

Album Cover Quiz 3

Well I wonder if Max was thinking about his breakfast? Certainly 9/11 seems foretold in a number of 70s classics from Fire and Rain to Breakfast in America. Flying machines in pieces on the ground, you know. Meanwhile, here’s another C21st setting for an album cover of mythic status. Music …

Happy Father’s Day

So tomorrow is Father’s Day.  Probably the biggest single difference between myself and my drinking companions on this blog is that I have two children and they have none.  I don’t know if they wanted kids and it just never happened, or they never really wanted them.  For me I …

Album Cover Quiz 2

Following in the great tradition began by the Consul: Album Cover Quiz 1 I give you our second modern Album Cover view of a classic American album from the late 70’s.  This particular view has great meaning to all Americans because there are no Twin Towers anymore.  I knew I …

Tactile

Men in general are tactile creatures. It maybe because they have 6-18 inches of swinging (English) Ham hanging between their legs that they get to play with it from an early age, or something else. But we like touching things. Breasts of course are obvious, gear knobs, knobs of any …

Obsessed Max

So these days I’m a big fan of Bush You Just Know Priyanka Has An Amazing Bush! Booty, Some Wednesday Night Booty and the Full Figured Woman The Full Figured Woman But if you had known me back in the good old days at college I was much more obsessed …

Little Boys Lost

So, I’ve been reading a great book by Allan Jones entitled I Can’t Stand up for Falling Down (where have I heard that before?) It’s a series of his Uncut magazine reminiscences from the 1970s when he worked at Melody Maker. Boy, what a vanished world of booze and blagging. …