Reasons why New York Sucks

Discussion in 'Social Life, Food & Drink, Travel' started by Manton, Aug 26, 2012.

  1. Harold falcon

    Harold falcon Senior member

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    As someone who isn't yet 25, I support that.
     


  3. Harold falcon

    Harold falcon Senior member

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    Why? You aren't man enough to decide for yourself whether to drink or not? You like being treated like a giant child?
     


  4. aravenel

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    I support that, at least in some neighborhoods. There's enough to hate about New York without drunk 22-year olds trying to cling to their frat-star days.
     
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    Brandy Library (and probably others) have had a 25+ policy for years. I never saw anyone who dressed and acted like an adult turned away.

    I guess it's an issue all of the sudden because this is a dive bar in brooklyn?
     


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    I don't like drinking around a bunch of idiot 21 year olds. Considering I haven't really been ID'ed since I was 18, I doubt most bars with that policy would actually turn me away.
     


  7. Harold falcon

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    So you think the rules shouldn't apply to you? Why are you so special?
     


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    gomestar Super Yelper

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    the coldness. It is happening.
     


  9. aravenel

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    The wind yesterday was brutal. Really felt like winter.
     


  10. gomestar

    gomestar Super Yelper

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    the best part about the cold is that people don't ride motorcycles when it's 30 degrees out.
     


  11. aravenel

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    This thought just made my day.
     


  12. Rumpelstiltskin

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    I saw 3 this morning on my way in and my car said it was only 22 degrees
     


  13. Harold falcon

    Harold falcon Senior member

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    I ride in the cold. I have heated gloves. I won't ride in the snow though.
     


  14. UnFacconable

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    Eleven Madison Park was fantastic. Thanks to all who recommended. Probably my best fine dining experience in NYC.
     


  15. aravenel

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    EMP seems to be a love-it-or-hate-it kind of place. I know my wife and I were in the latter camp, unfortunately.
     


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