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October 2, 2008

Bar hopping pre-dawn

I'm not talking about 1 a.m. pre-dawn. I'm talking about 6 a.m. pre-dawn. Last week Jmgiordano and I hit up Hogan's Alley (1501 Covington St.) and the Locust Point Tavern (1515 E. Clement St.) at 6 a.m. I don't think we'll ever do it again. But we did it. And that's what matters.

Here is a link to the story.

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Posted by Sam Sessa at 9:14 AM | | Comments (7)
Categories: Bars & Clubs


that's probably one of the coolest things you've written that I've read, good narration too. you should deff. do more, Sam Sessa, "Being there!", kinda stories.

Drinking in the morning and then off to work? More power to ya Sam.

I soooooo want your job! You rock!!!

The problem was that you decided to go to work. You've got to power through those pains and sometimes that takes a while. "Work" should never enter into the equation!

A brilliant plan, I intend to conduct my own research on this topic in the near future. Is there a readily available list of bars that open at 6am? Frequently after a night of drinking, the options @ 6am has been discussed. In Towson the only place we could think of is the Diner.

and the ability to do so if I wish is one of the reasons I am moving to MD!

Butts & Bettys in Fells at 6AM is a riot! Hookewrs and third shift nurses a go go...

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