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Jan. 23, 2008
| Charlie Wilson's War-The Sequel
I recently went to see the Tom Hanks film Charlie Wilson's War. Last summer I shared a room with a fellow activist who, like me, was in Washington DC to lobby our Congress for the Alaska Wilderness Coalition. I noticed a thick book he was engrossed in and asked him about it. He was reading the ...
Posted by Colbydog at 2:58 p.m. | Talkbacks
Category: Movies & TV
| Scammers Sending Fake FBI E-mails Seeking Personal Information
Have you received a suspicious e-mail from FBI Director Robert Mueller or another FBI official? If so, it is a fake. The FBI and the Internet Crime Complaint Center (IC3) have increasingly received reports of fraudulent schemes misrepresenting FBI agents, officials, and/or FBI Director Robert S. ...
Posted by wiboots at 12:18 p.m. | Talkbacks
Category: Milwaukee Buzz
| 66 Nosh on cheese sticks at Sazs
Jen and I went to Saz's (5539 W. State St.) on Tuesday night for cheese sticks, number 66 on the list. I'm pretty sure Saz's is more well known for their barbecue, but the cheese sticks were good too. The breading is sort of like an egg roll which we found interesting. We also g...
Posted by danzarwell at 11:25 a.m. | Talkbacks
| 18 Make use of Milwaukees largest urinal at Leffs Lucky Town
After the Packers beat the Seahawks in the NFC divisional championship game, Jen and I headed to Leff's Lucky Town in the village of Wauwatosa to celebrate with Hacker-Pschorrs and chicken wings. We are both seasoned veterans of this establishment so it was nothing new, but it was a great o...
Posted by danzarwell at 11:17 a.m. | Talkbacks
Category: Bars & Clubs
| 71 Find unimaginable treasures at American Science and Surplus
After knocking 3 things off the list in an about an hour, we got ambitious and went for one more. We headed over to 69th and Oklahoma to American Science and Surplus to find some unimaginable treasures. I had been here before on many occasions but this was Jen's first visit. ASS...
Posted by danzarwell at 11:06 a.m. | Talkbacks
| 21 Pick up a fine cigar or unusual pack of cigarettes at Uhles
On the way back to the car from finding Gertie, Jen noticed we were walking right past Uhle's so we took the opportunity to cross off 21. Uhle's was really cool. They saw us taking the pictures outside so we explained what we were doing (a story I am prepared to have to break out a fe...
Posted by danzarwell at 11:00 a.m. | Talkbacks
| 7 Find Gertie the Duck
Right after leaving Miss Katie's Diner, we went to do 7 - Find Gertie the Duck. The hardest part about finding Gertie was finding a parking spot to get out of the car. In fact, OnMilwaukee might want to consider adding "Find a Parking Spot Downtown" to the list of thing...
Posted by danzarwell at 10:51 a.m. | Talkbacks
Category: Arts & Entertainment
| 29 Breakfast at Miss Katies Diner
There was a change of plans and we decided to start the list with 29, Breakfast at Miss Katie's Diner (1900 W. Clybourn St.). This place was pretty cool. It was crowded with Marquette basketball fans who were getting food before the game. I ordered the eggs benedict and it was a...
Posted by danzarwell at 10:48 a.m. | Talkbacks
| 100 Things to do in Milwaukee
Okay, so I found a list on the internet of 100 things to do in Milwaukee and I've decided to do them one-by-one until I've completed the list. I'm going to take a picture of myself doing each thing, and post them in this blog. This blog was originally started on my MySp...
Posted by danzarwell at 10:40 a.m. | Talkbacks
Category: Arts & Entertainment
| Wally Dog Says Cat Nip is for Dummies
So Ethel and my other human slaves have started putting cat nip on the CAT's scratcher. The dumb cat goes over and lies down on the scratcher. What's the story with that? It doesn't stink and you can't really roll around in it. Wally Dog"s Tip of the Day: Make sure yo...
Posted by smapes27 at 7:52 a.m. | Talkbacks