music, sweaty drunk people, zoos

“Zoo-Fest” and “Brews at the Zoo” Compete to Host Most Miserably Sweaty, Drunk, Weekend Event with the Word “Zoo” in It

Lincoln NE (SN) - Humidity is at a constant 88% in the star city. Leaving a majority committed to staying indoors until September, but when the legendary Zoo Bar hosts their annual "Zoo-Fest" at the exact same weekend as the Lincoln Children's Zoo's 21+ "Brew at the Zoo" rager, Lincolnites are forced to ask the… Continue reading “Zoo-Fest” and “Brews at the Zoo” Compete to Host Most Miserably Sweaty, Drunk, Weekend Event with the Word “Zoo” in It

beastmode, lincoln

Woman’s “I Woke up in Beastmode” Status Update Only Involved Getting to Work on Time

Lincoln NE (SN) - Friday morning was a big day for local woman Claire Bennett as she reportedly “Woke up in beast mode,” even though the only thing she accomplished was showing up to work on time. The term, “Beastmode,” is usually reserved for describing the act of accomplishing many goals or objectives in a… Continue reading Woman’s “I Woke up in Beastmode” Status Update Only Involved Getting to Work on Time

food & dining, Slow Nuesday

Food Review: O’Rourke’s Popcorn Dish

After severe disappointment from both Marcus Theatre and the Colby Ridge Gourmet Popcorn Store, this week my quest for the ultimate popcorn meal led me to O'Rourke's Tavern on 1329 O Street. The establishment had off street parking, which can be a chore in downtown Lincoln, but is also usually a sign that you are… Continue reading Food Review: O’Rourke’s Popcorn Dish

american pickers, food & dining

163 Applebee’s Locations in Jeopardy as Large Franchise Files for Bankruptcy

Atlanta GA (SN) - Like a heavy set sixty-eight year old man arriving home from a night full of jalapeno poppers, a pint of spinach artichoke dip, and seventeen 20 oz Coor's Banquet beers from Applebee's, the very franchise in play may be finding themselves "belly up." It turns out that piling shrimp scampi on… Continue reading 163 Applebee’s Locations in Jeopardy as Large Franchise Files for Bankruptcy