Sunday, December 2, 2007

Stop #39; The Bluff

Date: November 15
Neighborhood: The Bluff
Pitt Stoppers: Jimmy D., Noreen, Carol, Jonathan, Toddy, Rita, Tommy, Brendan, Bobby D., Laurel, Richard, Pteri.

Bar: Shale's Cafe
Pluses: They serve beer in 1 liter mugs. They also have a fussball table. The bar supports a festive pre-hockey game crowd.
Weirdness: Some of the largest urinals in Pittsburgh.

Aside: The Bluff was once called Soho. I never knew why. Chris Potter over at the City Paper did the research and here's the answer.

Shale's St. Patrick's Day features.

Perhaps for the last couple of decades.

Jonathan's talking about "lasers."

Paul Jones was tough.

Paul Jones was a cowboy.

Cookie Crisp. Yep. That's right.

T: Pull my thumb.

N: Oh, hell no.

Jimmy and Tommy sketching out future Stops.

Shale's staff puts shamrocks in the top of the Guinness.

The glasses with a cigarette pack for scale.

T: Mine's this long.

J: Well, mine's this long.

POW. Cherry Master!

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