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armyowalgreens Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Sep-30-09 04:29 PM
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15. SWEET!!!
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  -Should bars have parking lots? taterguy  Sep-30-09 04:01 PM   #0 
  - Why don't we hit all drinkers over the head with mallets?  Taverner   Sep-30-09 04:07 PM   #1 
  - At this very moment I'm alone in my house drinking a beer  taterguy   Sep-30-09 04:14 PM   #4 
  - Yes but people drive  Taverner   Sep-30-09 05:53 PM   #39 
  - Tell that to the person injured or killed by the slightly intoxicated driver.  Ms. Toad   Oct-01-09 08:18 PM   #63 
  - Distinction ? Above.08  era veteran   Oct-02-09 03:44 PM   #82 
  - Not a good argument IMO.  Shell Beau   Oct-02-09 05:13 PM   #94 
  - Why do we have driveways? We make it so easy to drink and drive...  ChimpersMcSmirkers   Sep-30-09 05:55 PM   #41 
     - For that matter why do we even have roads?  Javaman   Oct-02-09 09:45 AM   #75 
  - Just how should DUIs be punished, then?  EOTE   Sep-30-09 04:51 PM   #27 
  - I do like the losing license part actually  Taverner   Sep-30-09 05:02 PM   #29 
     - challenge with that is  melm00se   Oct-02-09 08:25 AM   #72 
     - By the twinkle of excitement and daring in their eye?  Javaman   Oct-02-09 09:47 AM   #76 
        - actually I was thinking  melm00se   Oct-02-09 10:27 AM   #77 
           - ...  Javaman   Oct-02-09 10:54 AM   #80 
     - If you get caught drunk driving three fucking times  tabasco   Oct-04-09 11:39 AM   #113 
  - Drink, drive, and wreck - ruin someone else's life  MH1   Oct-02-09 03:48 PM   #83 
     - It's people like you that allow the right-wingers to call us nanny-staters  TommyO   Oct-04-09 02:21 PM   #116 
  - eh, I've gone to many bars for other reasons than to get drunk  unpossibles   Sep-30-09 04:07 PM   #2 
  - There are at least a dozen sober people at most sporting events  taterguy   Sep-30-09 04:11 PM   #3 
     - Try living in Columbus, OH  unpossibles   Sep-30-09 04:40 PM   #20 
  - parking lots should have bars.  subcomhd   Sep-30-09 04:15 PM   #5 
  - You really hate cars, don't you?  armyowalgreens   Sep-30-09 04:16 PM   #6 
  - I don't hate any inanimate objects  taterguy   Sep-30-09 04:17 PM   #8 
  - ooooooh....  armyowalgreens   Sep-30-09 04:18 PM   #9 
     - Have a Coors Fascist brew on me pal  taterguy   Sep-30-09 04:27 PM   #12 
        - SWEET!!!  armyowalgreens   Sep-30-09 04:29 PM   #15 
  - +1  cprompt   Oct-02-09 03:53 PM   #85 
     - That's just evidence of your selective memory  taterguy   Oct-02-09 04:02 PM   #87 
  - not everyone gets drunk in a bar and the people that work there need to park  TorchTheWitch   Sep-30-09 04:17 PM   #7 
  - D'oh. I forgot about employees  taterguy   Sep-30-09 04:19 PM   #11 
     - and what of the people in the bar that aren't too drunk to drive?  TorchTheWitch   Sep-30-09 05:42 PM   #37 
        - Lack of parking ruined the bar scene in Hoboken . . .  taterguy   Oct-01-09 03:50 PM   #50 
  - i don't drink, and yet i drive to bars on occasion.  dysfunctional press   Sep-30-09 04:18 PM   #10 
  - I play in a band  panader0   Sep-30-09 04:27 PM   #13 
  - That would be a good small business for someone --  EFerrari   Sep-30-09 04:32 PM   #17 
  - I've seen a service staffed by folks with folding bikes.  MilesColtrane   Oct-02-09 05:30 PM   #98 
     - Contrary to popular belief Dallas is not the only city in this country  taterguy   Oct-03-09 01:47 PM   #101 
        - You're just full of questions, aren't you?  MilesColtrane   Oct-04-09 12:32 AM   #104 
           - Is there something wrong with being inquisitive?  taterguy   Oct-04-09 07:24 AM   #105 
              - You're just being a little coy.  MilesColtrane   Oct-04-09 11:27 AM   #112 
                 - If I wanted to jump on someone's shit I would just do it for no reason  taterguy   Oct-04-09 02:17 PM   #114 
  - We have such a bus in our town. It is an old school bus painted  JimWis   Sep-30-09 04:49 PM   #26 
  - I always park a block away anyway...  RagAss   Sep-30-09 04:29 PM   #14 
  - When I was a bartender, I thought it was weird  charlie   Sep-30-09 04:32 PM   #16 
  - That is weird. nt  EFerrari   Sep-30-09 04:33 PM   #18 
  - That is Texas  charlie   Sep-30-09 04:41 PM   #21 
  - In our town on Sundays there were no take home alcohol sales but you could go to the bar and get  Maru Kitteh   Oct-01-09 08:37 PM   #66 
  - Well, you'd love Hoboken  Jersey Devil   Sep-30-09 04:37 PM   #19 
  - how else are the police gonna find the drunk drivers?  onethatcares   Sep-30-09 04:41 PM   #22 
  - Where would the patrons smoke? Or have their fistfights?  flvegan   Sep-30-09 04:46 PM   #23 
  - Oh I THought You Said Bras  we can do it   Sep-30-09 04:47 PM   #24 
  - Where else would you puke, piss, and fight? You want that shit on the sidewalk or street  xultar   Sep-30-09 04:47 PM   #25 
  - I don't think bars should have parking lots.  htuttle   Sep-30-09 04:55 PM   #28 
  - If I went to bars and they had no parking lots, I'd just park down the street.  Xicano   Sep-30-09 05:05 PM   #30 
  - If There Are No Parking Lots  chrisau214   Sep-30-09 05:05 PM   #31 
  - LOL!  conscious evolution   Oct-02-09 08:28 AM   #73 
  - Most people can have one or two drinks and be under the limit.  Quantess   Sep-30-09 05:08 PM   #32 
  - How many people go to bars and only have one or two drinks?  taterguy   Sep-30-09 05:27 PM   #34 
     - I rarely have more than one over the course of an evening  etherealtruth   Sep-30-09 05:32 PM   #35 
     - More than you think, maybe. It depends on the setting.  Quantess   Sep-30-09 05:53 PM   #38 
     - Depends  JonQ   Sep-30-09 05:54 PM   #40 
     - Big cities have subways  taterguy   Sep-30-09 06:05 PM   #43 
        - Oh I was unaware that every big city had a subway  JonQ   Sep-30-09 06:13 PM   #44 
     - I rarely have more than two  slackmaster   Sep-30-09 06:22 PM   #49 
     - Well I have to say the bars I have been to around here, the  Shell Beau   Oct-02-09 05:24 PM   #96 
     - I usually only have a beer or two over the course of three or more hours.  scrinmaster   Oct-01-09 07:44 PM   #59 
     - I rarely have more than two.  donco6   Oct-02-09 08:10 AM   #70 
     - My SO, for a start.  Zix   Oct-04-09 03:19 PM   #117 
  - Maybe you're just going to the wrong bars with the wrong people?  jmm   Sep-30-09 05:21 PM   #33 
  - The savvy drunks will just ask someone else to get them a drink  taterguy   Sep-30-09 05:34 PM   #36 
     - On more than one occasion I've been the person getting drinks for others.  jmm   Sep-30-09 06:02 PM   #42 
  - Doesn't this ignore the concept of the designated driver?  JonQ   Sep-30-09 06:14 PM   #45 
  - Drunks drivers are a scourge. They should be put in jail for a long time and then never allowed  Liquorice   Sep-30-09 06:20 PM   #46 
  - Not only have I seen a designated driver, I've been one several times  slackmaster   Sep-30-09 06:21 PM   #47 
  - Or to pull leg..Just saying  Pavulon   Sep-30-09 06:22 PM   #48 
  - well, i also wonder why there isn't a cop outside the parking lot pulling everyone over. that would  dionysus   Oct-01-09 03:53 PM   #51 
  - The technical answer is that they would still need probable cause to pull you over  taterguy   Oct-01-09 04:03 PM   #53 
     - i'm not advocating it, i'm just surprised they don't do it.  dionysus   Oct-02-09 07:55 AM   #68 
        - They do.  Warren DeMontague   Oct-02-09 05:07 PM   #93 
  - People who like to drink a lot should drive RVs  Ezlivin   Oct-01-09 03:55 PM   #52 
  - How about cab stands? Free phone to the cab companies?  old mark   Oct-01-09 04:25 PM   #54 
  - Why not take a cab to the bar in the first place?  taterguy   Oct-02-09 06:46 PM   #100 
  - Lets just outlaw the manufacture, transportation, sale  Thothmes   Oct-01-09 06:38 PM   #55 
  - Or we could just outlaw hyperbolic overreaction.  Warren DeMontague   Oct-02-09 05:06 PM   #92 
  - This thread is making me thirsty.  JBoy   Oct-01-09 06:42 PM   #56 
  - Should cellular phones have batteries?  lumberjack_jeff   Oct-01-09 06:44 PM   #57 
  - truckstops used to have bars  datasuspect   Oct-01-09 07:10 PM   #58 
  - If you've never seen a designated driver you are not paying attention.  Odin2005   Oct-01-09 07:47 PM   #60 
  - Doesn't matter if you think they "should" or not  fujiyama   Oct-01-09 08:00 PM   #61 
  - Either my spouse or I are the designated driver all the time.  Ms. Toad   Oct-01-09 08:16 PM   #62 
  - You've never gone to a bar to just to have one drink?  Hippo_Tron   Oct-01-09 08:26 PM   #64 
  - I miss the old days!  Toucano   Oct-01-09 08:36 PM   #65 
  - NO, Bars should not having parking lots. nt  earth mom   Oct-01-09 10:46 PM   #67 
  - Some bars also serve food....  Dorian Gray   Oct-02-09 08:01 AM   #69 
  - I love you, taterguy  Rosie1223   Oct-02-09 08:22 AM   #71 
  - Everybody loves everybody when they're drunk  taterguy   Oct-02-09 03:29 PM   #81 
  - This Is Quite Honestly the Dumbest Post I Ever Remember Seeing on DU  Toasterlad   Oct-02-09 09:04 AM   #74 
  - Oh FFS  taterguy   Oct-02-09 10:32 AM   #78 
     - LOL. Well Played.  Toasterlad   Oct-02-09 10:47 AM   #79 
  - Honestly, I think the only realistic solution to this is to let robots drive for us.  Warren DeMontague   Oct-02-09 03:50 PM   #84 
  - How do you get home from a bar?  blogslut   Oct-02-09 03:58 PM   #86 
  - I walk or take a cab  taterguy   Oct-02-09 04:04 PM   #89 
  - Because although you can cause damage with your body or with a bike  Warren DeMontague   Oct-02-09 05:05 PM   #91 
  - That's a question I've asked myself many times.  BOG PERSON   Oct-02-09 04:04 PM   #88 
  - I used to be a bartender and even though we did our best to convince  Cleita   Oct-02-09 04:10 PM   #90 
  - Yes, I've seen designated drivers  Retrograde   Oct-02-09 05:20 PM   #95 
  - A lot of the bars around here are restaurants, and by a certain  Shell Beau   Oct-02-09 05:27 PM   #97 
  - Should parking lots have bars?  ddeclue   Oct-02-09 05:30 PM   #99 
  - Bars should not have bike racks.  Blue-Jay   Oct-03-09 01:48 PM   #102 
  - A menace to themselves  taterguy   Oct-03-09 02:14 PM   #103 
  - bullshit - people don't go to bars to get drunk  TorchTheWitch   Oct-04-09 08:46 AM   #106 
  - What could go wrong if someone with lowered inhibitions gets behind the wheel?  taterguy   Oct-04-09 09:30 AM   #108 
  - Cheap wanna-be manufactured techno replaced real music groups a long time ago  Deja Q   Oct-04-09 08:48 AM   #107 
  - Woody Guthrie predicted that juke boxes would destroy live music  taterguy   Oct-04-09 10:29 AM   #109 
  - That's a perfectly delicious question - and one to which I have no ready answer...  TankLV   Oct-04-09 10:29 AM   #110 
  - Is it a question of affordable transportation or housing patterns?  taterguy   Oct-04-09 03:27 PM   #118 
  - Bring back hitching rails.  Pharlo   Oct-04-09 10:45 AM   #111 
  - Why don't we just arrest them as they walk into the bar under  TommyO   Oct-04-09 02:18 PM   #115 

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