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We’ll Have 3 Burgers, 2 Chips, Some Guac and….37 Coronas.  Charge It To The Kid.

When you've got a day off after winning three in a row on a road trip that was supposed to signal the end of joy forever?  

You do what men do.  Drink a little and mess with the most junior guy you can find.

Here's Brendan Smith's tab after an afternoon in Phoenix today, via @bssmith7 (since deleted).

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RWBill's avatar

Setting up the Western Conference from last night.

Who’s Hot ?

Not Hot.

Posted by RWBill from the Babcock school of cheese grabbing. on 03/27/13 at 01:05 PM ET

achinaz's avatar

So the device he used to take & tweet the picture doesn’t have a caculator on it?

And I’m betting Smith’s probably never read Ms. Post so he’s shooting for 20% here.

And I’m not saying the tip wasn’t generous…

Posted by achinaz from the counter at Lafayette Coney Island on 03/27/13 at 01:23 PM ET

SYF's avatar

LMAO.  An overdue rookie hazing.

Posted by SYF from Twerkin' with Anastasia Ashley on 03/27/13 at 03:09 PM ET

RWBill's avatar

So the device he used to take & tweet the picture doesn’t have a caculator on it?
And I’m betting Smith’s probably never read Ms. Post so he’s shooting for 20% here.
And I’m not saying the tip wasn’t generous…
Posted by achinaz from the Total Perspective Vortex on 03/27/13 at 02:23 PM ET

Fretting over precise Emily Post tipping guidelines with a calculator is for women meeting for lunch salad and diet flavored iced tea ( I’ve seen it numerous times, always comical).  He apparently did a pretty commendable and quick 20% tip for Dora.  She in turn would have had to tip out a fair chunk of that, 25-33%, to the bartender for the alcoholic drinks he got ready for her, even if it only involved popping the top off a bottle of Corona.  37 times.

Posted by RWBill from the Babcock school of cheese grabbing. on 03/27/13 at 03:22 PM ET

CaptainDennisPolonich's avatar

Unless I’m having some sort of reading comprehension fail, Smith did not partake in the drinking or tipping. It seems according to his tweet that the boys had some fun and charged it to Smith’s room. Which makes it surprising the tip wasn’t bigger.

Posted by CaptainDennisPolonich from The Land of Fake Boobs and Real Nuts on 03/27/13 at 03:38 PM ET

Jeff  OKWingnut's avatar

Paul posted this over on the main page:

James Mirtle’s magic numbers - and record needed to get there.

Western (53 pts)
GR W L OTL
1 CHI 16—qualified—
2 ANA16 2 -13-1
3 MIN 17 6-10-1
4 VAN 15 5-9-1
5 LAK 16 7-8-1
6 DET 15 7-8-0

Posted by Jeff OKWingnut from Quest for 12 on 03/27/13 at 04:34 PM ET

Little Redhead's avatar

...‘If you like Pina Coladas and getting caught in the rain
If you’re not into yoga, if you have half a brain
If you like making love at midnight in the dunes on the cape
Then I’m the love that you’ve looked for write to me and escape’
...

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Just saying….

Go WINGS!!!!!

Posted by Little Redhead from the Engineer's chair on 03/27/13 at 07:08 PM ET

monkey's avatar

Monkey’s right, poolside at the Jackrabbit is one of the best places in the valley to enjoy an adult beverage or six.

Fuchin a, man.

Posted by monkey from Prague on 03/27/13 at 07:45 PM ET

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Welcome to Abel to Yzerman, a Red Wing blog since 1977.  No other site on the internet has better-researched, fact-laden and better prepared discussions than A2Y.  Re-phrase: we do little research, find facts and stats highly overrated and claim little to no preparation.  There are 19 readers of A2Y. No more, no less. All of them, except maybe one, are juvenile in nature.  Reminding them of that in the comment section will only encourage them to prove that. Your suggestions and critiques are welcome: wphoulihan@gmail.com