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Posts Tagged ‘Drinking Liberally’

March 24th, 2017 - 1:29 pm § in Misc.

Two Great Guests at This Week’s Drinking Liberally

Live in Seattle? Progressive? Give a damn? Wet your whistle Monday Night, 7PM. Meet Steve Gonzales of State Supreme Court Meet David McDevitt, candidate for Congress Vancouver WA Join us at 7PM.  The Tavern is still called “Hotel-Hotel Pizza Bar” but soon will be renamed after JC Fre[...]

March 19th, 2017 - 5:38 pm § in Misc.


Live in Seattle? Wet your whistle Monday Night, 7PM. This week’s guest … Bill Phillips Bill Phillips – Democratic Party Activist   Bill Phillips has strong feelings about winning elections for Washington State Democrats.  After working on the defeat of David Duke while an LS[...]

March 7th, 2017 - 5:50 am § in Misc.


Live in Seattle? Wet your whistle Monday nights, 7PM. We meet to talk politics and drink beer. Drinking Liberally  began in New York City in May, 2003 During Clinton’s impeachment. The Trump years, with right wing propaganda and alt facts make the need to wet your whistle urgent. Our pub own[...]

February 9th, 2017 - 1:40 am § in America, The Ave Scene

JOIN US: Join Zach, Next Monday’s Guest at Drinking Liberally Fremont

  (formerly Hotel Hotel Pizza Bar).    [...]

January 27th, 2017 - 3:54 am § in Misc.

Drinking Liberally, Fremont Next Monday

Our guest will be Sarajane Siegfriedt. Sarajane is very active in Democratic Party politics and highly knowledgeable about Seattle issues including housing, schools, transportation, ….. and there is always beer to go with great pizza.[...]

January 12th, 2017 - 5:44 am § in The Ave Scene

New Chapter of Drinking Liberally

Group therapy for the Trump presidency. Here is some good news ahead of the Trump inauguration: Beginning Monday, January 16th, there will be a new Drinking Liberally chapter meeting weekly at  7:00 pm at Hotel Hotel Pizza Bar (soon to be Fremont Tavern), 3517 Fremont Ave. N., Seattle. Drinking Lib[...]

May 22nd, 2014 - 8:44 am § in Jews, The Ave Scene

Hungary, Seattle … The Eternal Image of the Jew

 Maybe this pair of pictures will help non Jews understand what Anti-Semitism feels like? The willingness of liberals to defend the Seattle appearance of Rapper Macklemore in Jew face was deeply hurtful. Even Reuven Carlyle, a member of my own shul and a liberal icon in the State legislature said h[...]

April 21st, 2014 - 3:36 am § in The Ave Scene

What is Drinking LIberally LIke?

Here is a taste.  Or come Tuesday.[...]

February 9th, 2014 - 2:43 pm § in Misc.

Meet Up With Drinking LIberals!

The  Seattle Chapter of Drinking Liberally  is looking for a new home because the Montlake Ale House has been sold. This week DL continues its traveling Drinking Liberally tour, in search of a new bar by coming to SLU and Paddy Coyne’s. Every one is welcome!  The DL group usually attracts[...]