Discussion in 'All things *not* Bukowski' started by Stavrogin, Oct 11, 2010.
Well, sure, that's where the checks are...
In honor of the re-release of IT, here's a creepy/funny pic of me at a block party in 1979(?). I'm on the right of the clown with the big head & Bobby Brady haircut.
This clown looks so happily sad.
"It's like being groomed on the internet."
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Grand opening for Irish Charles Bukowski themed bar in New York City
I don't expect mainstream articles to get everything right, but I also don't expect them to get everything wrong. See how many factual errors you can find in the article. The winning prize is smug self-satisfaction (no cash value).
I'm looking forward to reading his 7th novel (FWYLaLIKY?)!
These guys have no idea how much Bukowski loved The Big Rotten Apple. Or don't give a shit.
Yeah, but the Johnny Murray from Donegal is behind the stick. Didn't he apprentice with Reuben Rueda at Musso's? I'll be at the grand opening reading from my fave Sparrow Press books and
enjoying a quality pint of Hank's favorite Ale and playing the Guardians of the Galaxy pinball machine. Seedy underbelly rules!
Really, the best Bukowski bar is not an actual bar called Bukowski or one that actually intends on being a Bukowski kind of bar.
“We wanted to make the one in New York stand out as the type of place the author himself would frequent if he was still around,” said Maguire.
Great job, guys, really.
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