Pliny The Younger

Discussion in 'Mid-Atlantic' started by RRtransvestification, Feb 27, 2013.

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  1. Squidly

    Squidly Initiate (0) Nov 26, 2006 New Jersey

    @ Monks yesterday. Actually wasn't too bad unless you hate crowds. I was towards the back of the line and got in in an hour.

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    Samples of PtY were small but it was for a great cause. Also lots of other RR on tap. Supp/Cons/Sanc/PtE/BP, etc. The de Struise Double combo was pretty wild too.
     
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  2. MattDbach

    MattDbach Initiate (0) Jun 9, 2012 Pennsylvania

    Anywhere else in Phila area to find PTY?
     
  3. corby112

    corby112 Poo-Bah (3,907) Nov 19, 2008 Pennsylvania
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    That's fucking crazy! I've been to a ton of events at Monks and have never seen a line like that. I woke up early(for me) and planned on heading over there around 10-10:30 but when I heard about the line I decided to wait for the crowd to thin out. I'm glad I did because it was a much more relaxed atmosphere when I arrived. I missed out on younger but I was more concerned with the raffles and double black.
     
  4. smakawhat

    smakawhat Poo-Bah (5,812) Mar 18, 2008 Maryland
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    Thanks for the photo, I was about the 20-25th? person in the front of all that! WOW had no idea, but sure does explain the fun iside that's for sure.
     
  5. Squidly

    Squidly Initiate (0) Nov 26, 2006 New Jersey

    I'm surprised that the line moved as well as it did. When I left around 2:30, it was really not that crowded at all.
     
  6. smakawhat

    smakawhat Poo-Bah (5,812) Mar 18, 2008 Maryland
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    Here is how my experience at Monk's turned out... it was a blast

     
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  7. HokiesandBeer

    HokiesandBeer Initiate (0) Jan 10, 2013 Pennsylvania
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    After a few beers you turn into a bit of a potty mouth don't ya? Haha.
     
  8. smakawhat

    smakawhat Poo-Bah (5,812) Mar 18, 2008 Maryland
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    Oh your virgin ears huh...? :)
     
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  9. djre4orm

    djre4orm Disciple (384) Oct 21, 2011 Virginia
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    Hahaha I spotted myself when we were all walking in. Thanks for posting the vid!
     
  10. smakawhat

    smakawhat Poo-Bah (5,812) Mar 18, 2008 Maryland
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    You're welcome, my only regret is I didn't get to interview enough people I was too busy chatting up my neighbors.

    I thought of this right after the day, but I should have went right to the front of the line and interviewed/filmed the first people there (they were there at SEVEN AM!).

    I would have liked to picked that persons brain for sure.

    The thing was everybody there was in such great spriits, it was one of the best bar vibes I had in awhile, and yeah it was f**** crazy inside.

    How can you not love having Russian River, while the bar is blasting Pantera and Megadeth... I mean SERIOUSLY!

    God it was heaven...
     
  11. HokiesandBeer

    HokiesandBeer Initiate (0) Jan 10, 2013 Pennsylvania
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    You mean my FORMERLY virgin ears. haha
     
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