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• Nebraska, Iowa loosen their liquor laws

Nebraska, Iowa loosen their liquor laws

Twenty-five years ago, if you wanted a six-pack of beer at a Sunday NFL football gathering in Nebraska’s second-largest city, you needed to drive outside of town to buy it. No alcohol was sold in Lincoln on Sundays until 1988. Fast-forward to today. Lincolnites, thanks to a new state law, can now buy hard liquor, […]

“a woman walks into a bar…” at El Chubasco, Echo Park

“a woman walks into a bar…” at El Chubasco, Echo Park

The sun begins its descent in the spring sky. On a desolate block of Sunset Boulevard, tumbleweed bounces lazily across the road, dust dances in tiny tornadoes swirling from abandoned lots, the temperature sizzles and heat waves rise like candle vapors. My throat’s parched, coated with grit. I need relief from the scorching heat and […]

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