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  • OC Marathon 2017 - post-race beer
Despite the departure of my beloved President Obama (and a psychopath of a replacement starting a new term), I (Dianderthal) managed to have quite a bit of fun in 2017....
  • Bar at Sweet Chick
I was already full when I got to Sweet Chick. Full, and on my way for a slice from Stanton Pizza in the East Village. But I called it destiny...
  • The Taste Burger
Taste has been way high on my Long Beach list of spots to sample for moths. Perhaps for years. It sits on Broadway among a crowd of Dianderthal favorites: The...
  • sangria at Art & Craft
I arrived to Bixby Knolls’ Art & Craft a couple weeks ago as a repeat first timer. First timer because Art & Craft Eatery is just weeks old, and I...
  • Pie from the Piehole
From the Long Beach Post: New Pie Shop Coming to Belmont Shore in December  ...
I heard about Master of None from NPR’s Pop Culture Happy Hour podcast, a show I listen to every now and again on the drive when I grow tired of...
  • shrimp n grits
Quick Plug before we get to the post :: Consider a donation to the Houston Food Bank to help feed those affected by Hurricane Harvey. Every little bit helps. Now,...