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Another Unicorn Dead: Cross Bar License Invalidated

Another Unicorn Dead: Cross Bar License Invalidated

  In setting what could only be described as a dangerous precedent today, Octogenarian Head of the Liquor Board Thomas Ward and Commish Dana Moore voted 2-1 to invalidate the 10,000 year old (but still in use yet) Cross Bar der Biergarten’s (12-18 Cross St, Federal Hill (theoretically)) liquor license, a bar that hasn’t even finished construction. If you’re new to the whole issue, which has been going on for well over a year and change, … Read entire article »

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One Summer Day After Practice

One Summer Day After Practice

My car was thick with laughter, exhaustion, and the smell of teenage boy. We’d just finished our summer workout. It was too early in the year for football practice to officially begin, but the team captains were holding “summer trainings.” None of the coaches were present, but we all suspected they were being told which players came and which didn’t. The fear was enough to make us show. These unofficial mandatory practices consisted of little … Read entire article »

Filed under: Nostalgia

CTB Podcast 75: My Lieutenant Joseph or, Foster the Juggalos

CTB Podcast 75: My Lieutenant Joseph or, Foster the Juggalos

The Podgang discusses coming in second in this year’s Best of Baltimore Poll and Bryan reveals his hobby of becoming the Lord of Juggalos on Facebook. This week’s news includes fallout from the Ray Rice jersey exchange, The Baltimore Arena’s new name, Russian National Bohemian and the possibility of a CTB Oyster raft. (?) use code CTB15 AND SAVE!! … Read entire article »

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CTB Podcast 74: Juggalo With a Sword

CTB Podcast 74: Juggalo With a Sword

The Podgang convenes to discuss the cacophony of events swirling around Baltimore and the 200th anniversary of the Star Spangled Banner, we ask the question “Is Baltimore killing Atlantic City?” Casey delivers several *shocking* revelations and the Drugs, Inc. episode featuring Baltimore’s heroin trade is dissected thoroughly. use code CTB15 AND SAVE!! … Read entire article »

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TBD Episode 31: Three Boring “Debutantes”

TBD Episode 31: Three Boring “Debutantes”

(and also Ray Rice) The TBD Gang delivers some obligatory talk about the latest development with the Baltimore Ravens as Ray Rice is summarily exiled by all of society. After which, they read a truly terrible lesbian romance story. … Read entire article »

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CTB Podcast 73: Glorious Soft Mega Serve

CTB Podcast 73: Glorious Soft Mega Serve

Evan and Casey discuss the Ravens home opener, the nearby casino, the top ten food trucks in Baltimore and Ray Lewis Statue Battles, among other topics. … Read entire article »

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TBD Episode 30: Telepathy, Busters, Dates

TBD Episode 30: Telepathy, Busters, Dates

The TBD gang talks about genie wishes, superpowers, Ghostbusters in Baltimore, and a bunch of TV stuff. TBD! … Read entire article »

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TBD Show Episode 29: Topmodel Bachelor David

TBD Show Episode 29: Topmodel Bachelor David

The TBD Gang gets back to its roots and discusses some garbage reality TV including America’s Next Top Model and Bachelor in Paradise. Bryan has a very Larry David moment, and news of a catastrophic divorce is broken to the group. … Read entire article »

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CTB Podcast 72: Everyday Is Wayne Brady

CTB Podcast 72: Everyday Is Wayne Brady

The Podgang convenes to discuss the State Fair versus Renaissance Festival (exploding pumpkins!), Would You Rather, and a whole lot of craziness prior to the News That’s Fit to Rant About including the latest in Baltimore’s speed camera saga. … Read entire article »

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CTB Podcast 71: The Footloose Principle

CTB Podcast 71: The Footloose Principle

89.7 WTMD Music Coordinator and former Sun editor Sam Sessa joins the show to talk about all of WTMD’s upcoming activities, waterslides in Baltimore, the madness / greatness that is the Ice Bucket challenge and the News That’s Fit to Rant About. … Read entire article »

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