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A local business on my "naughty" list

Free market, Naughty businesses, West Allis

Over the past nine months or so of blogging, I have sang the praises of a few local businesses.  Although sometimes the tone of my blogs can be negative, or it sounds like I am whining, I don't like to call out specific businesses for petty stuff (slow waitress service, a product that is not on time, etc).  Experts can Zip-a-Dee-Doo-Dah about how customer service should be, but the reality is that some times things just don't work out right.  Does it make one happy?  Usually not, but it also isn't a reason to write about a business that basically says to stay away.

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The NFL's lawyers have read my blog!

Free market, Green Bay Packers, Las Vegas, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, NFL, Television

In my third-ever post back in March 2007 (a brilliant post, by the way) I detailed how the NFL is vigorously defending its marks, and mentioned that the NFL had previously sent letters to Las Vegas casinos stating that the Super Bowl cannot be shown in ‚Äúpublic on screens that, according to federal law, are larger than those 'commonly used in private homes'."

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So much for the sponsorship

Free market

Why limit myself to ONE advertiser, when these guys have the right idea?

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Various tidbits that aren't long enough to merit their own entry

Bowling, Las Vegas, My-Sugar-Na, Nutjobs, Other blogs, PBA Tour, Religion, Restaurants, Riviera Lanes, Star-Spangled Banner, Taxes, Vier Pogo Squad 51, West Allis

1.  My-Sugar-Na and I stopped by Tommasino Italia' for dinner last night.  The restaurant on 74th & Greenfield (formerly the beloved Doyle's Milwaukee Inn) is owned by Thomas Doyle.  During dinner (fantastic pizza, by the way, with fresh giardinara and parmesan on the side), I spoke with Mr. Doyle.  He stated two very interesting and believable things. 

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Who IS Michael James?

Bowling, Brewers players, Fantasy Football, Gambling, Green Bay Packers, Las Vegas, Milwaukee Brewers, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, Milwaukee Wave, MISL, NFL, Nostalga, Other blogs, PBA Tour, Reno, Television, Uphill (both ways)

Maybe a check into some of the lists (lower right of this page, but conveniently linked in this post) would give us an idea...

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