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Last Call: The Owner of Merida's Oldest Cantina Is Surprised They're on Yelp

"Sure, El Cardenal is not the same as it was 100 years ago, but that’s because we’re not the same as we were 100 years ago."
Diana Spechler
1.14.19
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Last Call: Dan Tana's Veteran Bartender Can Drink 20 Shots a Night and Has Kept 50 Years of Hollywood Secrets

"My nickname is Dr. Kevorkian Slow Death. I feed [people] alcohol, I feed them cigarettes, I feed them Viagra."
Eduardo L. Perro
12.11.18
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The Perils of Running a Bar By Yourself

To enter Toronto's Pharmacy bar is to enter owner Chris Harper's brain and see his vision of what a bar should be.
Nick Rose
11.24.17
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Inside the Secret Manchester Pub That Only Serves Bartenders

The Seven Oaks opens from midnight until 8 AM, catering exclusively to bar staff clocking off from their shifts. And with so many bartenders in one place, things soon get rowdy.
Kamila Rymajdo
8.11.17
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Life Advice from the Legendary Bartender at California's Best Biker Bar

Bay Area legend Gina Parle of the Warehouse Cafe tells us why mojitos are pathetic and how to go down on yourself.
Laura Mason
7.19.17
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Last Call: One of Berlin's Oldest Cocktail Bars Will Put Chicken Skin in Your Drink

"Drinking a beer at a cocktail bar is like going to a brothel to jerk off in the toilet."
Liv Fleischhacker
7.10.17
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Meet the Members’ Club Duo Throwing London’s Most Outrageous Parties

We spoke to Brian Clivaz and Laurence Isaacson of L’Escargot in Soho about catering for Madonna, serving royalty, and why it’s always the quiet ones who get chucked out at 2 AM.
Daisy Meager
3.28.17
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St. Patrick’s Day Drinking Advice from an Unshockable Dublin Barman

As a third-generation bartender with 15 years' experience serving Dubliners, Will Scully knows a thing or two about toasting St. Paddy.
Daisy Meager
3.17.17
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This Eccentric Bar Owner Brews Her Own Love Potion

Liqueur d’Amour is the stuff of legend, but not everyone is lucky enough to get a glass.
Fred Libert
3.13.17
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The 10 Best Cities For Partying in the USA

An *extremely* scientific study.
THUMP Staff
3.10.17
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Drinking at Vegas's Oldest Bar Feels Like Therapy

A once-upon-a-time thespian in upstate New York, Arty Cassata scraped off his decades-old mustache 30 years ago and headed to Vegas to start a new life. He's a storied dude who isn't afraid to bounce belligerent junkies by the collar if needed.
Kristy Totten
11.9.16
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Last Call: How This Bartender Counters Death Threats with Dive Bar Diplomacy

"I was passing a security shop and actually considered buying a bulletproof vest. That’s when I decided to quit."
James Clasper
10.27.16
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