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All The Young Girls Love Alice

The Big Unit Alice Cooper’stown, Phoenix, Arizona Like the Paul Stanley/Gene Simmons-owned Rock and Brews and the now-defunct Lynyrd Skynyrd BBQ & Beer in Las Vegas, Phoenix’s Alice Cooper’stown entices with the promise of sex and booze and rock and … Continue reading

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Chili Con Carny

The 2013 Orange County Fair Costa Mesa, California The Orange County Fair is an annual event that evokes a range of emotions, from eager anticipation of what gastronomic Frankensteinian contraption will be the talk of the county fair season to … Continue reading

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Chili Today, Hot Tamale

Chili John’s Burbank, California From the hand-painted, neon-accented sign on the top of the curved corner building to the Dorothy Gale red gingham checked curtains in the window, Burbank’s Chili John’s looks like a slice of Americana frozen in time. … Continue reading

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Frank the Ripper

Rutt’s Hut Clifton, New Jersey Mention “The Ripper” from New Jersey and you will immediately be asked if you’re referring to a character on The Sopranos; however, the person of interest with the ominous sounding moniker is actually a hot … Continue reading

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Who Let The Dogs Out?

Dog Haus Biergarten Pasadena, Californa It isn’t easy being an upstart tube steak joint within in the Los Angeles County environs with heavy competition from senior citizens such as Pink’s, Hot Dog on a Stick, et al., and it’s even … Continue reading

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