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Your Poconos Weekend Fun Guide, Bogus Holiday Edition

A couple years ago I noticed a bar or two in Scranton started running “Halfway to St. Pat’s” parties on Sept. 17. My first thought? “Wow, what a fantastic excuse to get poop-faced for no reason whatsoever and waste money at a bar on a night when I wouldn’t even think of going out.” Apparently I wasn’t […]

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Your St. Paddy’s Day Weekend Fun Guide

I find St. Patrick’s Day fascinating. In Ireland, it’s a holy day. Not in the metaphorical sense like it is here, but in the literal sense. Like, go to church, have dinner with your family, that kind of thing. Here we’ve somehow morphed it into “get stinkin’ drunk like you don’t get drunk for the […]

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