Page 1 of 3 123 LastLast
Results 1 to 15 of 32

Thread: Tip Top?

  1. #1
    Rookie
    Points: 7,507, Level: 25
    Level completed: 92%, Points required for next Level: 43
    Overall activity: 4.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran5000 Experience Points
    hiltonisheaven's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    Ankeny
    Posts
    357
    Points
    7,507
    Level
    25
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 0
    Given: 0

    Tip Top?

    I heard a rumor that Tip Top has been bought out to make room for something else. Surely they wouldn't do this to me right before the start of the season! Has anyone else heard this or is it false?


    EDIT:
    Looks like this rumor is Not true. Yay for beer & chili at 6am!


    Last edited by hiltonisheaven; 08-29-2012 at 11:55 AM.

  2. #2
    Speechless
    Points: 380,643, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 100.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialOverdriveVeteran50000 Experience Points
    Wesley's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Location
    Omaha
    Posts
    55,523
    Points
    380,643
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 143
    Given: 109

    Re: Tip Top?

    Heard it might be a Yoga and Yogurt Heaven Shoppe.


    Last edited by Wesley; 08-28-2012 at 07:02 PM.
    CFH HMagic bball season next year.
    Let my Fred's Four Horsemen ride: Georges, Hogue, Nader, and McKay.

  3. #3
    Starter
    Points: 23,901, Level: 47
    Level completed: 36%, Points required for next Level: 649
    Overall activity: 6.0%
    Achievements:
    1 year registered10000 Experience Points
    ISUagger's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2012
    Location
    Ames
    Posts
    913
    Points
    23,901
    Level
    47
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 22
    Given: 14

    Re: Tip Top?

    Grown men do cry.



  4. #4
    Rookie
    Points: 18,982, Level: 42
    Level completed: 4%, Points required for next Level: 868
    Overall activity: 1.0%
    Achievements:
    Recommendation Second Class1 year registered10000 Experience Points
    Heilsqauvador's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2011
    Location
    Ames via Hampton
    Posts
    442
    Points
    18,982
    Level
    42
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 3
    Given: 8

    Re: Tip Top?

    This will not sit well with a certain group of people...



  5. #5
    Rookie
    Points: 17,453, Level: 40
    Level completed: 26%, Points required for next Level: 597
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    10000 Experience Points1 year registeredSocial
    TheEncore's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2012
    Location
    Ames, IA
    Posts
    374
    Points
    17,453
    Level
    40
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 0
    Given: 0
    "Really Jail wouldn't be so bad (If he had CF)..I'd wake up-check Cyclone Fanatic and not have to go to work, so there's a plus" -MEClone

  6. #6
    Speechless
    Points: 629,812, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 22.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsVeteranOverdrive
    3TrueFans's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2009
    Location
    Ames
    Posts
    22,175
    Points
    629,812
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 378
    Given: 29

    Re: Tip Top?

    Quote Originally Posted by Heilsqauvador View Post
    This will not sit well with a certain group of people...
    Drunks and chili lovers.



  7. #7
    Addict
    Points: 155,365, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 4.0%
    Achievements:
    50000 Experience PointsSocial1 year registered

    Join Date
    Mar 2012
    Location
    North Liberty
    Posts
    6,492
    Points
    155,365
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 39
    Given: 2

    Re: Tip Top?

    Those yogurt bar things are tastey though.


    I LIEK CHOCOLATE MILK - The Partisan Bat

    Quote Originally Posted by ChrisMWilliams View Post
    Hmmm...I'm not a huge "weiner"
    Quote Originally Posted by Angie View Post
    "Yeah, Chris' weiner is a way bigger get than mine."

  8. #8
    Addict
    Points: 112,768, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 18.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points
    ianoconnor's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2007
    Location
    Des Moines
    Posts
    6,868
    Points
    112,768
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 89
    Given: 221

    Re: Tip Top?

    I still have never managed to make it over there.



  9. #9
    Pro
    Points: 67,539, Level: 80
    Level completed: 69%, Points required for next Level: 511
    Overall activity: 3.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Dec 2008
    Location
    Des Moines
    Posts
    3,211
    Points
    67,539
    Level
    80
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 39
    Given: 1

    Re: Tip Top?

    My dad would tell me stories about going to the Tip Top.



  10. #10
    All-Star
    Points: 30,084, Level: 53
    Level completed: 31%, Points required for next Level: 766
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    25000 Experience PointsVeteran

    Join Date
    Nov 2010
    Location
    Ames
    Posts
    1,440
    Points
    30,084
    Level
    53
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 9
    Given: 0

    Re: Tip Top?

    The owner of the tiptop from the 80s now owns the bar up in north Ames. I heard they were planning on doing chili this year before games up there.



  11. #11
    Legend
    Points: 309,988, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 9.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialRecommendation Second ClassVeteranCreated Album pictures50000 Experience Points
    CyCrazy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2008
    Location
    In a Bunker
    Posts
    14,339
    Points
    309,988
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 23
    Given: 8

    Re: Tip Top?

    Quote Originally Posted by Cychotiic View Post
    The owner of the tiptop from the 80s now owns the bar up in north Ames. I heard they were planning on doing chili this year before games up there.
    That is a poor decision on his part.



  12. #12
    Legend
    Points: 202,684, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 33.0%
    Achievements:
    SocialVeteran50000 Experience Points

    Join Date
    Apr 2006
    Posts
    14,981
    Points
    202,684
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 81
    Given: 40

    Re: Tip Top?

    That is terrible news. Especially for the night shift guys, what other bars in Ames are open in the morning?



  13. #13
    Starter
    Points: 23,901, Level: 47
    Level completed: 36%, Points required for next Level: 649
    Overall activity: 6.0%
    Achievements:
    1 year registered10000 Experience Points
    ISUagger's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2012
    Location
    Ames
    Posts
    913
    Points
    23,901
    Level
    47
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 22
    Given: 14

    Re: Tip Top?

    We can't let this happen! I know a few guys that would chain themselves to the building when the wrecking crews come.



  14. #14
    Bench Warmer
    Points: 9,412, Level: 29
    Level completed: 11%, Points required for next Level: 538
    Overall activity: 0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran5000 Experience Points
    CYclist's Avatar
    Join Date
    Mar 2006
    Posts
    229
    Points
    9,412
    Level
    29
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 2
    Given: 2

    Re: Tip Top?

    Tip Top should be put on the historic registry. Very few taverns like that left and it should be maintained forever.



  15. #15
    Hall-Of-Famer
    Points: 583,515, Level: 100
    Level completed: 0%, Points required for next Level: 0
    Overall activity: 12.0%
    Achievements:
    Veteran50000 Experience Points
    isulive2train's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2009
    Location
    Ciclón Nación
    Posts
    3,810
    Points
    583,515
    Level
    100
    Thumbs Up
    Received: 32
    Given: 33

    Re: Tip Top?

    Darnnnnnnn.


    "Strength does not come from physical capacity. It comes from an indomitable will."


    "And for the rest of college football, welcome to utter BCS chaos."

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
  • Football
  • Iowa State vs. North Dakota State
  • August 30, 2014
  • 06:00 PM