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    Some of your wishes have come true?

    Papa's Corner is now under new ownership. The name will likely change, but hopefully their new line-up for Thursday nights does not. I was liking all the bands they brought in, I spent a bit of time there. Glad to see those owners go, cause I could tell they had big problems with mis-management, sad to see the shows go though.


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    Re: Some of your wishes have come true?

    Wait, what?


    I'll take a Jack & Hilton

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    Re: Some of your wishes have come true?

    Quote Originally Posted by Swanson10 View Post
    Papa's Corner is not under new ownership. The name will likely change, but hopefully their new line-up for Thursday nights does not. I was liking all the bands they brought in, I spent a bit of time there. Glad to see those owners go, cause I could tell they had big problems with mis-management, sad to see the shows go though.
    this was a wish?



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    Re: Some of your wishes have come true?

    good thing peoples was destroyed for that crap.



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    Re: Some of your wishes have come true?

    Quote Originally Posted by Swanson10 View Post
    Papa's Corner is not under new ownership.
    Is that supposed to be "now under new ownership"? Just clarifying, because it changes the meaning of the entire sentence. From the rest of the post I'd guess that's a typo.

    I also wish they had just left People's alone.



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    People's should be salivating at the shot to get back into that location. I'm so glad to see those ******** fail. Why couldn't they just have left People's alone? Call me vindictive, but it was absolutely idiotic to kick out A LANDMARK, a bar that had been featured in Playboy multiple times, the longest running bar in Campustown and an absolute Ames icon, because you think you can do a better job. Really? Really?


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    Re: Some of your wishes have come true?

    I agree...bring back Peoples...and get Lumpy's back in there while your at it.



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    Re: Some of your wishes have come true?

    Quote Originally Posted by Al_4_State View Post
    People's should be salivating at the shot to get back into that location. I'm so glad to see those ******** fail. Why couldn't they just have left People's alone? Call me vindictive, but it was absolutely idiotic to kick out A LANDMARK, a bar that had been featured in Playboy multiple times, the longest running bar in Campustown and an absolute Ames icon, because you think you can do a better job. Really? Really?
    Quote Originally Posted by timjans View Post
    I agree...bring back Peoples...and get Lumpy's back in there while your at it.
    Amen to both!



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    Re: Some of your wishes have come true?

    I proposed to my wife at People's during a Hello Dave show so I was pretty mad when I heard they packed up for Des Moines. That place was great and had so many good bands in there.



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    Re: Some of your wishes have come true?

    Quote Originally Posted by timjans View Post
    I agree...bring back Peoples...and get Lumpy's back in there while your at it.
    Lumpy's. Best. Bar. Ever.


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    Quote Originally Posted by djcubby View Post
    I proposed to my wife at People's during a Hello Dave show so I was pretty mad when I heard they packed up for Des Moines. That place was great and had so many good bands in there.
    They were in Des Moines before getting the boot in Ames. The plan was to have 2 People's, and then the ******** who owned the building in Ames, decided not to renew the lease so they could start their own bar, as they thought they could do it better. They made it about a year. Well done, jerk offs.


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    Re: Some of your wishes have come true?

    Quote Originally Posted by Al_4_State View Post
    Lumpy's. Best. Bar. Ever.
    Is there any surface in that bar that didn't get urinated on regularly? I dont think so, and that is the mark of a great bar!



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    Re: Some of your wishes have come true?

    Quote Originally Posted by Al_4_State View Post
    People's should be salivating at the shot to get back into that location. I'm so glad to see those ******** fail. Why couldn't they just have left People's alone? Call me vindictive, but it was absolutely idiotic to kick out A LANDMARK, a bar that had been featured in Playboy multiple times, the longest running bar in Campustown and an absolute Ames icon, because you think you can do a better job. Really? Really?



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    Quote Originally Posted by CloneIce View Post
    Is there any surface in that bar that didn't get urinated on regularly? I dont think so, and that is the mark of a great bar!
    I may, or may not, have been guilty of "sinking" it up on occasion...


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    Re: Some of your wishes have come true?

    I opened this thread expecting to see HB committed to us, Cyclonefanatic actually banned any talk of ISU leaving the Big XII, the football team would have names on their Jersey's next year or at the very least, some boobies.



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