Bars w/ Wireless

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Bars w/ Wireless

Postby jjoyce » Tue Mar 11, 2008 9:31 am

I require a place where I can ideally watch NCAA basketball, drink and eat decent food... and have access to the Web without paying for a whack Mad City Broadband account.

Anyone?

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Re: Bars w/ Wireless

Postby Kenneth Burns » Tue Mar 11, 2008 9:40 am

jjoyce wrote:I require a place where I can ideally watch NCAA basketball, drink and eat decent food... and have access to the Web without paying for a whack Mad City Broadband account.

Anyone?


According to this site, Babe's has the wifi. I'd go for Babe's.

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Postby Henry Vilas » Tue Mar 11, 2008 9:55 am

You are just encouraging more drunken posts on TDPF.

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Re: Bars w/ Wireless

Postby Marvell » Tue Mar 11, 2008 9:57 am

jjoyce wrote:I require a place where I can ideally watch NCAA basketball, drink and eat decent food... and have access to the Web without paying for a whack Mad City Broadband account.

Anyone?


The Memorial Union would have everything you require - except, perhaps, the food part.

Not sure if you can access the wireless without a Net ID, however.

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Postby aaronetc » Tue Mar 11, 2008 11:24 am

Church Key
High Noon's got wireless, which might leak over to Brass Ring
Is there wireless at The City?

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Postby O.J. » Tue Mar 11, 2008 11:48 am

aaronetc wrote:Church Key
High Noon's got wireless, which might leak over to Brass Ring
Is there wireless at The City?


The Brass Ring also has wireless, as does Lucky's.

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Postby roadkill bill » Tue Mar 11, 2008 11:58 am

The Local, Genna's, Maduro and Brocach all have wireless. At least they are close to the office, if that makes a difference. Not sure about the quality of the TV or game coverage.

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Postby corncernedcitizen » Tue Mar 11, 2008 12:06 pm

I was at the Great Dane on the Square over the weekend, and they had WiFi that was speedy even on an iPod Touch.

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Postby roadkill bill » Tue Mar 11, 2008 12:10 pm

corncernedcitizen wrote:I was at the Great Dane on the Square over the weekend, and they had WiFi that was speedy even on an iPod Touch.


Really? That's new. Thanks for the tip.

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Postby awestra » Tue Mar 11, 2008 3:11 pm

aaronetc wrote:Is there wireless at The City?


Yes, there is.

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Postby fisticuffs » Tue Mar 11, 2008 3:26 pm

Having my iPhone I've noticed there is free WiFi almost everywhere I go. In a lot of cases the WiFi wasn't intended to be free but was never set up to block unknown users.

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Postby buckyor » Tue Mar 11, 2008 7:12 pm

I've found a lot of sports bars have wireless, at least here in the sticks, and in Phoenix when I went back last fall. A night's worth of Shipyard Prelude for anyone who can tell me why (you gotta come out here to collect though).

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Postby Dust Mite Rodeo » Tue Mar 11, 2008 7:29 pm

Not for a nanosecond have I ever had the urge to take a computer to a bar where there's drunks spilling beer all over the place.

Especially since I tend to spill beer all over the place.

Hey, there's a product idea for Steve Jobs!
Macbook Alco:
Horrifically de-featured, but with liquid-proof keyboard and breath-a-lyzer. Only $3799.

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Postby Dust Mite Rodeo » Tue Mar 11, 2008 7:36 pm

And special iBeerGoggles software, makes naked people on free porn sites look way way better!

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Postby buckyor » Thu Mar 13, 2008 9:38 pm

buckyor wrote: A night's worth of Shipyard Prelude for anyone who can tell me why (you gotta come out here to collect though).


No guesses?


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