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Post#76 Re: OT - I'm coming to Milwaukee!
Thu Nov 15, 2012 6:55 pm by GrandAdmiralDan

Garbs_7 wrote:Somehow she has my number Dan and that's not cool :(


:rofl:
I swear it was NOT me who gave it to her. I'm guessing the person who gave it to her is the same person who traveled here with you from Australia ;)
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Post#77 Re: OT - I'm coming to Milwaukee!
Thu Nov 15, 2012 7:00 pm by paul

Ha nice Garbs, very jealous (of the trip, not the drunk dial :D).
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Post#78 Re: OT - I'm coming to Milwaukee!
Thu Nov 15, 2012 9:46 pm by ReddWing

Garbs_7 wrote:Some of the girls were finishing their shifts while we were eating and even drunk at 2am, they were absolute rubbish, no idea why anyone would pay to see that haha. Some guy got violently thrown out twice while we were standing there, I imagine that was Twirl yeah?


Milwaukee's strip club situation is an utter joke. Our best clubs (one of which is great) are on the outskirts of town. Instead, visitors to our fair city are forced into ghetto joints like Arts and Solid Gold. Milwaukee is a weird city like that. We also built our huge casino in an industrial area.
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Post#79 Re: OT - I'm coming to Milwaukee!
Thu Nov 15, 2012 9:47 pm by Jammo29

Garbs have you seen the river and the lake yet? These would have been top of the list surely?
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Post#80 Re: OT - I'm coming to Milwaukee!
Fri Nov 16, 2012 9:29 pm by GrandAdmiralDan

ReddWing wrote:We also built our huge casino in an industrial area.


Myself and a couple friends took Garbs to the casino after bar close. Kind of a sad place at that time of night on a weeknight, so it was kind of a downer. It didn't occur to me it would be like that. So we were there for 15 minutes at most. Good news is that in the span of just over 5 minutes, Garbs proceeded to first use $100 and then $40 more to play roulette. I convinced him to walk away when he hit and won $216 (so up $76). Pretty productive 15 minute casino visit :)
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Post#81 Re: OT - I'm coming to Milwaukee!
Fri Nov 16, 2012 9:39 pm by blkout

Yeah casino's late at night are depressing. Just people on poker machines slowly ruining their lives lol
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Post#82 Re: OT - I'm coming to Milwaukee!
Fri Nov 16, 2012 11:05 pm by AussieBuck

blkout wrote:Yeah casino's late at night are depressing. Just people on poker machines slowly ruining their lives lol

I used to go there to play poker if I got kicked out of wherever I was for being too drunk. Other than that yeah.
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Post#83 Re: OT - I'm coming to Milwaukee!
Fri Nov 16, 2012 11:18 pm by trwi7

I only go to casinos to play baccarat.

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Post#84 Re: OT - I'm coming to Milwaukee!
Sat Nov 17, 2012 4:47 am by Garbs_7

Haha Dan that was going to be put straight back down on the table but I didn't want everyone just to stand around and watch me gamble, normally though I wouldn't leave unless I was at least $2-300 up (or more often down :) ) was a really good night though, had a lot of fun with you and "Long Steve", thanks a lot for showing me around.

Milwaukee is a cool little city and it still surprising to me more people don't get out for cheap NBA, people honestly take for granted being able to just rock up and watch a game, I would kill for that... Keep up the good work with running sector 7 too would hate to see that die due to apathy.

Thanks to everyone who shared some insight or advice, I had a great trip to Milwaukee and would love to come back some day.
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Post#85 Re: OT - I'm coming to Milwaukee!
Sat Nov 17, 2012 4:49 am by Garbs_7

Also I'm in Miami at the moment, feels like I'm in a different country from the Midwest, it's nearly 5 am and the music is still pumping, shaking my window on the 5th floor of the clevelander. Crazy town but a lot of fun, must be a big distraction for young NBA players who end up here.
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Post#86 Re: OT - I'm coming to Milwaukee!
Sat Nov 17, 2012 10:02 am by upnorthfan

I consider myself a good card player. My claim to fame at a casino is on two diferent occasions, I sat at the black jack tables up at Onieda, and at the time they had $2 minimum bet.

So I sat down with $20, played eight hours straight, and walked away both times with $20.

Cheap night for entertainment. As for the one in Milwaukee, that is a god aweful, ugly area. Garbs, your trip sounds awesome, glad to hear you are tasting America.
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Post#87 Re: OT - I'm coming to Milwaukee!
Sat Nov 17, 2012 10:04 am by paulpressey25

Garbs_7 wrote:Also I'm in Miami at the moment, feels like I'm in a different country from the Midwest, it's nearly 5 am and the music is still pumping, shaking my window on the 5th floor of the clevelander. Crazy town but a lot of fun, must be a big distraction for young NBA players who end up here.


This gives you good perspective as to why the Bucks many times aren't prepared to play on the road against the Heat. Those guys are out all night before games when the team travels down there.
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