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Today, we learned a few things. First, in the comments to Lennie Ambrose's post about El Perico Agave Spirit, we acquired some new slang, courtesy of Ted Stickles:

Hah, that's funny, 'perico' is slang for cocaine...

We did not know that!

And the comments of Katharine Shilcutt's post on suggestive restaurants were chock full of interesting information. For example, from gitchigumi:

In Salem, MA there is a liquor store called Bunghole Liquors.

It's true! That is so awesome. Happy Friday!

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