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  1. Frisky Whiskey
    Tie One On: 50 Shades of Grey Comes to Saloon50 Shades of Brown doesn’t have quite the same ring.
  2. Apocalypse Now
    Great Basements (Or: Where to Hide Out During the Next Micro-Burst)This is where you want to watch the world end.
  3. TVLand
    Cocktail Guru Luke O’Neil Will Film a TV Pilot at SaloonStop in to the bar this evening for a chance to mug for the camera.
  4. Neighborhood Watch
    Big Drinks, Small Plates: Your Week in Neighborhood News (Updated)Bostonians, this isn’t the best week to get sober.
  5. Openings
    Saloon Opens in About 30 Minutes, With More Than 130 Brown Liquors InvolvedWith Five Horses and now Saloon, Davis Square’s becoming a hard-drinking mecca.
  6. User’s Guide
    If You Can’t Dance at Beatrice, Then Where?Until now a list of Manhattan’s cabaret licenses hasn’t been available online, but we’ve acquired one so you can do the all-the-rage tektonik — legally!
  7. Back of the House
    A Very Special Back of the House: Insider Horror Stories An online forum for wait staff called Kiss My Bitter Ass might not be the most reliable source of restaurant gossip. But this item, currently residing atop its bulletin board, is so horrifying that we had to pass it along. At midtown tourist trap Shelly’s New York, according to the anonymous poster, a friend of the corporate executive chef came in with a woman of ill repute on his arm. “In the first few minutes, we see the chef of our restaurant in the back waiter station cleaning a thermometer.” Where the thermometer had been isn’t a story for a food blog. But even scarier is the story’s aftermath: “Yes, that thermometer went back to the kitchen.”