FDC #27: Nighthawks

There are few things in life more satisfying and comforting than a meal from a diner. Anyone that can resist the allure of a restaurant serving all-day breakfast, burgers, and milkshakes has an iron will that is probably borderline unhealthy. Or that’s what I am telling myself after hearing from…

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FDC #26: 4 Bells

The 2010s have been marked by reboots and sequels. Mad Max: Fury Road and Sherlock are great. And for the most part, I am still pretty bullish on these shiny new re-treads going forward (new James Bond! Star Wars!), although others not so much (the potential Girl Clinton vs. Brother…

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FDC #25: Monello

For as much as Minneapolis’ food scene is thriving, there are some troubling holes in its repertoire. Good Korean food is pretty tough to find (although The Rabbit Hole is really fun). The skyway has too many Subways and too few literally-anything-elses. And for the love of all that is…

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FDC #24: Brewer’s Table

Watching the Minnesota brewery scene go off the rails is fascinating, wonderful, and a little sad. Fascinating because ever since Minnesota passed the law allowing breweries to open tap rooms onsite, craft beers have been multiplying like mad and PBR’s stranglehold over Minneapolis has become more of a light hug.…

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FDC Supplemental #9: FDC Down Under

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It’s official folks. FDC is now international. Now I’ll admit, I am using the airport definition of international here, where it only takes one foreign destination to gain that designation (like an airport that conducts the quick flight from Sarah Palin’s house to Russia). I recently won a trip to…

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