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Transmission Event Thu Jun 07 2007

Transmission Thursday at the Five Star!

Booty! Hot damn, it's already been a month. Last week's TX Thursday was about as wild as they get -- 27th Ward Alderman Walter Burnett showed up and eventually confided in me that he found Indian women attractive, several miscreants removed their clothing, and some dude offered me a press pass to Lollapalooza. Crazy -- but not enough. We're aiming to top all that tonight for our one month-iversary. DJ Brad Owen will be there as usual, spinning punk and New Wave hits, as well as other indie faves, and the Five Star is a bastion of cheap booze -- $2 drafts and $2 shots usually cause plenty of trouble. The Five Star is located at 1424 W. Chicago, just east of Ashland -- we'll be there after 9, come out and say hi! Pics from last week after the jump.




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She's going to cause a lot of trouble, eventually.

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Why do people insist on doing this with the TX stickers?

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Alderman Burnett and his posse.

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Alderman Burnett then proceeded to expand his posse.

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DJ Brad Owen in a rare moment of peace.

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The trouble starts.

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And continues.

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And continues.

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That's the Lyle, one of the owners. It was that kind of night.

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That's me. Come say hi!

 
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