Presidential Debates + Booze = October 3rd

I'm new here, but back in Seattle I had a lot of fun organizing meet ups to view the presidential debates at bars. The parties were a lot of drunken fun. I've decided to take the initiative and do the same thing here.

The first debate is on October 3rd. We'll be meeting at 8:00 PM at Town Tavern on 18th in Adams Morgan. They've promised great food and booze specials for Redditors. The drinks are cheap and still normally, so we should all like watching there.

They have several TVs and a great sound system, so we won't have to worry about hearing over drunk AM bar douches.

If things work out we'll even have some awesome drinking games to go along with the program. And, if successful, there are two more presidential and one VP debate coming before the election. Fun!

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  • Russ

    Fun!

    October 4, 2012

  • Jamie T.

    So. Same place next debate?

    October 3, 2012

  • bruce

    Gov. Gary Johnson to Provide Online Commentary During Presidential Debate
    Today, October 3, 9:00 PM EDTPublic Event
    Gov. Gary Johnson will host a special online event on Wednesday, October 3rd, at 6:00 pm PDT / 9:00 pm EDT, during which he will provide commentary on the Presidential debate. The event will be hosted via this Google+ Hangout, and on Twitter at http://www.twitter.com/govgaryj...­ . Gov. Johnson is challenging his exclusion from the presidential debates. His plans to share online commentary during Wednesday's debate and during subsequent debates are subject to change should the Commission on Presidential Debates or the federal courts allow him to participate. To learn more about Gov. Gary Johnson, please visit http://www.garyjohnson2012.com­ .

    October 3, 2012

  • Troy

    Yeah blue shirt at the bar.

    October 3, 2012

  • Gracie

    20% off UBER rides to watch the presidential debate at Town Tavern!

    Town Tavern is excited to be partnering with UBER to help you ‘Ride Like a Candidate’ to get you to our debate watching party in presidential style! We've been so impressed with the service, we've teamed up to provide all our customers with 20% off one ride to or from Town Tavern for the debate!

    To get the 20% off discount, just apply the code TOWNTAVERNDEBATES before your ride. The discount is valid for any one trip between 8pm and midnight, Wednesday, October 3, 2012.

    Better yet, new Uber users can also get $15 off their first ride just by using promo code TOWNTAVERNDC when you sign up, good for your first ride any time in the next year. And for those of you on the fence: if 20 new riders sign up, Uber will even extend the 20% off discount for the rest of the Presidential debates!

    October 3, 2012

  • Ian B

    I'll be wearing the Nixon mask.

    October 2, 2012

  • Allie V.

    here are we meeting?

    October 2, 2012

    • Allie V.

      lol I know that but where near the bar?

      October 2, 2012

    • Will S

      It's a cozier establishment...everywhe­re inside is near the bar. I'm thinking we'll be hard to miss...

      October 2, 2012

  • Meredith

    Ideas for presidential debate drinking games? :-P

    October 2, 2012

    • A former member
      A former member

      if Obama says "let me be clear" or Romney says "job creator, take a shot?

      1 · October 2, 2012

    • Troy

      Take a drink for "forward," "backward", "let me be clear," "my friend," "Mr. Obama (instead of President Obama)," "12 million jobs," etc.

      October 2, 2012

  • bruce

    If my candidate, Gary Johnson, on the ballot in DC and 48 states (still working on last two), gets allowed in at the last minute, I will buy the bar a round of shots.

    Though then there would be enough debate to make it worth actually listening to.

    October 2, 2012

  • Charlie Bitmyfinger F.

    Whenever BO goes " Uh, look...".

    October 2, 2012

  • Adam M.

    http://www.csmonitor.com/USA/La...­

    I hope they ask about this. Looking fw to meeting you all.

    October 2, 2012

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We just grab a coffee and speak French. Some people have been coming every week for months... it creates a kind of warmth to the group.

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