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Samuel Beckett’s Irish Gastropub, Shirlington, VA

It wasn’t so long ago that Shirlington was a quaint little strip with one really good restaurant (Carlyle Grand Cafe), and a few lesser ones. Now, that strip is still quaint, but Carlyle is a shadow of what it once … Continue reading

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Champion Billiards, Shirlington, VA

At some point, you have to teach your son have to play Nine-ball; what you don’t expect is to lose two out of three games. (And I’m GOOD, darn it. No, really! I AM!) I was playing Nine-ball here twenty … Continue reading

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