SAN FRANCISCO -- The trip's been going really well up to this point. Stayed in a hostel, day-tripped in Berkeley, had drinks with Combustible Monkey and Alli last night at the venerable Vesuvio's in North Beach last night ... including my first taste of absinthe.
In a word, YUCK. It's everything I remember Milk of Magnesia being, and less. Luckily, the effects weren't the same. And I didn't even get a green fairy. But, that's my only disappointment thus far, so I'd say I'm still coming out ahead.
Today: more tripping around the City, and tonight, karaoke!
C&L's Late Nite Music Club With Sonic Youth - Though I had read quite a few things about Sonic Youth while in high school, I never heard a full album by them until I was in college. The year was 1986...
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