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Meet Tokyo’s Bartending Monk

Bartenders are easy to confide in. Not just because you’re probably wasted, but because so many others have been before you. Your neighborhood barkeep has already heard it all, and though he might not be able to impart any sage advice, he’s at least developed some good listening skills. While barkeeps seem to have always […]

By Alex Caring-Lobel

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The Buddha on 11th Avenue

This sweet story has been forwarded to Tricycle more than a few times. It appeared in Oakland Local’s “Community Voices” almost a month ago. You can click the following link to read the original piece, by Dan Stevenson, in its entirety: “Saving Oakland’s ‘Favorite’ Buddha.” For years the street divide of 11th Avenue in Oakland, […]

By Tricycle