Erica Boniface writes:
“The first night I stepped foot in a bar was also the first time I discovered the infamous “Jager Bomb.” Moreover, it was the first time I blew $100 and didn’t have a freakin’ thing to show for it (besides a massive headache and an intense need for some vitamin “G” in the form of an omelet or plate of French fries from Denver Diner.) The next day I woke up in complete horror with the realization that I could have bought the adorable Steve Madden pumps I’d been eying for weeks. Damn! The harsh reality of drunken splurges dipping into my shopping budget was really annoying.”
She goes on to offer her tips to scoring free drinks and here’s a sample of that:
3. The “Dr. Phil” Trick
The first time I tried this one out, I was blown away with how quickly the bartender responded; it was almost too easy. Simply let the bartender “inadvertently” overhear a bitch session with your girlfriend. Sit down at the bar and start complaining about how “he” stood you up, how you’re the victim, and how you feel completely devastated. Before you know it, the bartender turns into your very own Dr. Phil. After you’ve finished talking, you’ll hear the magical words, “This one’s on me.” Sucker! Oh, we are so naughty.
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