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Monday, July 09, 2012

And the Winner is...Atlas Arcade

The results:

Dear Frozen Tropics Readers, Friends, Neighbors, and Drinkers,

We cannot express our thanks enough for all of your enthusiasm in our new venture and all of the awesome comments and bar names you’ve given us. This has been so much fun! We have chosen the name Atlas Arcade, for its timelessness and its sense of place. So the winner is Don S, who unfortunately didn’t leave any contact info. Don S, please contact us at atlasarcade@gmail.com! You have won $150 in quarters!

There were so many great names and we were so entertained that we also chose some honorable mentions who will each get two free drinks on their first visit to Atlas Arcade:

Raygun Era (by Inked)
Drunky Kong (by Farcus)
Princess Barstool (by J.G.)
Atlas Chugged (by Negroni)

Additionally, Erik would like to buy a beer for the anonymous reader who took a creative cheap shot and posted “For Lease.” Among the team we also liked “Do Your Homework, Erik” so obviously a great deal of humor has been employed in this endeavor.

Again, thank you so much all for submitting your names and really having fun with it! As a token of our thanks, we would like to invite all those who posted with their contact info to a private neighborhood appreciation power hour this Sunday afternoon, July 15 from 12-4. Free Pop Tarts for all! (and maybe some other fun stuff)

We open to the public Tuesday, July 10, at 6 PM.
We hope to see you all soon!

Game On.

The Atlas Arcade Team


Anonymous Grr said...

I feel proud of my neighborhood, Atlas Arcade is a great name. I wish you the best of luck.

Jul 9, 2012, 11:32:00 PM

Anonymous Anonymous said...

I posted the "For Lease" suggestion. You can buy me a beer sometime at the Pug next door.

Jul 10, 2012, 12:23:00 AM

Blogger Alan Page said...

atlas arcade is cool.

i feel bad that my h street barcade suggestion didn't win. lmao.

smh @ anonymous at 12:23 claiming the free drink, but wanting them to buy one from a different bar.

lack of capitalization in this message inspired by ee cummings. ha.

Jul 10, 2012, 10:20:00 AM

Anonymous Anonymous said...

I emailed. Thanks so much!

Don S

Jul 10, 2012, 10:31:00 AM

Anonymous Anonymous said...

Don there is no limit to your abilities and this is another notch in your belt

Jul 10, 2012, 1:05:00 PM

Anonymous Donald Trump said...

Yes, be sure to put this on your resume!

Jul 10, 2012, 4:35:00 PM

Anonymous Anonymous said...

Great name, even though you didn't go with an 80's theme. Look forward to dropping by.

Jul 10, 2012, 6:20:00 PM

Anonymous Nate said...

Hard to beat the sheer classiness of this name. Good choice.

Jul 11, 2012, 4:54:00 PM

Blogger Andrew W said...

Eh, pretty boring in my opinion.

Jul 13, 2012, 5:55:00 PM


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