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The Umbrella

No Jacket Required — but a Mask Might Be

Personal Vinyl of NJR Mask Courtesy of Envato Elements

Chicago’s Pump Room learned a difficult lesson back in the mid-’80s. The famous lounge was know for hosting famous celebrities, from Sinatra to Eddie Murphy. Today it is out of business. I am sure the closure is not related to the famous story that I recount below, but it’s a good place to start.

The Pump Room once infamously turned away a couple of guys looking to grab a bite because one…

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Joe Trey (Adventure Hermit)

Joe Trey (Adventure Hermit)

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Infinitely Curious Explorer, Husband/Dad. Don’t Do ANYTHING! Do SOMETHING!!!