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Where Did That Come From? – Duff Float, Bathtub Brewery, Howard K Duff and More…

Let’s just start off with the reality that St. Patrick’s Day is pretty much a huge drunk-fest.  The real origins have long been forgotten, and in the hotbed of  American Irish Catholic cities (NYC, Boston, Pittsburgh etc.), it is a weirdly non-Christian/Christian celebration with a history of exclusion that makes one scratch his head…but, mostly because his head is numb from drinking too much green beer. It gets even more convoluted on Columbus Day…but, that is an entirely different kind of alcohol, without the food coloring. But, I digress…

The episode on which most of the St. Patrick’s Day/Homer -vs-The 18th Amendment Green/Beer/Shamrock stuff, is from an episode of the same name. No. Not Shamrock Stuff…but, Homer vs the 18th Amendment (S8E18).  

You wanna have a full-blown…real-deal booze fest?  Then buckle in kids…because this episode is loaded…as in smashedtrashed…and besotted.
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Secret Agents Premium Second Chance

Hey Howdy Hey Tappers!

In case you missed it…this morning ALL Premium items from the Secret Agent event (including rebated and discounted items) have returned to the store for a second shot at purchasing them.  Just in case you forgot…or didn’t have the donuts..to purchase before.

The items will remain in the store until the event ends on Tuesday May 9th.

We’ve written a Should I Buy for every premium item (new and returning) that’s hit our stores during this event.  We have the complete list (along with Where Did That Come From posts, and other relevant information) on our Secret Agents Event Page.

BUT because I know a bunch of you will ask again…here’s the complete list:

Should I Spend Donuts On?:
New for this Event
Camera Hat Homer
Mastermind Bundle
Globex Compound
Not a Laser Shark Pool
Globex Compound
Cypress Creek Elementary
Cypress Creek Sign
Russ Cargill
Femme Fatale
EPA Hoverjet
Crouching Panda Hidden Egg Roll
Stoner’s Pot Palace
Sha-Boom Ka-Boom
Adil Hoxha
Hammock District
Cypress Creek Home
Cafe Kafka

Lucius Sweet
Gabbo and Arthur
X-Ray Machine
Basketball Court
USS Tom Clancy
Super Collider
Buckingham Pay-Less Motel
Botanical Gardens
Island of Dr. Hibbert
Abandoned Store
Relaxation Bundle
Rex Banner
Police Tank
Burns State Prison
Yellow Submersible 

Happy Shopping!

Which items have you purchased?  Which items will you purchased?  Where are they in your Springfield?  Sound off in the comments below, you know we love hearing from you!