Reasons to Love Memphis #43: Memphis Tiger Basketball

November 9, 2010 3:06 pm5 comments
Reasons to Love Memphis #43: Memphis Tiger Basketball

If you’re not from here, you might not understand just how deep our collective love for the University of Memphis men’s basketball team runs. Friday marks the official start of the Tigers’ 2010-2011 season, and this year, there are more reasons than ever to love the blue team:

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Reasons to Love Memphis #42: Cheap Parking

October 20, 2010 9:54 am10 comments
Reasons to Love Memphis #42: Cheap Parking

And it’s not just cheap parking – it’s the cheapest in any major city in North America.

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Reason to Love Memphis #41: Midtown’s Living Room

October 12, 2010 10:59 am4 comments
Reason to Love Memphis #41: Midtown’s Living Room

The Lamplighter Lounge on is Midtown’s living room. So much so that last night, several bedheadded young men came in and ordered bottles of Pabst in their pajamas.

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Reasons to Love Memphis #40: The Riverfront

September 15, 2010 3:53 pm0 comments
Reasons to Love Memphis #40: The Riverfront

As the temperature has gotten more pleasant, I’ve been making excuses to walk around outside. A few nights ago, after killing the better part of an eight piece family meal at Gus’s with a friend, I took a long walk near the Mississippi River.

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Reason #38 to Love Memphis: Memphis Makes You Stronger

July 8, 2010 3:03 pm16 comments
Reason #38 to Love Memphis: Memphis Makes You Stronger

Last night was a perfect Memphis evening. I met a friend and went to Willow Park to watch the Hi-Tone team get crushed in one of the most enthusiastically doomed kickball games ever. I ate a Legit Supreme at Jerry’s, crashed an apartment complex pool with all my clothes on, […]

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