Christopher Pratt (cpratt) wrote,
Christopher Pratt

Seattle Trivia Minute

This morning I learned that Theodore Hübner Roethke, the obscure American poet that one of my college roommates was marginally obsessed with, did some of his drinking at the Red Robin in Seattle. Mind you, Red Robin didn't always used to be a faceless burger chain; time was, it was a funky burger joint in Seattle (and the original location is still there), apparently cool enough for hipster UW professors of English to go get hammered after class.

Who knew?

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