The iconic saloon of yesteryear has evolved into something that is more specialized. Some of these specializations, as listed by Wikipedia are blues bars, comedy bars, dance bars, karaoke bars, salsa bars, etc. Arguably, the most popular of this subset is the sports bar.
Palermo’s, in St. Louis, is credited as the first sports bar. It opened as a bar in 1933 and took on the persona of a sports bar after World War II. They were located adjacent to Sportsman’s Park (a baseball stadium). It was normal to see patrons having a drink and listening to the baseball game on the radio. Palermo’s had started to accumulate sports memorabilia in the 40’s. Patrons flocked there, in the 50’s, to watch sporting events on television.
The modern sports bar has carried on the tradition of offering the televised spectacle of athletic competition. Technological advancements in television has only improved the viewing experience for sports bar participants. The viewing picture only get bigger and crisper.
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India, the land of diverse scenic beauty, rich historical significance, cultural diversity and traditional heritage is a dream destination for every traveler. From magnificent mountain ranges to lovely coastlines and sprawling forests as well as beautiful castles, forts and temples and other monuments, India has everything that you as a traveler can wish for. Embarking on India travel will simply give you optimum amount of satisfaction and pleasure. In order to have a hassle free and charming travel to India, there are certain things that you must keep in mind. And when it comes to travelling in India, the Indian Railway is perhaps one of the main modes of transport.
The largest rail network in Asia and the second largest in the world, the Indian Railway cover the length and breadth of the country. It covers a distance of around 104,000 kms and operates around 8000 passenger trains and 9300 goods trains. Around 17 million passengers commute the railway. A journey on the Indian railway system is a wonderful experience as it passes through various cities and regions. The passengers have a feel of the diverse tradition and culture of the country.
Wherever you wish to go, trains play an …