The Weekly Weasel — Week of Nov. 11

I hope you’re all enjoying your Veterans Day, especially those of you who have served. Thank you. And now, here’s the latest news from the Weasels.

More Witchcraft
The Wicked Witches were at it again in last week’s Brawl game at the Red Lion. This time, they toiled and troubled to 28 centers, split evenly between them. Click here to see who they were and how the others did.

The Brawl Is Back
Speaking of the Bar Room Brawl, we’ve posted the standings through the first three games in the series. A total of 13 players have participated so far.

Early Thanksgiving?
We opened another bar game. It will be Nov. 21, one week before Thanksgiving, at the Red Lion in Lincoln Square. The first board is nearly full, so speak up if you want to play.

Upcoming Games


  • Nov. 21 at the Red Lion in the Lincoln Square neighborhood of Chicago, starting at 6:30 p.m. until no later than 11. Have five.
  • Dec. 7 at Ted McClelland’s home in the Rogers Park neighborhood of Chicago, starting at 11 a.m. Have three.

Sign up for games here, on Meetup, or by emailing your faithful War Weasel (which is now Dan Burgess,

We hope to send out our annual e-appeal for 2014 dues in the next month. In the meantime, you can use the PayPal link we set up for 2013 to pay your 2014 dues. We’re still charging $25, $10 if you’re a student. Nine people have already paid their dues; thanks, Chris and Tony, the latest to pay.

Important Dates

  • Nov. 28: Thanksgiving. Be thankful for the Weasels.

That’s all for this week.


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