Twenty years ago this summer, I pulled the greatest scam in Daily News history by convincing my editors they should pay me to write about beer. If they thought I’d run out of ideas soon enough, well, they underestimated my thirst.
But it’s time to move to a new barstool.
In the coming weeks, you’ll find me in community newspapers produced by Broad Street Media, including Philadelphia Weekly, South Philly Review, Northeast Times and the Star, among others. Meanwhile, you can always find me at JoeSixpack.net
Before I go, though, here’s a tip of the glass to my beloved People Paper and the characters who populated its pages. To Phantom Rider, the Marquis of Debris, Millennium Man, Hydro Cop and Buck the Bartender – next round’s on me.Share