It took over two months for word of mouth about Bloomfield's Brillobox to reach me -- a middle-aged suburban academic -- and it finally did. Then the Post-Gazette nearly beat me to it with this profile. So, either I'm still out of the loop, or the Post-Gazette is getting hip. Or both.

But the P-G doesn't explain the name. I guessed that it's a Warhol reference. Looks like I'm right.


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sternd said... 2/06/2006 3:32 PM

Glad you discovered name is Daniel Stern, the father of Eric Stern the owner, and we are proud of what he has accomplished....

Brillobox is getting more and more recognized as a venue for artists and the young at heart....

We were there Friday and Saturday night, and the place was jumping....

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