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Dan Dunn is an author, TV and radio personality, and award-winning journalist whose work has appeared in Playboy, GQ and the Los Angeles Times. His latest book is "American Wino: A Tale of Reds, Whites and One Man’s Blues."
Dan Dunn’s Recent Articles
Sep 20, 2017
7 Classic Bars You Need to Visit Before You Die
New cocktail lounges have a lot to contend with—remodeling, menu creation, staff training, and surly booze writers (guilty) are just a few of the pitfalls that await even the most optimistic would-be bar industry titan.
Jun 5, 2017
7 Legendary Bars That Should Be on Your Bucket List
It’s often said that the more things change, the more they stay the same.
Mar 20, 2017
11 Celebrity Drinking Buddies We Would Ditch Our Friends For
Accidentally meeting your favorite celebrity sounds incredible.
Mar 16, 2017
The Craziest Booze Names We Can’t Believe Are Actually Real
I once met a guy at a booze convention in Las Vegas who’d made a ton of dough in Silicon Valley and wanted to pursue his lifelong dream of owning his own island rum.
Feb 2, 2017
The 8 Types of Bars You’ll Go to in Your Life
My job is to go to bars and drink in them.
Jan 23, 2017
Yes, a Ban on Russian Vodka Would Actually Be the End of the World
For those of you either too deep in a Snapchat fugue or too busy hate-binging Fuller House, allow me to bring you up to our current cultural velocity.
Dec 24, 2016
Make Christmas Drunk Again!
Among my fondest memories from growing up in Philly was when the whole family would pile into our beat-up station wagon on Christmas Eve and drive out to the suburbs to see the ornate light displays on rich people’s houses.
Dec 22, 2016
10 Things You Need To Do in Bars Before You Die
My mother doesn’t like it when I say this, but bars and churches are basically the same thing.
Dec 17, 2016
Nine Toasts To The Nine Shitstorms of 2016
You don’t need me to tell you that 2016 was a steaming pile of chimpanzee excrement because we have a president-elect who reminds us every few hours on the Twitters.
Dec 9, 2016
Walton Goggins Asked Me to Try His Booze Then Wouldn’t Let Me Taste It
On the night after Donald Trump was elected president, nerves were frayed across the country, not to mention the greater Los Angeles metropolitan area.
Nov 29, 2016
A Night at The Epilogue
I know this bar called The Epilogue.
Nov 18, 2016
Toward a Taxonomy of Bad Drinking Buddies
It’s been a good 20 years or so since the last time someone popped me good and hard in the face.
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