Originally Posted by Sea Ray
As I understand it the ad was in (Cincinnati's) City Beat. It's not like the ad ran in Chicago. I take it to be directed towards Cincinnati fans and encourage them to party at the Lager House like they would at the Cubby Bear or one of the watering holes surrounding Wrigley Field
You may be right, but to assume any self respecting Reds fan would purposely emulate anything at all about a Cubs fan is still a serious miscalculation on their part.
Would a bar in Columbus hope to attract Buckeye fans by billing itself as "Ann Arbor South!"? You might be right but the whole thing screams of "oops!" and a whole lot of transparent back-pedaling from the place.