Recent Changes for "The Paragon" - Davis Wikihttp://daviswiki.org/The_ParagonRecent Changes of the page "The Paragon" on Davis Wiki.en-us The Paragonhttp://daviswiki.org/The_Paragon2012-05-12 23:50:40ScottMeehleibintegrating the 1 comment into main entry <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for The Paragon<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 10: </td> <td> Line 10: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> Before ["Froggy's"], there was another bar at the corner called The Paragon, <span>which had a wooden patio extending into the street and a card roo</span>m<span>&nbsp;in the base</span>ment. It was <span>one o</span>f<span>&nbsp;the most popular bars in Davi</span>s. Their kitchen was where Sophia, of ["Sophia's Thai Kitchen"] fame, got her start. It was the first establishment to introduce ["Thai Restaurants" Thai food] to the general Davis populace. </td> <td> <span>+</span> Before ["Froggy's"], there was another bar at the corner called <span>'''</span>The Paragon<span>'''. It had a superb wooden patio extending into the street; though looking back</span>, <span>it's surpising </span>m<span>ore people didn't get hurt since patrons used to sit on the rails. There was also a card roo</span>m<span>&nbsp;in the basem</span>ent. It was <span>a very popular bar and a good place to debate </span>f<span>ootball with the bartender</span>s. Their kitchen was where Sophia, of ["Sophia's Thai Kitchen"] fame, got her start. It was the first establishment to introduce ["Thai Restaurants" Thai food] to the general Davis populace. </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 14: </td> <td> Line 14: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- </span> Ultimately, The Paragon [http://www.dui.com/dui-library/california/news/servers-arrested was forced] to get rid of the patio and lost its liquor license. Criminal charges also were filed against a Paragon bartender and waitress, though a jury later acquitted both. </td> <td> <span>+</span> Ultimately, The Paragon [http://www.dui.com/dui-library/california/news/servers-arrested was forced] to get rid of the patio and lost its liquor license. Criminal charges also were filed against a Paragon bartender and waitress, though a jury later acquitted both. </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 17: </td> <td> Line 17: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- <br> - <br> - <br> - [[Comments]]<br> - ------<br> - ''2011-10-17 14:08:53'' [[nbsp]] The patio was superb, though looking back it's surpising more people didn't get hurt since we used to sit on the rails. Good place to debate football with the bartenders too. --["Users/Jeffrey9"]</span> </td> <td> </td> </tr> </table> </div> The Paragonhttp://daviswiki.org/The_Paragon2012-05-12 23:28:19ScottMeehleibwas very popular <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for The Paragon<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 10: </td> <td> Line 10: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> Before ["Froggy's"], there was another bar at the corner called The Paragon, which had a wooden patio extending into the street and a card room in the basement. Their kitchen was where Sophia, of ["Sophia's Thai Kitchen"] fame, got her start. It was the first establishment to introduce ["Thai Restaurants" Thai food] to the general Davis populace. </td> <td> <span>+</span> Before ["Froggy's"], there was another bar at the corner called The Paragon, which had a wooden patio extending into the street and a card room in the basement. <span>It was one of the most popular bars in Davis. </span>Their kitchen was where Sophia, of ["Sophia's Thai Kitchen"] fame, got her start. It was the first establishment to introduce ["Thai Restaurants" Thai food] to the general Davis populace. </td> </tr> </table> </div> The Paragonhttp://daviswiki.org/The_Paragon2012-05-12 22:56:03ScottMeehleibfirst Thai "restaurant" <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for The Paragon<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 10: </td> <td> Line 10: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> Before ["Froggy's"], there was another bar at the corner called The Paragon, which had a wooden patio extending into the street and a card room in the basement. Their kitchen was where Sophia, of ["Sophia's Thai Kitchen"] fame, got her start. </td> <td> <span>+</span> Before ["Froggy's"], there was another bar at the corner called The Paragon, which had a wooden patio extending into the street and a card room in the basement. Their kitchen was where Sophia, of ["Sophia's Thai Kitchen"] fame, got her start.<span>&nbsp;It was the first establishment to introduce ["Thai Restaurants" Thai food] to the general Davis populace.</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> The Paragonhttp://daviswiki.org/The_Paragon2011-10-17 14:08:53Jeffrey9Comment added. <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for The Paragon<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 21: </td> <td> Line 21: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ ------<br> + ''2011-10-17 14:08:53'' [[nbsp]] The patio was superb, though looking back it's surpising more people didn't get hurt since we used to sit on the rails. Good place to debate football with the bartenders too. --["Users/Jeffrey9"]</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> The Paragonhttp://daviswiki.org/The_Paragon2009-02-01 13:28:05EdWins <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for The Paragon<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 12: </td> <td> Line 12: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> On their patio, a UC Davis student named David Thornton was doing the birthday ritual 21 for 21 (consuming 21 drinks/shots). This contributed to his ["tragic events" tragic death], and Paragon was given a lot of the blame for not properly supervising its patio area and for continuing to serve him alcohol beyond his ability to handle it. <span>(</span>This is despite <span>the fact that the</span> toxicology <span>report allegedly revealed the presence of Cocaine in David's system</span>, <span>and the fact that his "buddies" were circumventing the drink limit for him by ordering rounds.) According to the Sacramento Bee</span>, David had a blood-alcohol level of .54 - '''<span>extreme</span>ly high'''. A level of .40 is considered the LD50, or median [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Blood_alcohol_content#Effects_at_different_levels lethal dose]. </td> <td> <span>+</span> On their patio, a UC Davis student named David Thornton was doing the birthday ritual 21 for 21 (consuming 21 drinks/shots). This contributed to his ["tragic events" tragic death], and Paragon was given a lot of the blame for not properly supervising its patio area and for continuing to serve him alcohol beyond his ability to handle it. This is despite <span>[http://archives.higheredcenter.org/hecnews/events/000414a.html the fact] that an autopsy and</span> toxicology <span>analysis found he had alcohol</span>, <span>cocaine, marijuana and Naproxen, an anti-inflammatory drug, in his system at the time he died. Nonetheless</span>, David had a blood-alcohol level of .54 - '''<span>lethal</span>ly high'''. A level of .40 is considered the LD50, or median [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Blood_alcohol_content#Effects_at_different_levels lethal dose]. </td> </tr> </table> </div> The Paragonhttp://daviswiki.org/The_Paragon2009-02-01 13:19:35EdWinstoxicology report according to whom? Reads like it's trying to protect the bar. <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for The Paragon<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 12: </td> <td> Line 12: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>-</span> On their patio, a UC Davis student named David Thornton was doing the birthday ritual 21 for 21 (consuming 21 drinks/shots). This contributed to his ["tragic <span>death</span>s" tragic death], and Paragon was given a lot of the blame for not properly supervising its patio area and for continuing to serve him alcohol beyond his ability to handle it. (This is despite the fact that the toxicology report allegedly revealed the presence of Cocaine in David's system, and the fact that his "buddies" were circumventing the drink limit for him by ordering rounds.) <span>Ultimately</span>, <span>The Parago</span>n [http://<span>www.dui.com</span>/dui-library/california/news/servers-arrested was forced] to get rid of the patio and lost its liquor license. Criminal charges also were filed against a Paragon bartender and waitress, though a jury later acquitted both. </td> <td> <span>+</span> On their patio, a UC Davis student named David Thornton was doing the birthday ritual 21 for 21 (consuming 21 drinks/shots). This contributed to his ["tragic <span>event</span>s" tragic death], and Paragon was given a lot of the blame for not properly supervising its patio area and for continuing to serve him alcohol beyond his ability to handle it. (This is despite the fact that the toxicology report allegedly revealed the presence of Cocaine in David's system, and the fact that his "buddies" were circumventing the drink limit for him by ordering rounds.) <span>According to the Sacramento Bee</span>, <span>David had a blood-alcohol level of .54 - '''extremely high'''. A level of .40 is considered the LD50, or media</span>n [http://<span>en.wikipedia.org</span>/<span>wiki/Blood_alcohol_content#Effects_at_different_levels lethal dose].<br> + <br> + Ultimately, The Paragon [http://www.dui.com/</span>dui-library/california/news/servers-arrested was forced] to get rid of the patio and lost its liquor license. Criminal charges also were filed against a Paragon bartender and waitress, though a jury later acquitted both. </td> </tr> </table> </div> The Paragonhttp://daviswiki.org/The_Paragon2009-02-01 13:11:47EdWinsmoving to Froggys <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for The Paragon<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 14: </td> <td> Line 14: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> <span>- The property was sold to the owners of Froggy's. The name Froggy's is possibly a reference to the ["Toad Tunnel"], though many think it's in reference to a well-known expression that is in rather poor taste considering the tragedy.<br> - ||&lt;#000000&gt;"The name was chosen to imply that you drink until you croak."||<br> - ||Highlight the above with your mouse to read the joke.||</span> </td> <td> <span>+ The property was sold to the owners of Froggy's.</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> The Paragonhttp://daviswiki.org/The_Paragon2009-02-01 13:09:33EdWinslong-overdue. New news link, added info about charges. <div id="content" class="wikipage content"> Differences for The Paragon<p><strong></strong></p><table> <tr> <td> <span> Deletions are marked with - . </span> </td> <td> <span> Additions are marked with +. </span> </td> </tr> <tr> <td> Line 1: </td> <td> Line 1: </td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td> <span>+ [[Include(Departed Business)]]<br> + ||&lt;bgcolor='#E0E0FF'&gt;'''Former Location'''||<br> + ||[[Address(726 ["2nd Street"])]]||<br> + ||&lt;bgcolor='#E0E0FF'&gt;'''Former Owners'''||<br> + ||(enter former owners)||<br> + ||&lt;bgcolor='#E0E0FF'&gt;'''Business Lifespan'''||<br> + ||(Date range, i.e. YYYY-YYYY||<br> + <br> + <br> + Before ["Froggy's"], there was another bar at the corner called The Paragon, which had a wooden patio extending into the street and a card room in the basement. Their kitchen was where Sophia, of ["Sophia's Thai Kitchen"] fame, got her start.<br> + <br> + On their patio, a UC Davis student named David Thornton was doing the birthday ritual 21 for 21 (consuming 21 drinks/shots). This contributed to his ["tragic deaths" tragic death], and Paragon was given a lot of the blame for not properly supervising its patio area and for continuing to serve him alcohol beyond his ability to handle it. (This is despite the fact that the toxicology report allegedly revealed the presence of Cocaine in David's system, and the fact that his "buddies" were circumventing the drink limit for him by ordering rounds.) Ultimately, The Paragon [http://www.dui.com/dui-library/california/news/servers-arrested was forced] to get rid of the patio and lost its liquor license. Criminal charges also were filed against a Paragon bartender and waitress, though a jury later acquitted both.<br> + <br> + The property was sold to the owners of Froggy's. The name Froggy's is possibly a reference to the ["Toad Tunnel"], though many think it's in reference to a well-known expression that is in rather poor taste considering the tragedy.<br> + ||&lt;#000000&gt;"The name was chosen to imply that you drink until you croak."||<br> + ||Highlight the above with your mouse to read the joke.||<br> + <br> + <br> + <br> + [[Comments]]</span> </td> </tr> </table> </div> The Paragonhttp://daviswiki.org/The_Paragon2009-02-01 13:09:33EdWinsMap location(s) modified