Happy Hour at Reason's DC HQ with Virginia Postrel and FIRE, Tuesday, 1/28!

virginia postrelPlease join us to meet columnist and author Virginia Postrel, who will sign copies of her new book, The Power of Glamour: Longing and the Art of Visual Persuasion. Postrel is a regular columnist for Bloomberg View as well as a former Reason editor in chief and a current FIRE board member. She's been called "a master D.J. who sequences the latest riffs from the hard sciences, the social sciences, business, and technology, to name only a few sources." Copies of her book will be available for purchase.

We're also giving the Foundation for Individual Rights in Education (FIRE) a big "Welcome to DC!" shout-out as they set up their first-ever satellite office in the district. Come out, enjoy some food and drinks, and join in the fun!

  • What: Happy Hour with Virginia Postrel, FIRE, & Reason
  • When: Tuesday, January 28th from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
  • Where: Reason DC headquarters, 1747 Connecticut Ave. NW (map)

Attendance is free but RSVPs are required. Please let us know if you can make it by filling out our Eventbrite form: http://bit.ly/1dw7Ni1

If you have questions about the event, please contact Cynthia Bell at cynthia.bell@reason.org.

We look forward to seeing you!

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  • Sevo||

    Don't go where I'm not wanted.

  • RBS||

    Yeah, I highly doubt she wants a bunch of H&R people showing up.

  • ||

    H&R people were always welcome back when Postrel was running the... oh.

  • Sevo||

    Some businesses learn early if you call customers cretins, they might just turn around and say 'screw you.'
    Others don't learn so quick.

  • M. Samuels||

    Awww, widdle baby's feewings are hurt.

  • Sevo||

    M. Samuels|1.24.14 @ 1:21PM|#
    "Awww, widdle baby's feewings are hurt."
    Aww, wallet stays in pocket.

  • M. Samuels||

    Attendance is free

    Brain stays in rectum.

  • Restoras||

    Hey, we'll have our party in the basement! Lock & load! (The lock the door and drink all the beer in 1 hour lock & load, not the rack your firearm lock & load...)

  • Anonymous Coward||

    As long as there's no half-hour video, we should all get along nicely.

  • RBS||

    Please join us to meet columnist communist and author Virginia Postrel,

    For some reason that's how I read that.

  • Dweebston||


  • Francisco d Anconia||

    But we like you Ms Postrel.

  • SIV||

    The cover of Ms. Postrel's new book uses this 1947 Toni Frissel photograph.

  • Notorious G.K.C.||

    A few seconds after taking this, the reporter said: "Great, honey, now hug your legs to your chest...oops..."

  • The Late P Brooks||

    Only glamorous effetes need apply.


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