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(Added info about the Xbox lounge. I'll try to put up a list of games or if someone else wants to do that go ahead. Do they really still serve beer though?)
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''Also referred to as the [[Union Underground]].''  
 
''Also referred to as the [[Union Underground]].''  
 
 
'''Edgar's''' is the only bar located directly on campus. It is located at the bottom of the old [[Edgar A. Brown University Union]], below [[McCabe]] and [[Holmes]] dorms. In years past it was open most every night, presenting small bands, open mic nights, karaoke, etc. But due to low popularity and attendence, Edgar's bar-area is now closed most nights with the exception of special occassions such as concerts. They do still serve beer out of a concession window located near the Xbox lounge.  
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'''Edgar's''' is the only bar located directly on campus. It is located at the bottom of the old [[Edgar A. Brown University Union]], below [[McCabe]] and [[Holmes]] dorms. In years past it was open almost every night, presenting small bands, open mic nights, karaoke, etc. But due to low popularity and attendence, Edgar's bar area is now closed most nights with the exception of special occassions such as concerts. They do still serve beer out of a concession window located near the Xbox lounge.  
 
 
 
 
 
The rest of the area, referred to as the Union Underground houses a 10-lane bowling alley, an Xbox lounge, ping-pong tables, TVs, a projection TV (mainly for big sporting events) and 10 full-size pool tables. They hold both 9 and 8 ball tournaments regularly and have recently begun to hold poker tournaments.  
 
The rest of the area, referred to as the Union Underground houses a 10-lane bowling alley, an Xbox lounge, ping-pong tables, TVs, a projection TV (mainly for big sporting events) and 10 full-size pool tables. They hold both 9 and 8 ball tournaments regularly and have recently begun to hold poker tournaments.  

Revision as of 00:54, 18 January 2006

Bowling Alley during "Cosmic Bowling." (photo courtesy of Clemson University)
The Union Underground pool hall (photo courtesy of Clemson University)

Also referred to as the Union Underground.

Edgar's is the only bar located directly on campus. It is located at the bottom of the old Edgar A. Brown University Union, below McCabe and Holmes dorms. In years past it was open almost every night, presenting small bands, open mic nights, karaoke, etc. But due to low popularity and attendence, Edgar's bar area is now closed most nights with the exception of special occassions such as concerts. They do still serve beer out of a concession window located near the Xbox lounge.

The rest of the area, referred to as the Union Underground houses a 10-lane bowling alley, an Xbox lounge, ping-pong tables, TVs, a projection TV (mainly for big sporting events) and 10 full-size pool tables. They hold both 9 and 8 ball tournaments regularly and have recently begun to hold poker tournaments.

Xbox lounge

On January 11, 2006 Edgar's replaced the arcade room with an Xbox lounge. The barstools have been replaced with couches and the arcade machines have been replaced with four Xbox consoles each paired with a TV. For $4 an hour (plus $2 an hour per extra controller) gamers can choose from a growing list of games to play on. The Xboxes are also networked together for the potential of hosting sixteen players simultaniously in one game.