Broken Bricks Pub video from Christmas 2007

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Broken Bricks Pub video from Christmas 2007

Post by Rutiger » Sun Mar 20, 2016 9:14 pm

I just happened upon this rather crappy-quality video taken at the somewhat notorious Broken Bricks Pub from Christmas Day 2007. I understand Dave the Englsih owner was quite a classic Phnom Penh character right out of "Off the Rails" typecasting that many people on CEO may have known well. The owner's son Heng is on video, and a couple bored-looking bar girls (although one does a bit of traditonal dancing out front). The video itself is surely nothing interesting, but can anyone identify the handful of barangs shown drinking in that video (an overweight English guy with eyeglasses, one middle aged barang barfly woman and at least one baldy American from Los Angeles toward the end)?

As I understand the story , some months after this video was filmed there was a drug-fuelled violent altercation involving the owner and a woman which led to his arrest and subsequent departure from Cambodia and the closure of the Pub. I'm sure someone will be sure to correct me on the facts. Anyway, I saw this video only had some 30 views on Youtube since 2012 so I thought I'd share it. A glimpse at the last remnant of old-skool Cambodia?


Here is some background on the violent incident I referred to. Not sure how accurate any of it is either.
http://www.travelfish.org/board/post/ca ... hnom-penh-
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Re: Broken Bricks Pub video from Christmas 2007

Post by Jerry Atrick » Sun Mar 20, 2016 9:38 pm

I know a few of them, but so do you, OP.


I doubt the lady in question appreciates some twat labelling her a barfly.
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Re: Broken Bricks Pub video from Christmas 2007

Post by Rutiger » Sun Mar 20, 2016 9:46 pm

Jerry Atrick wrote:I know a few of them, but so do you, OP.


I doubt the lady in question appreciates some twat labelling her a barfly.
1) I don't know them, although they do look somewhat familiar. However, that video is nearly 10 years old now.

2) bar·fly
ˈbärˌflī
noun, informal
a person who spends much time drinking in bars
https://www.google.com/webhp?sourceid=c ... definition

She is free to feel as offended as she wishes.
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