Yes - I walked home from work today. In the blizzard. That's a bit more than 20 blocks for those playing along at home.
No - I was not passed by a single bus. The bus stop at 7th and Hennepin was packed wall-to-wall, and the only bus I saw while I waited 10 minutes there was already full.
Yes - I stopped at the liquor store on my way home.
No - I promise not to drink this entire 6-pack within the hour.