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Tag: beer
The Saloon, America’s Forgotten Democratic Institution

I am a big believer in having beers (not liquor) with people who can hold a different, occasionally a radically different political opinion. But only if the people involved in the conversation are able to engage respectfully even with inebriation...

Matt Kibbe: Beer is Freedom (VIDEO)

I like beer. I like good beer. And I have to hand it to that old big government guy President Carter for opening up the beer market. (Legal home brewing began in the late 70s.)

The Crony Capitalists of Craft Beer

I live in craft beer country. There are a handful of breweries within a stone’s throw. This is something I like. I don’t however like the cronyism which seems increasingly attached to the small(er) batch side of the industry. (Cronyism...

Now it’s serious! Venezuela almost out of beer

When socialist countries implode things start disappearing. First it’s meat, then bread, then soap, then toilet paper, and then that absolute necessity of a socialist paradise, booze. Then it’s only a matter of time before people start filling the streets...