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If you're imagining smoky boardrooms filled with well-suited men drinking martinis and cheating on their wives, well, that's Mad Men, and that's the '60s, so you're gonna have to wait. The '50s were more about the post-WWII upheaval in culture and technology, and what America drank also [...]
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Out west, they start 'em young: SFGate's parenting blog The Poop somewhat oddly, somewhat awesomely has a review of the new 7-Eleven beer, Game Day. Oh, goody, what words of wisdom does SFGate have for Bay Area parents to bestow upon the drinkers of tomorrow?
"It was once strongly suggested by my bosses not [...]
If love is like a bottle of gin, evidently a tall cold one bears a striking resemblance to a leggy brunette. In this commercial for Stella Artois, all the washing, grooming and primping a woman goes through preparing for a date evokes the image of a voluptuous Stella Artois glass being filled to the brim. [...]
From the "Oh, Snap" Department: the Scottish brewery BrewDog has created a 1.1% beer called "Nanny State" in response to an attempted ban on a controversial brew the company put out.
Earlier this year, British anti-alcohol groups protested the launch of Tokyo, and 18.2% ABV Imperial Stout flavored with jasmine and cranberries and billed as "the [...]
During Sunday NFL games, Bud Light has been running a series of "Tailgate Approved" parody infomercials for a bunch of seemingly-fake products including the Foozie, a combo foam hand / beer coozie, and the Tailgate Companion, a jacket for a dog with sleeves to hold beers and condiments. But you can, in fact, buy [...]
Here's a new commercial for Bud Light Lime by Omnicom Group’s DDB Chicago. "I never thought I'd enjoy getting it in the can as much as I do. I was wrong," says a suburban housewife. "I gave it to my boss in the can," says a working stiff. Nothing like innuendo about anal sex to [...]
Religious temperance crazies are going to picket the White House, asking President Barack Obama to opt for lemonade instead of beer when he meets today with Sgt. James Crowley and Henry Louis Gates Jr, reports The Washington Post.
The protest is organized by Rocky Twyman, the pastor of Rising Sun Baptist Church of Baltimore and founder [...]
Last night, Martha Stewart paid a visit to Late Night in honor of Conan O'Brien's last week of hosting the show. Conan's been running classic pieces from his older shows, and here's a five-minute clip from back in 2002 where he visited Martha's house in Westport, Connecticut to shoot Martha Stewart Living. He poked around [...]