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Crawling from Paramount to Cask

I am alive. My liver is functioning and I now have time to start writing about drinking again. There are quite a few reasons why I’ve been absent(bought a house, applied for lots of jobs, been poor, got new job, had no time!) because it’s been a bit of an odd year. 719 more words

Putin is driving Russians away from beer and back to vodka

The dramatic fall in Russia’s currency this year has squelched the country’s thirst for beer and is expected to send Russians back to their traditional tipple of vodka. 298 more words

National Post editorial board: Free Ontario's beer

Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne claims to be champing at the bit to address various problems concerning The Beer Store, a conglomerate of foreign-owned mega-brewers — the two largest of which have a combined market capitalization of nearly $200-billion — that inexplicably enjoys a near-monopoly status on beer sales in the province. 814 more words

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