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Minnesotans Say Yes to Sunday Funday With New Law

Minnesotans Say Yes to Sunday Funday With New Law

For 160 years, Minnesotans who love a sudsy pint of beer or bubbly mimosa while watching Sunday football had to make sure their liquor cabinet was stocked ahead of time. ”Blue laws” in twelve states prohibit the sale of liquor on Sundays: Alabama, Indiana, Minnesota, Mississippi, Montana, North Carolina, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, and West Virginia.

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Trump Winery Boycott Leads to Rush on Trump Wines

Trump Winery Boycott Leads to Rush on Trump Wines

A proposed supermarket boycott that carries wines from Trump Winery ended in a sellout. In mid February, members of the National Organization for Women called for people to boycott Wegmans Food Markets until it stops carrying Trump-branded wines in it’s Virginia stores. Instead, Trump wines sold out and won’t be replaced for another couple months, […]

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This 110 Year Old War Veteran Drinks Whiskey and Drives His Own Car

This 110 Year Old War Veteran Drinks Whiskey and Drives His Own Car

Richard Overton, the world’s oldest World War II Veteran, is 110 years old. He has some pretty simple advice for living over 100 years. It’s really good advice too — boozy advice, our favorite kind! Overton says that smoking cigars, eating ice cream, and most importantly drinking whiskey-stiffened coffee, are the secrets to his longevity, according to […]

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A Flood of Pappy Van Winkle is Coming

A Flood of Pappy Van Winkle is Coming

Kentucky may soon be awash in rare, expensive bourbon. The Kentucky House Committee recently passed a bill allowing individuals to sell unopened vintage bottles of whiskey to stores and restaurants. The bill opens up the already booming bourbon market. Individuals with decades old bottles now have a legal way of cashing in that doesn’t rely […]

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Russian Life Hack: Vodka Deodorizes Clothing

Russian Life Hack: Vodka Deodorizes Clothing

Broadway actors know their smelly clothes. They perform in the same outfit night after night with little time to do the dry cleaning. Fortunately there’s a boozy deodorizing solution: vodka. That’s right, vodka. None other than Channing Tatum’s favorite spirit. All it takes to make musty clothes smell better is some vodka spritzed from a […]

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