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Hop Take: The Brewers Association’s Soft Stance Against Sexism and Other Beer News

Hop Take: The Brewers Association’s Soft Stance Against Sexism and Other Beer News

Brewers aren’t afraid to take the offensive route when it comes to beer labels. That’s not a secret. Date Grape, anyone? Really? And as much as breweries claim that all labels are given approval by the female staff members, Raging Bitch continues to enrage. Maybe it’s because female staff members aren’t the only women in the […]

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6 Signs You’re In a Shitty Bar

6 Signs You’re In a Shitty Bar

There’s nothing worse than winding up in a shitty bar. And I’m not talking about the good kind of shitty — the drab, rundown dive that’s been operating well beyond its time but is somehow still kicking, the kind of bar where you’ll find regulars holding court every night, and a bartender who knows everyone. No, […]

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Stop Bringing Your Kids to Boozy Brunch

Stop Bringing Your Kids to Boozy Brunch

Ban kids from boozy brunch. No, not the “boozy brunch” places that just threw a ”bottomless drinks” option on the menu to attract 20-somethings. I’m talking about music-thumping places with tables so close together you can smell the stranger next to you. I’m talking places that have to set a time limit on ”bottomless” because […]

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Is a Pregnant Bartender Bad Form or Badass?

Is a Pregnant Bartender Bad Form or Badass?

Full disclosure: I’ve already come to a conclusion about whether being a pregnant bartender is bad form or badass. It’s definitely badass. Perhaps there remains a stigma surrounding bartending while pregnant because alcohol, long hours on your feet, and having to deal with stress are not ideal pregnancy pairings. But for expectant mothers who have spent years […]

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