Neal Dow was just about single-handedly responsible for the first statewide prohibition law in the country. He was also pretty responsible for its quick demise.
Letting the good times roll on through
Boozy Trade Wars
Recent aluminum and steel tariffs are affecting the price of your beer. It ain’t the first time.
The Government Can’t Decide If Whiskey Is Gluten Free
And other tales of “health claims” for alcohol
A Tall Whiskey COLA: Navigating a Web of US Labeling Laws
In which you try to release a beer, and fail pretty hard at it.
Why Aren’t There Nutrition Labels On Alcohol?
Tax money before health! Historically speaking, at least…
Do Higher Taxes Reduce Drinking’s Problems?
The impact of taxes on the price of booze has been dropping for decades.
Home Distilling: Yep, Still Illegal
Making your own hooch is as American as hard apple cider
Intro: The Adventures of John Barleycorn and his Uncle Sam
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