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U.S. History 101: The Drinkable Version

Anneli Rufus | Posted 01.26.2014 | Taste
Anneli Rufus

Just as it has done with yogurt and deities, this nation has transformed alcoholic beverages invented elsewhere into diehard American classics.

A Conversation With Ted Cruz

Andy Ostroy | Posted 10.16.2013 | Politics
Andy Ostroy

To Democrats and moderate Republicans, Ted Cruz is akin to the Antichrist... a demonic, destructive, self-aggrandizing maniac who just might dest...

Revenge of the Marshmallow

Anneli Rufus | Posted 10.09.2013 | Taste
Anneli Rufus

Marshmallows are back. They're mad that we invented Peeps. They want revenge. They are bouncing and shimmering in fancy restaurant desserts, bobbing softly in cocktails. They might even turn up in tonight's beer.

So Cal Kills Clambakes

Anneli Rufus | Posted 07.19.2013 | Taste
Anneli Rufus

Thanks to a new law, beach fires in Southern California are rapidly becoming a thing of the past. You saw them in Gidget and other beach-party films. You dreamed of their cheery glow on landlocked nights both hot and cold. But now many such fires are being quenched -- for good.

JetBlue To Offer Craft Beer

The Huffington Post | Rachel Tepper | Posted 07.02.2013 | Travel

Next time you take to the skies in a JetBlue aircraft, you may be able to crack open a can of ice-cold craft beer. The Boston Beer Company, Americ...

The Bitter Truth About Beer Floats

Anneli Rufus | Posted 08.14.2013 | Taste
Anneli Rufus

The bitter truth about beer floats is that they aren't root-beer floats.

Friday Talking Points -- Rest In Peace, Fourth Amendment

Chris Weigant | Posted 08.07.2013 | Politics
Chris Weigant

We gather here today to mourn the passing of the Fourth Amendment to the United States Constitution. Although weakened and battered in the past, it seems that it has finally succumbed and will be heard of no more.

Cooking With Hops: The Bitter Truth

Anneli Rufus | Posted 05.01.2013 | Taste
Anneli Rufus

If beer is the new wine, we need to start doing some of the same things with beer that are we do with wine.

Sam Adams, In A Can?!

AP | The Associated Press | Posted 02.19.2013 | Business

-- For Sam Adams, it's in the can. The Boston Beer Co. will sell Samuel Adams Boston Lager in a can for the first time beginning this summer....

The Key to Brewing-Up Jobs: Innovative Partnerships Supporting Small Businesses

Jim Koch | Posted 04.10.2013 | Impact
Jim Koch

2012-11-13-jrlogo300x60.gifWhile hard work and persistence allowed me to achieve my American Dream, there are many small businesses that have the same potential, but similar to my experience, are viewed as too risky by traditional lenders.

In Boston, A Real Tea Party

CarsTravelFood | Posted 10.19.2012 | Travel
CarsTravelFood

Visitors here learn about the events that led to Dec. 16, 1773, and they go onto the decks of the ship for a re-enactment of the dumping of tea into Boston Harbor.

A Romney Story From the Revolution

Chris Weigant | Posted 09.04.2012 | Politics
Chris Weigant

The name "Romney" has historical significance in Massachusetts, but the story goes back a lot further than just a recent ex-governor. In fact, a "Romney" played a significant part in the American Revolution -- on the British side.

The Beers Most People Will Be Drinking On St. Patrick's Day

The Huffington Post | Harry Bradford | Posted 03.15.2012 | Business

While St. Patrick's Day may have Irish origins, most of those dressed in green this Saturday will likely be choosing brews made in America. Guinnes...

50 Million Will March

Brent Budowsky | Posted 12.20.2011 | Politics
Brent Budowsky

America has entered a new political era of protest and patriotism in a great and powerful tradition. When winter turns to spring, those who seek to champion the 99 percent are poised to mobilize for the largest protests in the history of America, and the world.

Spirit Of Independence: Best Books On Founding Fathers (And A Few Mothers Too)

Posted 09.03.2011 | Books

Yes, we know the 4th of July is more about fireworks and picnics than the Revolutionary War, but we are, after all, celebrating American Independence....

Sam Adams Launches Micro-Loans For Food & Beverage Entrepreneurs

Grub Street New York | Posted 06.06.2011 | Food

The Boston Beer Company, maker of Samuel Adams, is looking to distribute up to a million dollars in micro-loans this year, all through its Brewing the...

5 Free Boston Activities (SLIDESHOW)

CheapOair | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel
CheapOair

Located in the heart of New England, Boston is more than just a city of great history. Luckily there are plenty of free activities to keep your wallet aside for some great souvenir shopping.

Sam Adams Beer Pleads To Keep Craft Status

The Huffington Post | Joe Daly | Posted 05.25.2011 | Food

Sam Adams Beer Pleads To Keep Craft Status

Defending "Terrorists": What Would the Founders Do?

Kenneth C. Davis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Kenneth C. Davis

Why would John Adams defend British soldiers who killed American men in the Boston Massacre? It's a question that has taken on new poignancy with the recent controversy over the attacks by Elizabeth Cheney on the attorneys who defended some of the Guantanamo detainees.

Positive Propaganda

Nancy Snow | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Nancy Snow

Propaganda is actually a value-free term: the words of Thomas Paine, John Dickinson and Samuel Adams are all textbook examples of propaganda.

Boston Beer Is The New King Of Independent American Beers

Fortune | Beth Kowitt | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

NEW YORK (Fortune) -- The pending acquisition of Anheuser-Busch (BUD, Fortune 500) has left some Americans crying in their beer over the loss of iconi...

Samuel Adams Recall: Brewer Issues Recall Due To Defective Glass Bottles

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

The AP (via Business Week) reports that the company Owen-Illinois Inc. has confirmed that they made the 12-ounce glass bottles involved in the Sam Ada...