Category: Culture

Alcool versus Alcohol: What We Can Learn from the French about Drinking Alcohol

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by Lynne Breaux What can we learn from the French about drinking alcohol? A recent sojourn of Paris’ splendid cafe society spotlighted the French respect for, and the American disrespect for alcohol. Many enjoyable hours were spent imbibing in historic, treasured brasseries and never was an intoxicated patron observed. What was observed were cheerful friends and …

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Songs about Moonshine, Moonshiners & Moonshining: Lyrics Reflect Conflicting Attitudes

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Songs about moonshine, moonshiners and moonshining express widely differing views. They both influence and reflect our conflicted attitudes and beliefs about the subject. We can see this  in song lyrics. These songs about moonshine are in three categories. They are (1) Making Moonshine, (2) Running Moonshine, and (3) Drinking Moonshine. 1. Making Moonshine ‘Copper Kettle‘ …

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Speakeasy Bars List: Arranged by State & City in U.S.

A speakeasy bar is a legally conducted prohibition-themed bar. Speakeasy bars have become have very popular. This list of speakeasy bars is arranged by state and city. Most have websites that provide addresses and other helpful information. Alabama Birmingham Speakeasy Tuscaloosa Speakeasy. Alaska Anchorage Blues Central. SpeakEasy Williwaw. Arizona Carefree The Speakeasy on Easy Street. …

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