Mark Beslach

There's a new informational website for Mark Beslach (also known as Marko Beslach on Twitter) and the NFL laser pointer controversy.…

Samichlaus

Quite possibly the best beer in the world and your gateway to whisky. Strong alcoholic taste that works well with the complex flavor of this Dopplebock. I have sorted the reviews on BeerAdvocate in descending order just to see the crazy people who hate this beer. If not for the…

Craft Tobacco

Chew da bacca. Chew da bacca. Chew da bacca. Spit! - Blake Shelton My tobacco plants have really taken off. I started them in Chicago and planted a few out in the country. …

Can socks have a PhD?

I have to warn you that if you are outraged at paying $15 for a pair of socks many times over the course of your lifetime you should not even try SmartWool's Phd running socks. They aren't exclusively for outdoor atheletes. The socks are lightweight and made of Merino wool…

NPR Blacklists 'Sexist'

If you're searching for articles on sexism you won't be doing it with NPR's search engine. Typing "Sexism" or "Sexist" into NPR returns a blank page. Typing in other controversial or slang words yields the same response. Why bother?…

Manchego growing in popularity

Sheep's milk. It doesn't evoke a great image and as someone who grew up with sheep grazing pasture I should know. Sheep are dirty, but so are all the other animals we consume. As far as Chicago goes Manchego cheese is the new Goat cheese. Goat cheese is quite a…