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An Open Letter to Beer Nerds that Hate Big Beer

An Open Letter to Beer Nerds that Hate Big Beer

I hadn't logged into Reddit in ages and decided to see what was going on in that neck of the woods of the internet. Turns out, a comment I made several months ago recommending Blue Moon as an alternative to Oberon sparked a single comment essentially telling me I've invited wrath from all the beer nerds. Dude wasn’t mean, but this rubbed me the wrong way and sparked a week long, yet surprisingly civil, “Fuck you” competition back and forth. He doesn’t support big beer, and I accept their place in the market. We live in a corporate world. Yes big…
Stop Being an Asshole, and the Bubble May Not Pop

Stop Being an Asshole, and the Bubble May Not Pop

Author: Samuel Sly A developing palette can be as awkward as being the last guy sprouting pubes in middle school. Like jerks pointing and laughing in the shower room, elitist drinkers make others feel inadequate about their knowledge simply by talking down to people and making beer seem like an exclusive club. Those that hold their palates in such high regard can go suck a goat’s dick and tell me all the subtle nuances of what their palate encountered. Honestly, I respect the shit out of people that have sharp palates and can identify crazy shit in beer. I love…