Beer or Wine: Pick Your Poison

It’s almost like comparing apples to oranges, but to some extent beer and wine are comparable if we talk about market shares. A Gallup survey just this August showed that wine is encroaching... read more

Rare Beer Sells for $2,000 a Bottle

Sorry beer fanatics, you may have missed out. Grist reports that the limited, super-rare beer Dave from Hair of the Dog Brewing Company was on sale until it sold out yesterday, with only 12 bottles... read more

A Guinness-Inspired Holiday in Ireland Creates a Stir Amid Reports of Rising Alcoholism and Debauchery

Guinness is causing a stir with their new holiday
As if St. Patrick’s Day wasn't enough, in 2009 Ireland rolled out another unofficial holiday created by Guinness that goes by the name "Arthur’s Day," a celebration held in... read more

Man Opens Bottle of Beer with Tractor

In the vein of strange beer bottle openers (iMac power adapters, high heels, computer mouses, and more are already our backups), here's a much bigger bottle opener to perhaps file away: a tractor... read more

Guide to Beer for Beer Newbies

The boys behind Esquire’s new show Brew Dogs have been on the media circus for hours; they’ve been doing interviews, schmoozing for cameras, answering mundane questions about really... read more

Where to Get the Cheapest Beer

Looks like Walmart is really upping their booze game; Bloomberg did a case study on several Los Angeles stores, only to find that Walmart is pricing their alcohol lower, relative to other non-boozy... read more

Man Accidentally Brews Beer in His Gut

Guys, we've been getting drunk all wrong; turns out, you can brew beer in your own body, which is pretty much like getting alcohol for free. NPR stumbled across the craziest case of "auto-... read more

This House's Faucets Pour Beer

Well, this is just about the best prank ever: Some friends decided to team up with New Zealand brewer Tui to prank their mate, identified only as Russ. The prank? Rig the house so that every faucet... read more