Learn 'How Booze Built America'

Discovery's new show gives insight into America's love affair with alcohol
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Drinking with Revolutionary War soldiers, naturally.

Did you miss last night's premiere of How Booze Built America on the Discovery Channel? Better catch it now, and learn all about how the Founding Fathers built this country... with the help of a few drinks, of course. Who knew that the American Revolution kicked off the gin industry? 

You can catch Mike Rowe (of Dirty Jobs) drink with Jim Koch of Boston Beer Co. and more knowledgeable drinkers across the country each Wednesday. If only this was taught during our high school history courses. 

 

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