Tagged: beer

Study: Alcohol Cuts Heart Disease Risk In Men


A new study in Spain claims regular consumption of alcohol (beer, wine, or hard liquor) reduces the risk of heart disease in men by a third or more.

For this study, more than 41,000 men and women were evaluated for 10 years after being enrolled in the ongoing European Prospective Investigation into Cancer (EPIC) study.

I take issue with this study and what it could mean for Americans in general. Our lifestyles are different and I wonder if that’s enough to make these findings that much less relevant.

Reks- “Hennessy”


“She was a 5 when I came and a dime when I left” ~Reks

I thought this song was mildly offensive at first because Arrested Development’s first album and the song Tennessee was so important to me, then I got over it. I’m not mad at the Mobb Deep reference either. Maybe Reks is trying to lower his risk of heart disease but as for me Hennessy has also taken me to another place and another land…then I didn’t feel so good anymore. Continue reading

All Eyes On Barack Obama’s Plate And His Beer

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Photo Credit: “Beer Summit” Official White House Photo by Pete Souza, President Barack Obama, right, have a beer with Harvard scholar Henry Louis Gates Jr.,left, and Cambridge, Mass. , police Sgt. James Crowley in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington Thursday, July 30, 2009.

This is such a bizarre turn of events to me. We go from a Black man getting arrested to clockwise from left Buckler, Sam Adams Light, Blue Moon, Bud Light at the White House. Henry Louis Gates Jr. has some ideas about young African Americans that I don’t like so I wasn’t a fan of his anyway. Continue reading