Monthly Archives: July 2014

Forecastle Offers Fans A “Bourbon Universe” at Weekend Festival

Man the weather has been a bit of a bummer if you are attending the Forecastle Festival this weekend in Louisville. Friday it was rain, Saturday gloom, and Sunday isn’t looking much better. I recommend some of Kentucky’s finest bourbon … Continue reading

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Germany’s Win Leads to World Cup TV and Social Media Gold

GOALLLLL Germany! He’s Super Mario! That looks like gold dust for the Germans… What a great call on the World Cup winning goal scored by Germany’s Mario Gotze. Super Mario will never have to worry about buying himself a beer … Continue reading

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Alabama Cooperage to Craft Oak Barrels for Jack Daniel’s

Brown-Forman Corp., of Louisville, announced this week the opening of a new cooperage, or barrel maker, ┬áin Trinity, Ala., about 60 miles southwest of Lynchburg, Tenn., home of the Jack Daniel’s distillery, that will craft an estimated 700 barrels per … Continue reading

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Ten Year Prison Sentence for Ex-New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin

One has to wonder how much bribe money is worth 10 years in prison. Former New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin, 58, must be considering that a lot these days. On Wednesday the businessman turned politician was given a 10-year prison … Continue reading

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