As you know, we’ve been asking you guys to recommend the best bars in all of Brooklyn, so that we can put them in next year’s Beer Books. And yes, please keep telling us where we can find the best beers, most good times, most welcoming crowds and friendliest (or most interesting) bar staff in Brooklyn. As long as you’re doing that though, could you also take a second to take our survey about Beer Books 3 and 4, if you had one or both of them? It’s all pretty simple stuff, just asking things like how you acquired a Beer Book, how often you used them and whether you stuck around the bars it brought you to. We want to make 2014’s Beer Books even better than 2013’s, and a big part of that is hearing how you guys used them, so please, speak up and let us know!
1. The presidential debates are tonight, and you’re probably not going to want to watch them alone — or sober. So we made you a roundup of 20 bars broadcasting the bloodsport, from Greenpoint to Bay-Ridge, many with drink specials and absurd accompanying commentary. (Monday, various venues, FREE) 2. Or perhaps you want something that’s […]
Suck it, monkeys: Pigeons can read now, apparently. As Popular Science reported last week, our feathered frenemies may actually be able to comprehend, or at least recognize, written language. A new study from the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences found that pigeons, with some training, were able to recognize 26 to 58 words, […]
If a drinking game wasn’t enough to sate your taste buds for the presidential debates tonight, then this is a sher-bet: Ample Hills just released two presidential ice cream flavors, Food & Wine reports: The “Madam President,” after Hillary Clinton, and the “Make America Orange Again,” after Donald Trump. The Hillary flavor is spicy chocolate, and Trump’s is orange-marshmallow. Unsurprisingly, the second […]