The History of Responsible Drinking

Just for giggles, I decided to take a look at drinking in moderation. To my surprise, my ancestors had a little thing about that. The Hávamál (Sayings of the High One), from the Prose Edda, a book on Norse myths compiled by Snorri Sturluson had a thing or two to say about that.  I start thinking about that as I […]

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Gotta Love Cheap Hosting

Our website has been down for almost a week.  We were using a hosting company that was not very reliable.  Their customer service was non-existent as was their technical support.  It pissed a lot of people off and now I have had to go through and re-do the entire website from scratch.[more…] I was running everything on Joomla, which is […]

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Knud Jessen, My Great Grandfather

There’s a little beer history in my family, here’s an article about my Great Grandfather:[more…] Knud Jessen (November 29, 1884 – April 14, 1971) was a Danish botanist and quaternary geologist. He was state geologist 1917-1931. In 1931, he succeeded C.H. Ostenfeld as professor of botany at the University of Copenhagen and director of the Copenhagen Botanical Garden, a position […]

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