• Watch: Stephen Colbert Demolishes Government Shutdown With Beer

    5 monthes ago - By Vine Pair

    The government shutdown is coming for our beer, and Stephen Colbert isn't having it.
    As VinePair reported in December, Trump's government shutdown is not only concerning for its political and financial implications; it's also putting our beer drinking pleasures at risk .
    The closure of the Alcohol and Tobacco Tax and Trade Bureau means brewers, along with winemakers and other alcohol producers, are prevented from releasing new labels across state lines. Some companies may even face roadblocks opening their businesses.
    As Brewers Association chief economist Bart Watson told VinePair on...
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  • Watch Stephen Colbert Explain the Government Shutdown With Beer

    Watch Stephen Colbert Explain the Government Shutdown With Beer

    5 monthes ago - By Eater

    An all-nude restaurant in Paris closes, and more food news to start your day Colbert's beer-filled Trump rant
    As the government shutdown lurches into its third week, Stephen Colbert decided it was time to explain the impact of this decision by President Donald Trump, with the help of some beer.
    In a new clip from the Late Show , Colbert notes that the shutdown could impact craft brewers across the country , who can't get approval for new beer labels. This breakdown of protocol could mean that some brewers might be forced to dump their beer. “That's a nightmare - that means you actually...
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