Archive for January 15th, 2020


posted by Judge_Burke @ 21:57 PM
January 15, 2020

Bottoms up. Prohibition officially began 100 years ago, on Jan. 17, 1920, with a national ban (with a few notable exceptions) on the production and consumption of alcoholic beverages. It was, to be kind, an exercise in dramatic unintended consequences. Meanwhile, Americans are drinking more booze today than they were before the taps were turned off a century ago. ASSOCIATED PRESS.