Inky Beer Factoid: November 24

On this day in 1991, musician, singer and songwriter, Freddie Mercury dies of pneumonia brought on by the AIDS virus.  He was best known as the lead vocalist for the British rock band, Queen.  Some of his greatest works include, “We Are the Champions”, “Somebody To Love”, and “Bohemian Rhapsody” (to name a few). It…

Inky Beer Factoid: October 7

On this day in 2003, hip-hop sensation, Ludacris, releases his album, “Chicken-N-Beer”. This double platinum album features several Billboard chart hits.  Luda’s highly sexed and highly political songs were targeted by Fox News conservatives which, in turn, urged PepsiCo to drop their endorsement deal.  However, Luda responded to the attacks of Fox’s Bill O’Reilly with…

Inky Beer Factoid: August 19

On this day in 1946, former President Bill Clinton was born in Hope, Arkansas.  You will find more than one beer joke about Bill, but you have to admit, his likability is super high.  Bill knows that having a beer with world leaders helps build relationships among nations, and he has been photographed from time…

Beer Factoid: June 16

On this day 1971, rapper Tupac (2Pac) Shakur was born. Did you know that there is a drink cocktail called the “Tupac Shakur” that includes Heineken beer, Hennessy Cognac, and Grand Marnier. Yikes! If you are daring enough to give it a shot (no pun intended), then here is the recipe. Tupac also teamed up…