Inky Beer Factoid: August 17

On this day in 1788, Losantville, Ohio was founded (now known as Cincinnati).  Today, the brewing scene is growing by leaps and bounds in this Southwest Ohio city. When you venture to this nook in the Buckeye state, check out one or more of the many listed breweries below or take a tour in the…

Apocalypse Beer and “The End of the World”: Day 9

WARNING! This post is bloody, grotesque, and full of zombies, beer, tattoos, and graffiti. (It’s out most media-packed post yet!) Apocalypse Beer! Day 9 is Blight… or the Zombie Apocalypse. Beer #9 (September) is a Pumpkin Ale at 7.4% ABV. What is Blight? Blight is the “disease” that could infect people and through certain brain…

Apocalypse Beer and “The End of the World”: Day 8

Apocalypse Beer! Day 8 is Maelstrom. Beer #8 (August) is a Blood Orange Ale at 7.25% ABV. What is Maelstrom? A maelstrom is a very powerful whirlpool; a large, swirling body of water. A free vortex, it has considerable downdraft. The power of tidal whirlpools tends to be exaggerated by laymen.There are virtually no stories…

Let the Arts Roam

Thanks to I am Los Angeles for sharing this video and to El Mac and Retna for sharing their art with those that may not see it often. “Wherever they go, they try to make something that makes sense for the neighborhood, and the community. And they always make something positive, something the artists hope…

Boston Graffiti: Shepard Fairey

An amazing artist of our time. Many of Shepard Fairey’s works can be seen around Boston. Here is one that Dr. B and I found with my sister in June 2012. Shepard Fairey from The Arkitip Chronicles on Vimeo.

Narwhals: Inky Beer Confessional

Okay, all… I feel like I need to confess something to you, based on Sierra Nevada’s new Imperial Stout. (to read about this delicious beer, click on the label below!) I just found out that Narwhals are real creatures two weeks ago. (It still blows my mind.) I honestly thought they were like the unicorns…

What’s This? A Beer?

For those of you who remember turning 21 and LOVE musicals. “What’s this?!” What’s This? A Beer? from Stephen Sotor on Vimeo.