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Barnes & Noble To Close A Third Of Its Retail Stores Over Next Decade
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Barnes & Noble Could Be Adding Booze

That could be coming to your local Barnes & Noble. In order to increase sales, the bookstore chain recently applied for a liquor license through the state of New York.

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Is This Kid Really Drinking Beer At A Jets Game? [Video]

It seems to be pretty common for kids to get their first taste of alcohol from their dad sometime throughout their childhood. You might feel cool to be able to try it, taste it, hate it, make a terrible looking face, and then not do anything about it until you're older. However, this is something that is normally done in the privacy of your own home, not out in public at a football game.

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Who Is Ready For Fall? And A Beer?

We live in Michigan where the fall can be absolutely beautiful and we also live in or near Beer City U.S.A (Grand Rapids) so we know a good beer.

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Buffalo Wild Wings Creates Fireball Flavored Wings

Leave it to Buffalo Wild Wings to bring together two amazing things: alcohol and wings

Some of the new alcohol inspired items are Boston Lager Burger, Angry Orchard Peach Chicken Sandwich, and Octoberfest Beer Cheese Dippers...

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Founders Announces Beer for ArtPrize 2015: Spectra Trifecta

For the third consecutive year Founders Brewing Co. will brew a beer for ArtPrize which will also help raise money for the event.

This year's beer will be brewed in the traditional Kolsch style and is called Spectra Trifecta.

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All of Those IPAs You’re Drinking are Giving You Man Boobs

We residents of Beer City, USA know that IPAs are more popular ever. And let's be honest, there are a lot of great things about them: they have more complex tastes, higher alcohol content, and you just look cooler drinking them.

But here's a pretty big downside: they're giving you man boobs.

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New Hampshire: ‘Live Free or Die’ but Don’t Put a Child on a Beer Label

New Hampshire Governor Maggie Hassan has vetoed a bill which would have allowed Founders Brewing Co. to begin selling Breakfast Stout in New Hampshire.

The young child on the label is what's creating the problem.

Hassan released a statement saying "loosening restrictions on referring to minors could undermine our efforts to prevent underage drinking."

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Rockford Brewing Company Releases First Bottles

Yesterday, Rockford Brewing Company had their first ever bottle release. The brewery released its annually brewed Belgian Multigrain Anniversary Ale from each of their first two batches, 2013 and 2014.

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Grand Rapids Community College Offering Craft Brewing Courses In 2016 [Video]

Thanks to a $2.9 million grant from the Michigan Economic Development Corp. Grand Rapids Community College will be offering a craft brewing program.

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What Is the Best Beer Country in the World?

The website Thrillist  explored the question: What is the best beer country in the world?

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This Life Hack Opens Beer with Piece of Paper [Video]

Someone supposedly" has found a way to open a bottle of beer using just a piece of paper.

Obviously, because it is the internet, we don't know if this actually works. But here's to hoping because it is pretty cool!

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Brewery Vivant Celebrates Fat Tuesday with Fat Paczki Beer Release

Paczki, gumbo, jambalaya and now Fat Paczki beer.

Thanks to Brewery Vivant in Grand Rapids, there is a new entry into the list of must-have food and drink on Fat Tuesday.

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