Jeremy Clarkson of London’s Sunday Times calls for David Cameron to overturn the smoking ban. It’s surprising to see an article in The Times which states unequivocally that the smoking ban is closing United Kingdom pubs at an alarming rate. Common knowledge can’t always be ignored even by goose-stepping mainstream media sources. We’ll keep watching to see if The Times ever manages to recognize the truth again after this.
Crack. Fizz. Gulp. Ahhhhhh. Is there a drinking experience more classically Australian than ripping the ring-pull off a beer? "The visceral pleasure from that first crack of a beer can is identical to popping a champagne cork," says wine and drinks writer Mike Bennie. "There's also huge appeal in the tinnie's nostalgia factor."