We open 2009 with this interesting piece by Pierre Lemieux, member of the FORCES International Honour Committee, that has been published by the Ottawa Citizen. Enjoy. As Pierre writes to us: “Read it also to your children. It’s still legal. (But fasten your seatbelt: it’s not very politically correct.)”.
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."