Dedicated activist Audrey Sik of NYC CLASH was recently profiled in the New York Times for her efforts at growing her own tobacco. Congratulations to Ms. Silk, and to NY Times columnist Manny Fernandez for a refreshingly unbiased and well-written article.
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."