From the annals of history we know that it takes courage to act in defiance against tyranny. Some of the most heartening examples of courage stem from the most hideous autocracy of the 20th century – Hitler’s Nazi German regime of 1933 to 1945. Columnist Søren Højbjerg relates a story of interest regarding the original anti-smoking Nazis.
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."