On Monday and Tuesday of this week I attended a train-the-trainer workshop for TIPS, a group that focuses on responsible alcohol sales and service. Part of the curriculum was this stand-up routine from Bill Cosby. It was a nice distraction from the other films, which consisted primarily of bad actors sipping food-colored water in bars and restaurants with décor from the 1980s.
I realize that this is the second video I’ve posted featuring Mr. Cosby – must be a holdover of good feelings from watching the Cosby Show as a kid.
I originally came across this video on Eater and I’ve been waiting (im)patiently for someone to post it on YouTube. Enjoy!
Seems like a good morning to watch Will Ferrell doing his thing as Anchorman.
This one is also funny, though not as pertinent to this blog:
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It’s not the fact that the beer has 55% alcohol or that it costs over $700 per bottle, rather it’s that I’ve had a long and unpleasant history with squirrels.
I never anticipated that buying wine would have anything to do with homeland security technology.
Pennsylvania is testing out vending machines for wine. The bottle of Korbel I spied in the video doesn’t instill much confidence, though I’m all for making it more convenient for folks to buy and enjoy wine.
Dave and Nils were on Jimmy Fallon’s show this past Friday night. Jimmy does a great job of making fun of Nils’s accent.
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This had the potential to be a disaster, but I was pleasantly surprised by her picks. <insert jokes about “Scenes from an Italian Restaurant” here> I’m in favor of boxed wine and we’ve featured both the Château du Champ des Treilles and the Christian Venier on our list before.