The stores will operate until December 31st. The WSLCB wants to generate an additional $3.8 million dollars in revenue. Movie theaters are hoping for no increase in drunk and disorderlies.
"I am them." - A 49 year old Wisconsin woman with a blood alcohol level of over twice the legal limit (0.17) called 911 to report herself as driving under the influence. (Link has 911 call audio.)
For Sale: Pabst, Schlitz, Schmidt - The New York Post reports that Pabst Brewing Company is up for sale. Pabst is one of the only privately held breweries of its size. At a time when many large breweries are privately freaking out over tiny losses in their huge market share, the Pabst brand is strong thanks to its continued hipster status.