Michael Lakieth Perry

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The price of beer at Oktoberfest completely defies economic logic

Beer is what economists call an elastic good; the more it costs, the less of it people buy. But at Oktoberfest, Germany’s debaucherous annual beer festival in Munich, the rule doesn’t exactly hold. In fact, it gets flipped on its head.<p>When this year’s beer festival kicks off on Saturday, more than …

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The 10 Skills That Will Get You Hired In 2013

The experts agree: anyone can take a course in C++, but it’s not going to land you the job. The most in-demand jobs for the new year might be rooted in the booming computer industry, but it’s not only technical and programming chops that prospective hires should be showcasing.<p>“The most sought-after …

10 reasons millennials are screwed

Call them pampered and spoiled if you want, but the country they’ve inherited is broken<p>Generation gaps are nothing new. Back in the 1930s, members of the World War I generation complained bitterly about their World War II generation offspring and all the swing-dancing, noisy big bands and awful …

As LGBT Rights Move Forward, Human Rights Campaign Focuses On States Left Behind

Brad Clark is leaving Colorado's LGBT rights group to help the national organization with advancing its issues in states where they are lagging. "[M]y married friends in Iowa can literally get on a plane and, when they land in another state, their family is no longer recognized," Clark …

Craig James's Views on Homosexuality Shouldn't Cost Him a Fox Sports Job

It's important to fully air our disagreements in civic debate -- and to maintain spheres that are free from its controversies.<p>Like so many Americans of my generation, the growing acceptance of gays and lesbians in this country strikes me as a wonderful, long-overdue advance in moral sense. I've …

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Minneapolis Mayor candidate promises to quit going to strip clubs.

Goldie's: A Cocktail Oasis on West Third in Los Angeles

I had long ago relegated Third Street to a time in my life when it was cutting edge to be a regular at the sort of place they'd eventually shoot a scene out of Entourage. But six months ago, a reason to revisit the neighborhood came via <b>Nick Mathers</b>, <b>Lincoln Pitcher</b>, and <b>Nick Hatsatouris</b>, the …

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NYC Food Film Festival; SF's Tamale Lady on Wheels

<b>NEW YORK CITY</b>— The seventh-annual <b>NYC Food Film Festival</b> is set for <b>October 23 to 27</b>, and tickets are now on sale for the six separate events, which will cumulatively screen 35 food-related films. As previously announced, the lineup includes <i>Beer Braised Ox Cheek</i> and <i>Mixed Berries, Three Ways</i>, two …

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Kentucky "bourbon pioneer" <b>Lincoln Henderson</b>, who helped develop some of Brown-Forman's biggest bourbon brands Woodford Reserve and Jack Daniel's Single Barrel, passed away earlier this week at age 75. After his "retirement" in 2004, Henderson co-founded his own distillery, <b>Angel's Envy</b>, with his …

America's Best Sandwiches (PHOTOS)

At its essence, a sandwich is two pieces of bread with something in the middle. It's a convenient, made-to-carry meal -- and can also inspire cultlike devotion.<p>Some memorable sandwiches win us over by breaking the rules. The lobster roll at L.A.'s Hinoki and the Bird arrives in a jet-black bun made …

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Why I Believe in Mandatory Service

Nope, I'm not writing about military service. I have come to strongly believe that we would, in fact, live in a better, kinder world if every teenager took a job in the service industry before entering adulthood. Working in a professional kitchen would be great too, but there are probably too many …

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