Society is in a challenging time of disruption – akin to the transition between the agrarian period and the industrial economy, but at a much faster pace and on a larger scale. Suddenly, people who were good at or sustained by the industries of the day are being displaced by those who are part of industries on the “next curve.” Naturally, they’re angry (and afraid) and will support anyone who promises a return to the “good old days.”
“This idea that we’re going to bring back the 1950s…because that’s when men were men and women knew their place – that shit is not coming back.” – Josh Brown
December is upon us once again and I’m excited to dive into the Sixth Edition of the Secret Spirits Whisky Advent Calendar. Each day I’ll update this post with the tasting notes and picture of the day’s whisky. Hope you enjoy following along as much as I enjoy tasting!
The discussion about Canadian oil is nuanced and can’t be boiled down to a meme about pipelines. After some googling, reading reputable sources, and thinking critically, we can put together a more complete picture.
This is a moment where a woman – not a man – inspired millions to come together in peace and express their opinion on an issue.
Happy Thanksgiving! May we share many more together and always remember those we’ll one day see again 🦃
What a whisky! This one from an Orkney Distillery and bottled by Morrison & MacKay is amazing stuff and I love the layers throughout.