September
27
2008

Carding The Most Famous Man in the World

On top of the world
You still need to show ID
If you want a beer

Written by Captain Hops.

References: Yesterday’s Baltimore Sun had a story of Michael Phelps being turned away at the door of Max’s Taphouse because he didn’t have his ID: Come back, kid, when you can show ID
Thing of the Day: Michael Phelps: Beneath the Surface

May
30
2008

Freedom

Old enough to fight,
But not to enjoy a beer.
We’re fighting for what?

Written by Captain Hops

References: Army base raises its drinking age to 21.
Thing of the Day: A Handbook of American Military History, Second Edition: From the Revolutionary War to the Present