Saturday, December 3rd, 2016

And now it’s Miller Time. From the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel website: The city Finance Committee Thursday rejected by consensus a new $136 garbage fee championed by Mayor Jeff Scrima, and a majority of the remaining aldermen announced publicly or said in interviews that they wouldn’t vote for it, either. With the idea appearing all but […]

Governor Scott Walker issued his veto message today. (Complete text and vetoes: Final 2011-13 Veto Message 06-25-11). Bad news for fans of the Bad News Bears. There will be no Chico’s Bail Bonds to sponsor the team this year (veto #32). Unfortunately fans of the craft brewing industry will have to fight again another day as […]

The splash pool isn’t bad to start. But this isn’t “Kalahari Park”. It’s Miller Park, as in Miller Beer. And they’re not the Milwaukee Sliders. They’re the Milwaukee Brewers. Maybe the Milwaukee Brewers should go with something a little more appropriately themed. How about having Bernie Brewer slide into a giant beer mug?I understand there […]

The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel is reporting Miller Brewing has acquired the rights to distribute Grolsch beer. Miller acquired the rights to sell Grolsch after its corporate parent, London-based SABMiller Plc, in February completed its purchase of brewer Royal Grolsch NV. Anheuser-Busch, which began selling Grolsch in the United States in 2006, said today it expects […]

Senator Ted Kanavas has a new column looking at the liklihood of MillerCoors moving their corporate headquarters here. Is it “Miller Time” in Denver? The proposed joint venture agreement between Milwaukee’s own Miller Brewing and Coors has Miller controlling 58 percent of the new company, MillerCoors, according to the Journal-Sentinel. With such a large controlling […]

Senator Ted Kanavas has a new column looking at the liklihood of MillerCoors moving their corporate headquarters here. Is it “Miller Time” in Denver? The proposed joint venture agreement between Milwaukee’s own Miller Brewing and Coors has Miller controlling 58 percent of the new company, MillerCoors, according to the Journal-Sentinel. With such a large controlling […]

Miller High Life has been running a series of radio ads with callers calling a radio show help line describing where they are and asking the host if they’re “living the High Life.” Using my network of spies, I have located the transcript for a proposed new ad for “living the High Life.” I’m not […]

Miller High Life has been running a series of radio ads with callers calling a radio show help line describing where they are and asking the host if they’re “living the High Life.” Using my network of spies, I have located the transcript for a proposed new ad for “living the High Life.” I’m not […]

Miller Brewing, under pressure from the Catholic League, sent a letter of apology to Archbishop Dolan and Archbishop Niederauer for the artwork promoting the Folsom Fair. That pressure only increased when Wisconsin’s own Jessica McBride, questioned the presence of minors at the homosexual bondage celebration. The good news is, purely from a comedy perspective, it […]

Miller Brewing, under pressure from the Catholic League, sent a letter of apology to Archbishop Dolan and Archbishop Niederauer for the artwork promoting the Folsom Fair. That pressure only increased when Wisconsin’s own Jessica McBride, questioned the presence of minors at the homosexual bondage celebration. The good news is, purely from a comedy perspective, it […]