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The Spirited History of the American Bar

Christine Sismondo, author of the new book America Walks into a Bar, explains how the local tavern contributed mightily to what America is today. In colonial times, it was a place for people to discuss anything as equals. In taverns people could mix together: you see men drinking alongside the people they work for. Early laws [...]