Thomas Jefferson

Thomas Jefferson: Word and Deed

September 3, 2017

Thomas Jefferson, whatever his flaws, was an intellectual giant whose key ideas lit up the world and still guide us today. Were it not for him, our world would be less bright, less free.

Toast the Re-Legalization of Homebrewing

July 6, 2013

The founders would have been shocked to learn that their nation would outlaw the homebrewing of beer—shocked, among other reasons, because Thomas Jefferson, Sam Adams, and other founders brewed beer themselves. Finally, after 80 years, homebrewing has been re-legalized in all fifty states. The American Homebrewers Association summarizes: Even after. . . Continue »