Regardless of how you feel about the beer industry, The Beer Store, the LCBO, and our province’s myriad legislative nonsense that makes the distribution, sale, and enjoyment of beer in Ontario the gong show that it is, there is one thing that everyone in Ontario who enjoys an adult beverage has in common.
We all have empties.
From the pretentious, be-flanneled, stout-sniffing hipster to the lowly, Labatt-Blue-crushing, mouth-breathing masses, at the end of the day we’re all left with the same problem: a pile of empty containers that we don’t want to put in the garbage and most of us feel bad about simply hucking into a river.
And so, while I’m personally not a fan of spending my money within their doors, I am actually (brace yourself) encouraging you to go to The Beer Store next week. Continue reading