Thursday, August 7, 2014
Beer and Art and Human Rights. Oh My!
Apparently all the alleged recent violations in town are driving the Human Rights Commission to drink.
It's one thing for a Select Board or well known Town Meeting member to tweet about having a beer (or two) downtown after a typical contentious night of Amherst Town Meeting, but quite another for an offical town committee to set a public meeting with beer on the agenda.
Especially considering all the problems our little college town endures because of alcohol.
Yes, the Amherst Brewing Company is a sterling example of a business that does alcohol correctly. And they are far from a rowdy youthful watering hole -- aka McMurphy's or Stacker's.
But still ...