Posts Tagged ‘prohibition’

Boardwalk Empire Trailers

Monday, September 20th, 2010

Last night’s debut of Boardwalk Empire was awesome. Another great drama from HBO; check it out if you get the channel. Here are the trailers for the show:

Found at YouTube from HBO.

Found at YouTube from HBO.

Found at YouTube from HBO.

Found at YouTube from HBO.

Found at YouTube from HBO.

How Marijuana Became Illegal

Sunday, August 8th, 2010

This video is in support of Proposition 19, a California initiative that would make pot legal. Found at YouTube from weirdtv.

Happy Prohibition Repeal Day!

Tuesday, December 5th, 2006

is conducting a very clever promotion by trying to make today, December 5, a new holiday: . Their promotional site features a video by that illustrates the horrors of a world in which Prohibition never ended. Here’s a PDF of .

It’s a good thing we repealed prohibition, too, if ony for the many ways in which booze boosts the economy: