And now for something completely different. For those of you who don’t know me well, I love beer. I spend much of my free time interfacing with the beer world - visiting breweries, reading beer books, listening to beer podcasts, and scoping out local bottle shops. While traveling, I always plan around what beer-related fare … Continue reading The Brewer’s Tale
Author: Calen Rau
Calen is a high school history teacher in Southern California. He is also a trained historian, specializing in East-Central Europe and radical right politics. In addition to his interest in history, Calen is a beer enthusiast, traveler, and dedicated comic book nerd.
A Culture of Conspiracy
We live in a conspiratorial world. Popular discourse is permeated by conspiracy theories which have become an inescapable part of the American political and media landscape. No longer is conspiracy the stuff of tinfoil hats and the “lunatic fringe” - conspiracy is mainstream. While more outlandish ideas like...