Brewvana

By Ted Kaye Originally published in Vexilloid Tabloid #34, June 2012 Portland’s Rock Bottom Brewery hosted the Portland Belgian Beer Challenge on April 10, 2012.  It featured a taste-off between beers from Amnesia, Rock Bottom, Roots, Lucky Lab, BJ’s, Concordia, Hair of the Dog, McMennamin’s Crystal Ballroom, and New Old Lompoc—ten breweries in all. With […]

South Dakota Proposals (2012)

By Patrick Genna, revised by Scott Mainwaring Originally published in Vexilloid Tabloid #34 (June 2012) In February a South Dakota House panel rejected a proposal to change the state flag.  Its design was first adopted in 1909, updated in 1963, and again in 1992.  (There is a short YouTube video explaining the evolution.) Using the […]

Vexilloid Tabloid #34

The future is here: It may only be May, but The Vexilloid Tabloid #34, June 2012,  is available now!  Featuring: South Dakota Proposal (Patrick Genna) Mystery Flag (Michael Orelove) Portland Cheers and as always the “What’s that Flag?” or, in this issue’s version, “What’s that Roundel?” quiz (from quizmaster Max Liberman), and notes from our last meeting. […]