Title: Last Call
Author: Daniel Okrent
“We have German enemies across the water,” a dry politician named John Strange told the Milwaukee Journal that month.
“We have German enemies in this country too.
And the worst of all our German enemies, the most treacherous, the most menacing, are Pabst, Schlitz, Blatz, and Miller.”
Demonizing the opposition has always been an effective practice.
We think that politics has reached new lows, it is simply that we are not familiar with our own (