With all the terrible things going on in the world right now*, it is a wonder to me that the author of this article seems surprised that more people are drinking bourbon.
This quote sums up my relationship with the substance beautifully: "You get a taste for bourbon, you don't stop drinking bourbon." So true. It was rough the first time but now it's kind of like drinking caramel.**
*Though being able to hear Wynton Marsalis out my window right now is definitely not one of them.
**Not right now though. There is work to be done.