As the moonshiner movie LAWLESS hits theaters, revisit a classic Badass Digest post where Tim League tours the history of home distillation of spirits - and champions it!
Posts by Tim League
Tim is the founder of Alamo Drafthouse Cinema, co-founder of Fantastic Fest and was named by the Austin American Statesman as “one of the most unusual CEOs in Texas history.” He likes to eat really good food, drink really good beer and sing really bad karaoke but is getting slightly better at it.CoolBadass Beverage News
An invitation from the founder of the Alamo Drafthouse.
Tim League tells you where you can find the most delicious suckling pig on the planet.
Ernest "Mooney" Warther was perhaps the most productive man of the 20th century and a badass with a knife.
A peek at some unexpected and delightfully mundane Japanese erotica.
Tim League is nuts for BELLFLOWER. Check out the new trailer.
How much do you hate people who text at movies? So do we. And we kick them out. Sometimes they get pissed off about it, and they leave hilarious voice mails.
Tim weighs in on the controversy about dim 2D projection.
Even sneaker nerds are getting Royal Wedding fever.
Giant hamburger stools. Portable bidets. Cone of silence karaoke systems. USB lice checker. Tim discovers that the Japanese Skymall is filled with magic.
Rebecca Black has grabbed a nation by the ears with her vapid anthem Friday. But almost thirty years ago a young rapper named Pookie Blow had already staked out the ‘minutia of a kid’s day at school’ territory with Get Up (And Go To School).
Like port, Sherry sometimes carries some pretty low-brow connotations, a drink your grandmother would nip at before bedtime. Its also easily confused with the $5 bottle of cooking Sherry from the grocery store. I aim to show that true Spanish Sherry from Jerez, however, can be a nectar worthy of the Gods.
91 years ago today the federal government took away the people’s right to drink. We got it back, but we’re still inching towards some more basic booze freedoms. In the 70s Jimmy Carter legalized home brewing, creating a multi-billion dollar industry. When will someone do the same for home distilling of spirits?
An analysis of the recent Glee cover of Baby, It’s Cold Outside reveals a sinister predator’s plot for statutory rape.