Of all the reactions to Brexit—Britain’s vote to leave the European Union—Michael Moore’s was the most grating:
Europe, u are better off w/o Brits! Now that there’s a vacancy, take us! We want what Europe has: free health care, free college, real beer!
— Michael Moore (@MMFlint) June 24, 2016
Leave aside the standard leftist idiocy about politics and instead focus on his libel of American brewing.
I understand that the fat dolt behind such classics as Sicko has spent much of the last decade with his head firmly inserted into his posterior, but does he really not understand that American beer has spent the last decade roundly kicking the ass of the overseas competition? Is he not aware that a European company owns the swill-producing Budweiser and that hard-working Americans at local outfits like Dogfish Head and Flying Dog and Stone Brewing are making beer the rest of the world envies? Does he not know that German laws and regulations are crippling that country’s ability to compete with the good old U.S. of A.? No, seriously: