My guest this week is Dave Infante, a reporter in Charleston, South Carolina, who recently wrote a piece for Mel Magazine about the curious intersection of White Claw drinking culture and the right-wing militant boogaloo movement. If that sounds bewildering and niche, then strap in.
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The image at the top is Wagtail and Hibiscus (c. 1747 - 1797) by Kano Toshun.