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Yuengling's Trump Endorsement Backlash

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Yuengling's Trump Endorsement Backlash

patsully | Oct 31, 2016 12:51 PM

In the wake of Yuengling's Trump endorsement, which caused a lot of consternation in the Philadelphia area, how would you feel if a beer brand you love (or even just like) did the same?

This has obviously come up before with politically-minded boycotts around chains like Chick-fil-a, but a beer brand seems particularly susceptible to a boycott from regular drinkers. Related, an article that highlights alternative beer choices for Yuengling fans: http://billypenn.com/2016/10/27/what-...

Yuengling's Trump endorsement shows the perils of mixing politics with food and drink

Last week, when Richard Yuengling Jr. endorsed Donald J. Trump for president, he rattled a few racks of beer mugs in taverns across America.

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