Michigan pols become the latest to advocate for so-called “honest pints”
According to government statistics, consumption is now lower than it’s been since the the reunification of West and East Germany in the 1990s.
Wednesday’s links talk September songs and German hangovers.
Tuesday’s links talk “Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell” and give an inside look at a big political feud.
The World’s Largest Folk Festival kicks off in Munich. Check out TIME.com’s photo gallery for views of the celebration.