Pony that Walks would have approved

A bipartisan measure designed to roll back a 184-year-old law that prohibits distilleries on Native American land has just been introduced in the House of Representatives. [story]

Heck, yeah, I’d try a snort or two

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Title cultural ref (Pony that Walks played by Chief John Big Tree.)
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  1. Lord of the Fleas
    Posted March 20, 2018 at 6:17 am |

    Heck, yeah, I’d try a snort or two …
    … followed by a giggle and a guffaw, and thereafter a teepee-clearing brawl …

    (BTW, is Chief Running Joke the real name of Lizzie Warren’s g-g-g-great grandfather?)

  2. rick9911
    Posted March 20, 2018 at 8:21 am |

    The Warm Springs Indian reservation in Central Oregon is starting a marijuana business so why not booze?

  3. OldFert
    Posted March 20, 2018 at 9:31 am |

    Why do we still have Indian Reservations?

  4. Jess
    Posted March 20, 2018 at 10:51 am |

    With some creative labeling, Old Crow can now be the signature brand for a tribe, and probably some law suits.

  5. staghounds
    Posted March 20, 2018 at 12:50 pm |

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=POWhlGzTELw

  6. Posted March 20, 2018 at 7:26 pm |

    Liquor on a res? That’s just Crazy Talk!
    He runs a still behind his fireworks stand.

    Yeah, it was a Simpson’s joke. From when they were eminently quotable.

  7. DougM (μολὼν λαβέ)
    Posted March 20, 2018 at 10:01 pm |

    Veeshir ^
    Heeere ya go

    Staghounds ^^
    *hehee* Yeah, like that
    (What? Aw, c’mon. Sure, it’s insensitive; but it’s funny. All good funny is insensitive.)

  8. Drew458
    Posted March 21, 2018 at 5:17 pm |

    Right. Because everyone knows the problems indians have always had with alcohol. And now that some of them are moving up in the world via casinos … wouldn’t want them to leave the reservation.