The Beer: As soon as it gets warm enough to ferment an ale, I'll be making another batch of the Liberty Ale and an IPA for Spring. I may do some others, depends on consumption rate.
The Bicycle: I'm on the trainer regularly now and have lost most of the holiday weight. I'm "jonesin'" to get out on the road.
The VRWC: This says more about the effects of tax policy than it does about corporations.
I'm not saying corporations should pay no taxes, but in the end those taxes get passed along to the consumer in the form of higher prices. To keep prices low (and competitive) in a world market, it is necessary to cut costs. This is just one way.