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Bulleit Whiskey Accused of Firing the Founder’s Daughter Because She’s Gay

Source: Grub Street NY

Your next Bulleit Old Fashioned might taste somewhat sour: The company has been accused of dismissing the founder’s daughter, who worked as brand ambassador, simply for being a lesbian. Hollis Bulleit says she got pushed out the day before Christmas Eve, via an email, after spending 25 years …

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George Clooney Is Selling His Tequila Company for Close to $1 Billion — Here’s What You Need to Know

Source: Grub Street NY

George Clooney is selling his award-winning tequila company, Casamigos, to liquor colossus Diageo for an amount CNBC reports could end up being as high as $1 billion. The already very well-off actor confirmed the news in a very Clooney-esque, humblebraggy email: “If you asked us four years ago if …

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