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Cluck Yeah!— Welcome back Red Hen. You may recall this plucky, Lexington, Virginia restaurant whose owner asked White House Press Secretary, Sarah Huckabee Sanders, to leave her establishment for being part of an “inhumane and unethical” administration. After closing its doors for two weeks, Red Hen reopened last Thursday to a handful of protestors and a full-load of reservations. Beef, Booze and Tariffs— New tariffs on US beef exports to China and Canada hit just in time for our fourth of July BBQs, and tariffs on whiskey exports to the EU, Canada and Mexico threaten the global expansion of US distillers. Nobody wins in a trade war. We Think This Might be Cultural Appropriation?— Hey Dunkin’ Donuts, we ‘re all for your donut fries, but aren’t these just mini churros? Finally— S’more please?