They can't even cut it to make Jon look bad! I wish more people were as cunning as Jon Stewart is.
Portland, ME, USA
Maine's most refined brewery is riding the Belgian beer train, and doing it in style! They craft some great recipes (very often one-offs are available only at the brewery in Portland) in styles that are accessible. They also seem to be growing at a nice pace, so look for them in expanding markets soon!
Fresh and inspiring. Those are the first words that come to mind when I think of this band. Their sound is rooted in a traditional sound, just not one that you would expect to hear from a band outta Boston, MA.
Their personalities will warm your heart also, as they are just the sweetest people.
Check out Suze play that donkey-jawbone!
Mike is my favorite New England painter. Originally from West Virginia before graduating from the Cleveland Institute of Art and then hiking the Appalachian Trail, Mike landed in Portland.
He has since completed a residency at Acadia National Park and soon you can catch him at the University of Delaware completing his M.F.A.
The definitive article on the Maine Lobster Festival.
My favorite line, "Actually, it might extend all the way up to Bucksport, but we were never able to get farther north than Belfast on Route 1, whose summer traffic is, as you can imagine, unimaginable..."