Brad Jackson
Brad Jackson
bradjackson
Brad Jackson is a writer and radio personality whose work has appeared at ABC, CBS, Fox News, and multiple radio programs. He was the longtime host and producer of Coffee & Markets, an award-winning podcast and radio show with more than 1500 episodes. Guests included politicians, Wall Street experts, best-selling author Brad Thor, economist Art Laffer, journalists Michael Barone, Jim Pethokoukis and Andrew Malcolm, as well as Super Bowl-winning quarterback Drew Brees. Brad covers all things edible and cultural for The Federalist. You can find him on Twitter and Instagram at @bradwjackson.
7 Good Beers To Savor Before The End Of Summer

Before the sun sets on summer, these are seven beers you need to drink. Track them down. You’ll be happy you did.

Why Amazon’s Purchase Of Whole Foods Will Make The Industry Worse

Amazon’s purchase of Whole Foods is bigger than any meal delivery kit service: it’s a sign that the entire grocery industry is the next the Seattle behemoth is looking to conquer.

Sierra Nevada Throws One Heck Of A Party At Beer Camp

A couple weeks ago, Sierra Nevada, the craft brewery out of California, took over a grassy field in east Austin for the ultimate in traveling beer festivals.

How To Tell If You’re Actually Drinking A Craft Beer

The Brewer’s Association, a trade group that advocates for small and independent craft brewers, has come up with an official certification for independent breweries’ packaging.

The 5 Best Foods From Harry Potter, For Its 20th Anniversary

Beginning 20 years ago, ‘Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone’ took readers, and later moviegoers, to a magical world full of incredible detail, rich imagery, and even wizard food!

A Last-Minute Foodie Gift Guide For Father’s Day

If your dad is a griller, chef, or just loves to eat, I have you covered. Here are seven great Father’s Day gift ideas.

The Gaming Industry Needs To Stop Bleeding Players Through Endless DLC

When you’re spending $50, $60, $70 or more on a game, shouldn’t you get a fully finished product? I think so, but the gaming industry disagrees.

Drinking Games Are No Way To Deal With Anything, Not Even Comey’s Testimony

What do Americans do when confronted with a riveting event tied to the biggest news story of the year that is oh, so easy to mock? We make a drinking game out of it!

Bob Stoops’ Retirement Clouds Future Of Big 12

Bob Stoops’ high-caliber teams brought Oklahoma back into the upper echelon of college football, and made it a consistent powerhouse in the Big 12.

For National Donut Day, I Ate The Best Donuts In Dallas

For you, dear reader, I ordered a dozen of Top Pot Doughnuts’ best donuts, even without my gallbladder.

40 Years Ago, Star Wars Changed Movies Forever

The film kicked off a series that would change the meaning of the term blockbuster, revolutionize special effects, and bring modern movie merchandising to the world.

I Tried A Meal Kit Delivery Service, And Here’s How It Tasted

It’s not orecchiette you’re going to have from an Italian grandmother, but considering the convenience and ease of preparation, I was impressed.

I’ve Got A Bombshell Summertime Beer

Light, creamy, a little bready, with a just a touch of hops to even it out, Bombshell Blonde Ale is the summer beer.

The Donut-Ice Cream Sandwich Is The Perfect Indulgence For Your Inner Fat Kid

Frankly, it’s amazing I didn’t end up in a diabetic coma as a result of the whole indulgent affair, but looking back at that day eight years ago, it is still one of my fondest food memories.

With Heineken’s Lagunitas Pickup, Big Beer Keeps Swilling Microbreweries

In 2015, Heineken bought a 50 percent stake in the California brewery, and earlier this month they gobbled up the other 50 percent, meaning Lagunitas has officially sold out to big beer.

‘Mass Effect: Andromeda’ Tries To Be The ‘Force Awakens’ Of Its Franchise

BioWare had to find a way to tell a new story that felt ‘Mass Effect’ without being about the main characters we all fell in love with.

Why You Really Need To Drink A Beer Fit For A Wookiee

Different levels of flavors, like the different colors of a Wookiee’s coat, emerge as you drink this beer. It’s a journey.

Don’t Make It Take A Hospital Stay To Get You To Try Jell-O

As I ate the first bite of the cherry Jell-O, it warmed my heart and made all that pain slip away.

For A Refreshing Whitbier, Take A Voyage To France

Today’s Val d’Ainan brewery in France brews a La Dauphine beer, a perfect way to honor vintage sailing vessels and the beverage probably sloshing around in barrels below deck.

8 Rules To Ensure You Don’t Ruin Delicious Beer

It’s easy to find really good beer just about everywhere. The best way to drink that beer is fresh at a brewery or bar. When you can’t do that, do this.