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Library Spotlights: National Eggnog Day

Highlights of historical and current legal issues

Nat'l Eggnog Day is Dec. 24!

Enjoy these eggnog related articles (and a recipe)!


An eggnog chiefly mixed and bottled in Holland made from eggs, sugar, and brandy with vanilla and coffee flavoring.

-Dutch, short for advocatenborrel, from advocaat lawyer… + borrel drink, bubble, from borrelen to bubble… from its throat-soothing effect, especially helpful for irritations caused by the traditional eloquence of lawyers


How tainted eggnog almost ruined one of history's great filibusters...

Careful with that Eggnog...