The Washington Times - January 19, 2009, 10:28AM

In an effort to save cash, the New York Times has set new guidelines for staffers’ expense reports, criticizing some for expensing the costs of beer runs, the New York Observer is reporting.

Apparently, the offending beer runs were for domestic brands.  From now on, only beer runs for foreign brands will be approved.


“Budweiser?  Coors?  You kiddin’ me?  Make mine a Pilsner Urquell, and my friend here will have a Stella Artois.  And start a tab.”