A Chilling Thought

Freeman, on a less somber occasion.
Freeman, on a less somber occasion.Photo: Abbe Benson

“I like the irony of putting a skull-and-crossbones into an alcoholic beverage … Because we have to remember, for all our fancy ice, we are still peddling poison to people.” — Mixologist (and realist) Eben Freeman ponders a skull-and-crossbones ice cube mold on a recent shopping trip. [NYT]