Every so often, you find a good article in the least likely of sources. This time, it is Vanity Fair, who put together an article that crosses into craft brewing. The art of craft brewing has attracted a fair number of unique personalities and this article details the lives of five of them. Most of them you know from the annals of craft brewing, but you might not know all five.
The article, by Ethan Fixell, is a good accounting of how craft brewing came to be. A couple of these characters really impacted how I came to craft beer, especially Ken Grossman of Sierra Nevada Brewing Company out of Chico, CA.