Free Beacon Victorino Matus

Victorino Matus is deputy editor for the Washington Free Beacon and author of 'Vodka: How a Colorless, Odorless, Flavorless Spirit Conquered America.'

Cruise Control

REVIEW: ‘Cabin Fever: The Harrowing Journey of a Cruise Ship at the Dawn of a Pandemic’

January 22, 2023
Mean Girls

Browsing History

REVIEW: 'Meet Me by the Fountain: An Inside History of the Mall'

November 25, 2022

Butcher Confidential

REVIEW: ‘Glorious Beef: The LaFrieda Family and the Evolution of the American Meat Industry’

February 20, 2022

Earthy Possessions

REVIEW: 'Truffle Hound'

December 26, 2021

Death on the High Seas

30 years after the Perfect Storm

October 31, 2021


A movie to be savored

July 25, 2021

Hungry Like the Wolf

REVIEW: 'Wolfgang'

July 11, 2021
Eddie Russell and his father Jimmy sample bourbon inside Wild Turkey's rickhouse in Lawrenceburg, Ky.

Wild Turkey's Wild Ride

How bourbon went from bust to boom

June 20, 2021