Florida’s state legislature “bent over backwards to help out Ernest Hemingway’s old drinking hole, Sloppy Joe’s in Key West. Legislators exempted the bar from the constitutional mandate banning smoking, although not by name. Any other bar on the National Register of Historic Places that makes less than 20 percent of its earnings from food could let its patrons light up, too. (There just aren’t any.)”
Previously: 24-Hour Hemingway house news outlet.