Perhaps Homer Simpson said it best: "To alcohol! The cause of, and solution to, all of life's problems!" In regards to today's Indie Spotlight, the latter is most certainly true. The Beer. Autism. Hope. project is an independent documentary from director Aaron Rice, who took his 55-year-old uncle Lance on a tour of America's breweries last year. Here's the hook: Lance is autistic, and has spent his entire life struggling with the affliction that prevented him from leaving his home, let alone traveling around the country. Lance's lifelong passion for America's brewing history led to his goal of compiling a book on the subject, with the added bonus of inspiring others in the autism community. The dream was 40 years in the making, brought to fruition with the assistance of Aaron and big-name brewers from across the country that include Samuel Adams, Yuengling, Dogfish Head, Rogue, and many more. Now the project needs your help.