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Re: Beer Thread

Unread post by O Really » Fri Aug 14, 2015 8:48 pm

Seth Milner wrote:Had you checked the properties of that photo, you would found I got it from ebaums world. It came from the same gallery that homerfobe got his photo of the dog and the rainbow that he posted in another thread. My picture was funnier.
No biggie. I don't care where you got it. I just thought it was funny that a whole wall of Bud Lite, particularly under a "Craft Beer" sign, was considered by someone other than me to be a major error.

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Unread post by Seth Milner » Fri Aug 14, 2015 9:02 pm

Sorry. I misconscrewed your "Sure, and that pic was originally. . . " I thought it was funny too, especially in light of JTA's praises of Bud Light!
Maybe I was expecting too much by insinuating that "Craft" beer was intended for consumption on watercraft!
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Unread post by Vrede too » Sat Aug 15, 2015 11:14 am

Drink This Juice to Skip a Hangover

... “I should make the point that the effect was demonstrated if you take pear juice before alcohol consumption,” she stressed. “Once you have a hangover, there is no evidence that it will do you any good.” ...
What about cocktails with pear juice in them or:

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Unread post by Vrede too » Sat Aug 15, 2015 12:30 pm

It's going to be a lot of pear drunks plus a non-pear control test to see what works and doesn't.
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Unread post by Seth Milner » Sat Aug 15, 2015 3:11 pm

Vrede too wrote:It's going to be a lot of pear drunks plus a non-pear control test to see what works and doesn't.

Or:

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Unread post by Vrede too » Tue Sep 22, 2015 10:21 pm

Two TCU players arrested on felony robbery charges

... The alleged victims told police they were “beaten outside a party” and the attackers stole their
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case of Keystone Light beer.
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Unread post by JTA » Mon Oct 26, 2015 2:57 pm

Which beer would you more associate with a trashy redneck?

Heinekin, or PBR.

Has to be one of those two QUICK!
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Unread post by Vrede too » Mon Oct 26, 2015 5:07 pm

Trick question. Either, trashy rednecks drink whatever beer is in someone else's frig.
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Unread post by rstrong » Mon Oct 26, 2015 5:21 pm

I prefer the term "old-fashioned."

Until the eighteenth century, many Westerners including children drank beer almost continuously. They had to; this was before water filtration and drilled wells. The local creek might be collecting run-off from a field of cattle or sheep or horses upstream.

Folks even began their day with something called "beer soup." (Beer, eggs, butter, salt.) Later, people began each day with a cup of coffee. Some explain the industrial revolution as the inevitable consequence of a world where people suddenly preferred being jittery to being drunk.

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Unread post by JTA » Mon Oct 26, 2015 6:08 pm

PBR won, only because the patch says "Pabst Powered", like Popeye the sailor man, except with PBR.

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Unread post by O Really » Tue Oct 27, 2015 1:05 pm

JTA wrote:PBR won, only because the patch says "Pabst Powered", like Popeye the sailor man, except with PBR.

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Where was the survey? It's interesting because at one time, PBR would have been associated with rednecks and college students looking for cheap beer. That would have been helped along by the song "Rednecks, White Socks, and Blue Ribbon Beer" from early 70's sometime. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4N3iVHxP8FQ

More recently, since the PBR brand has returned (but not the beer), it's more associated with hipsters.

I don't really have a stereotypical connotation for Heinekin. Other than if it's free in somebody else's fridge, do rednecks drink Heinekin? And if so, is it just a chaser for Bud Lite?

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Unread post by JTA » Tue Oct 27, 2015 5:22 pm

O Really wrote:
JTA wrote:PBR won, only because the patch says "Pabst Powered", like Popeye the sailor man, except with PBR.

I'm going as an American Bad-ass for Halloween.
Where was the survey? It's interesting because at one time, PBR would have been associated with rednecks and college students looking for cheap beer. That would have been helped along by the song "Rednecks, White Socks, and Blue Ribbon Beer" from early 70's sometime. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4N3iVHxP8FQ

More recently, since the PBR brand has returned (but not the beer), it's more associated with hipsters.

I don't really have a stereotypical connotation for Heinekin. Other than if it's free in somebody else's fridge, do rednecks drink Heinekin? And if so, is it just a chaser for Bud Lite?
Yeah pbr is a bigtime hipster beer.

While we're on the topic of beer, have you ever been to Pisgah brewery? I went there a few weeks ago, not too bad.
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Unread post by O Really » Tue Oct 27, 2015 7:25 pm

I have not been out there, but looking at their website, it looks like I need to do so.

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Unread post by Vrede too » Wed Dec 16, 2015 4:13 am

I watched parts of Ken Burns' Prohibition: A Nation of Drunkards episode on PBS last night. One of the things it mentioned that I didn't know was that the dry movement was heavily anti-immigrant and groups like the heavily southern Anti-Saloon League were anti-black because, of course, it's those people that drink and cause problems. Sigh, some things never change in America.

It also pointed out that thanks to the Woman's Christian Temperance Union and others Jesus would have been jailed for turning water into wine.
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Unread post by Vrede too » Sat Feb 20, 2016 1:35 pm

99 Best Beers in 99 Best Beer Cities

#20 Asheville, North Carolina and #40 Black Mountain, North Carolina represent!
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Vrede too wrote:I watched parts of Ken Burns' Prohibition: A Nation of Drunkards episode on PBS last night. One of the things it mentioned that I didn't know was that the dry movement was heavily anti-immigrant and groups like the heavily southern Anti-Saloon League were anti-black because, of course, it's those people that drink and cause problems. Sigh, some things never change in America.

It also pointed out that thanks to the Woman's Christian Temperance Union and others Jesus would have been jailed for turning water into wine.
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Unread post by Wneglia » Tue Mar 08, 2016 4:14 pm

JTA wrote: If alcohol is good enough for Jesus its good enough for me.
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Unread post by rstrong » Tue Mar 08, 2016 4:17 pm

If alcohol can clean a bathroom, it ought to be able to clean your arteries.

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