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Old 01-23-2013, 07:53 AM   #1361
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Or someone that knows the value of money and would rather spend his on something of value than to just get drunk at a basketball game
It sounds to me that you sir have done a fine job!
We have a craft beer bar here in NZ that stocks a lot of imported craft. I paid $12 for a pint of Racer 5, most of the reason is I would not be able to visit this bar again for a long while. While it was a good beer I couldn't completely gid rid of that voice in my head telling me I could have brewed 20 pints of beer that tasted just as good for the price I paid... I think I'm a bit cheap though
Man, that stuff is $4 for a bomber here...
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Old 01-23-2013, 09:28 AM   #1362
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A few years ago, on our way to my wifes sisters house for Christmas, I saw a young man with a Bud Light. Tattoo. Not really something I overheard but still funny or sad or ...What was he thinking!

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Old 01-23-2013, 12:01 PM   #1363
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What's wrong with wearing pink? It's just a color.
No it was pretty much just a joke. We were poking fun at someone's friend/teammate who is incredibly tough and manly because he drinks BMC which does not contain estrogen like homebrew does....
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Old 01-23-2013, 04:44 PM   #1364
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That'll work. It might be a little harder to hide though. A friend of mine sticks a shooter in under the tongue of each shoe when he's going to football and baseball games all the time.
:OT: I have a coworker who has a pair of flip flops with flasks built into the soles. I always wondered how he kept dirt from getting in his drink but he mainly wears them to the beach.
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Old 01-23-2013, 04:48 PM   #1365
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Wouldn't there be more dirt or sand at the beach? I have seen those as well as the ones with the bottle openers in them. I don't think I would drink out of a shoe flask.

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Old 01-23-2013, 04:48 PM   #1366
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:OT: I have a coworker who has a pair of flip flops with flasks built into the soles. I always wondered how he kept dirt from getting in his drink but he mainly wears them to the beach.
That reminds me of those dumb flip flop bottle openers. No, I don't want to open my beer with your sweat soaked flip flop. That's smurfing disgusting.
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Old 01-23-2013, 06:12 PM   #1367
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In a Usa today crossword puzzle the clue was "An alternative to beer" answer Ales??
I've seen the clue Lager, answer? ale uhmm... what?
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Old 01-24-2013, 01:55 AM   #1368
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This may not be the original direction that this thread was meant but it was still quite funny to me. My son just turned 21 and went to the local package store that has a great selection of micro brews and some unique imports. He purchased an $8.00, 12 oz bottle of a dark strong Italian ale (I'm not sure what it was) to celebrate his birthday. He said that it was fantastic. Fast forward to today, he was going to a professional basketball game and I told him to be careful and not drink too much. He said that was not going to drink at all. He will not pay $6.00 for a 22 oz glass of Bud Light. I had to laugh but I think that I created a monster or at least a beer snob.
A lot of sports venues sell good local microbrews here in Indy now. They are usually the same price as the BMC stuff too so it's a no brainer. Still stupidly expensive but it's nice to have a decent choice now.
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College girls picking beer at the grocery store:Girl 1 "do you think I can I handle this beer?" Girl 2 "Well you've had Guinness and that's an extra stout, if you can handle that you can handle any beer". Then they proceeded to make fun of Girl 1 for being so ditsy.

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I'd love to see a survey to see how many people think Guinness is more alcoholic than, say, Corona. From the comments I get every time I serve a dark beer, I wouldn't be surprised to see it in the 90% range.

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