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Old 08-09-2012, 01:23 PM   #1
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4 too much, or just about right?..........

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Old 08-09-2012, 01:30 PM   #2
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What's the rest of your diet look like?

Usually 2 reasons for asking your question:
1) Too much alcohol, bad for liver?
2) Too many calories, getting fat?

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Old 08-09-2012, 01:36 PM   #3
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Does whiskey count as beer?
You can't be a real country unless you have a beer and an airline. It helps if you have some kind of a football team, or some nuclear weapons, but at the very least you need a beer. -Frank Zappa

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Old 08-09-2012, 01:39 PM   #4
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I drink about a 6oz glass with dinner maybe two or three pints total on the weekend. Too many calories for me, but I love a good beer with dinner so I have to compromise. If I have friends over and we drink BMC I'll have about 8-10

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Old 08-09-2012, 01:42 PM   #5
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1-2 pints/day for me. Just what the Dr ordered.

3-5 pints on weekends. Not what the Dr ordred, but its the weekend.
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Old 08-09-2012, 01:47 PM   #6
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I don't count, but that seems about the same for me.

I love kegging- but there are no dead soldiers around so you can count your empties. I switched to a small glass (involuntarily I might add), so it's easy to refill a small glass more than once.

It's probably "too much" beer. But I'm extraordinarily healthy, fit, and active. So I don't care!
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Old 08-09-2012, 02:03 PM   #7
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2-3 pints 3-5 nights a week.. sometimes more, sometimes less
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'how will i explain this to my kids' ... if i have to ask that, then i think my kids are in trouble ... just my 2 cents ... HAVE A BEER !!!
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Old 08-09-2012, 02:04 PM   #8
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I'm at about two-three a day. I often "sample" a lot of my wines as well. At 180 lbs I think it's actually recommended? But I'm also in good shape and I'm always working out. I did a triathlon last weekend and after the race my second stop, after getting some water, was the beer truck! I think as long as you stay active, hydrated, and eat healthy you're good to go. And oh yeah don't stress out! RDWHAHB or four, right?

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Old 08-09-2012, 02:06 PM   #9
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Originally Posted by solbes View Post
1-2 pints/day for me. Just what the Dr ordered.

3-5 pints on weekends. Not what the Dr ordred, but its the weekend.
Originally Posted by edmanster View Post
2-3 pints 3-5 nights a week.. sometimes more, sometimes less
Both of these are about where I am....Typically dont drink anything Mon-Wed...Have 1 or 2 Thursday, Friday more then a couple lol Weekened..Whos counting? Not me!
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Old 08-09-2012, 02:19 PM   #10
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1 or 2 after work on the weeknights.

Weekends vary, depending on how stressful my week was.

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