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Old 08-16-2012, 11:03 PM   #1
Apr 2012
Des Moines, IA
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Just heard this story on the local public radio on my way home from work today. I lol'd...

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Old 08-16-2012, 11:22 PM   #2
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Old 08-16-2012, 11:45 PM   #3
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Yeah, that's 80 large of funny. Hope the brewery manages to stay in business.
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Old 08-17-2012, 02:20 AM   #4
Apr 2012
Des Moines, IA
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Yeah, no doubt this sucks for the brewery, and it very well may be a game changer for them. However, the level of absurdity with this whole situation is humorous, and I couldn't help but laugh when I heard the story.

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Old 08-17-2012, 04:07 AM   #5
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That really sucks! But its good to see fellow brewers helping each other out! It just goes to show the sense of community we all have as brewers!
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Old 08-17-2012, 04:26 AM   #6
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Other breweries lending equipment? A brewery from Nebraska offering to can their beer?

This makes me quite proud of the human race.

Cheers to those guys!
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Old 08-17-2012, 05:42 AM   #7
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Destroying property and stealing an essential asset? Sounds like somebody wants to put the brewery out of business.

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Old 08-17-2012, 06:04 AM   #8
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I'll need to stock up on Hop A Potamus!!!!

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Old 08-17-2012, 06:26 AM   #9
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Ain't a damn thing funny.

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Old 08-17-2012, 01:57 PM   #10
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Cool story, bro.

On a side note, Anyone who wants to try some homebrew in a can, just PM me with your address and $10!

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