February 2020
mR. bReWski says..
"Beer - Because one doesn't solve the world's problems over white wine."
Beer - Emotional Support
Brooklyn resident Floyd Hayes, 47, registered a pint of beer as an emotional support animal with the
Hayes aims to use the certification to carry his beverage of choice — like, say, a seasonal IPA — on
public transit.Hayes took to the service dog registration website to enter his beer as an emotional
support dog. He ticked off “No Training Needed” as the training status of the dog and put that it was to
help with his “Social Anxiety Disorder.”  His application is pending but unlikely to be granted.

Poison Beer
A third person has died in Brazil of suspected poisoning from a batch of craft beer contaminated with a
toxic chemical used in antifreeze and other products, police in the state of Minas Gerais, Brazil,said.
Traces of the sweet-tasting solvent were found in the water tank used by the Backer brewery, whose
craft beers have won international prizes and are widely available in Brazil..
A-Rod Beer
Alex Rodriguez is buying a minority stake in Dominican beer Presidente through his investment firm
A-Rod Corp, and the former slugger will serve as chairman of the brand.The deal with Anheuser-Busch
InBev is expected to be announced Thursday at a sales conference put on by the beer giant, we hear.
A source told us, “Alex bought a minority stake. They’re partners, and he’ll be the chairman, and work
very closely with Anheuser-Busch as they look to do more together. There really is unlimited potential of
what can be done. It’s real involvement and real ownership.”Presidente has previously been the official
beer of the University of Miami Hurricanes football team, as well as the Orange Bowl in Miami. The
brew’s also been the official beer of Miami squads the Heat and the Marlins.

Aluminum Beer
When most people think of beer, they think of barley, hops, yeast and water. But it is, in fact, aluminum
that is the biggest commodity cost for our nation’s brewers. Today, more than 60 percent of all the beer
brewed and sold in the United States is packaged in aluminum, and the American beer industry annually
purchases more than 36 billion aluminum cans every year.Most of the aluminum sold in the United
States comes from Canada, a country that is not subject to the tariff. In the case of aluminum can
sheet, most is not subject to a tariff because it is made from recycled scrap aluminum.
Ya gotta love these guys
“Be wary of the man who drinks fast, he usually pays slow..”
Benjamin Franklin

"God made yeast, as well as dough, and loves fermentation just as
dearly as he loves vegetation."
Ralph Waldo Emerson

"One sip of strong ale will bathe the drooping spirits in delight,
beyond the bliss of dreams."
John Milton

“There is an ancient Celtic axiom that says 'Good people drink good beer.' Which is
true, then as now. Just look around you in any public barroom and you will quickly
see: Bad people drink bad beer. Think about it."
Hunter S. Thompson

“No animal ever invented anything as bad as drunkenness - or so good as drink.”
Gilbert K. Chesterton

“Give me fine ale to wash me clean of the weather-stains of care."
Ralph Waldo Emerson

“Then here's to the heartening wassail, Wherever good fellows are found; Be its
master instead of its vassal, and order the glasses around..”
Ogden Nash,

“What beer goes best with Captain Crunch?”
George Carlin
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