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RE: A Paleontologist's beer!
Sorry, Budweiser is Czech beer. The US brewer tried to sue for copyright
but the original had been going much, much longer.
From: owner-DINOSAUR@usc.edu [mailto:owner-DINOSAUR@usc.edu] On Behalf Of
Sent: 08 September 2008 20:52
To: Hanneke JM Meijer
Subject: Re: A Paleontologist's beer!
Sorry for the unintentional blasphemy - I meant Budweiser! Yikes!
Hanneke JM Meijer wrote:
> I am sorry to inform you that Heineken is a Dutch beer, not an
> American one. Believe me, we can do much better than Heineken....
> On Mon, Sep 8, 2008 at 12:02 PM, Adam Crowl <firstname.lastname@example.org
> <mailto:email@example.com>> wrote:
> When I was last in the USA I was 16 and in the company of my
> parents, thus never had the privilege of sampling American beers
> in their domestic form - I'm not sure Heinken here in Oz is the
> same as over there. As a rule Aussie beers start at alcohol
> contents where most American beers leave off according to a few
> friends I've known who have lived in the USA. Over 5% is pretty
> typical in Oz, and the bottles and cans seem to be larger. I'm
> sure John can testify that Australians do like their beer. Here in
> Queensland the local brew is XXXX - or Forex - but it tastes too
> much like the wall lining of the vats for my liking. A visit to
> that particular brewery is a Grade school excursion, or used to
> be. I suspect we're all trained as kids to like beer by the taste
> of Vegemite - a yeast extract spread, which most Aussies claim to
> adore. It's an acquired taste. And it tastes a bit like beer... as
> it really is beer fermentation vat scrapings. Or near enough to.
> The mighty dinosaurs became extinct 65 million years ago last
> Tuesday. There were many reasons for this, and here is just one...
> No. 342...