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Old 10-04-2006, 04:24 PM   #1
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Beer drinkers, we have a problem

Say it isn't so!

http://www.cnn.com/2006/US/10/03/hops.f ... index.html
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Old 10-04-2006, 04:31 PM   #2
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That shouldn't affect the beer (?) that most of you guys drink. LOL

They might SHOW some hops to most of the domestic beers.
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Old 10-04-2006, 04:44 PM   #3
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guess you'll just have to switch to liquor
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guess you'll just have to switch to liquor
Switch? I'm a firm believer in duality of spirits.
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That shouldn't affect the beer (?) that most of you guys drink. LOL

They might SHOW some hops to most of the domestic beers.
Yeah, but it might affect our Pacific Northwest microbrews, especially the IPAs.

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Old 10-04-2006, 08:19 PM   #6
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That shouldn't affect the beer (?) that most of you guys drink. LOL

They might SHOW some hops to most of the domestic beers.
Yeah, but it might affect our Pacific Northwest microbrews, especially the IPAs.

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That shouldn't affect the beer (?) that most of you guys drink. LOL

They might SHOW some hops to most of the domestic beers.
Yeah, but it might affect our Pacific Northwest microbrews, especially the IPAs.

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Yeah, I love the IPAs. Anything really hoppy. I was talking about the Buds and the Millers, etc.
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I just looked closely at your picture for the first time -- I believe that's MY .44 showing at the top of your waders!

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A pistol as fine as that one deserves to get out once in a while.

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I just looked closely at your picture for the first time -- I believe that's MY .44 showing at the top of your waders!

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A pistol as fine as that one deserves to get out once in a while.

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Agreed -- I was just amazed it took me so long to notice it!

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Old 10-04-2006, 11:07 PM   #10
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To hell with the damn gun!! What about the beer??????
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I quit drinking. All I've got left for reckless pleasure are fatty foods, motorcycles and guns.

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Ill give up beer when they pry it from my cold stiff fingers...
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Old 10-05-2006, 09:22 AM   #13
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Please lets take a moment to consider the loss of those hops...they were never given the chance to reach there full potentional....
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Based on an industry official's estimate of the quantity of hops in the warehouse, the loss could amount to $3.5 million to $4 million. The impact on brewers and beer prices was unclear early Tuesday.

Well this is Thursday, think all the breweries have had a chance to figure up how much they will be able to raise their prices to compensate for that???? If the gas companies can do it, they will try it too.......

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Old 10-05-2006, 09:47 AM   #15
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don't you have a pork chop to eat or something. :P
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I'll send you some pork ones...
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To hell with the damn gun!! What about the beer??????
I quit drinking. All I've got left for reckless pleasure are fatty foods, motorcycles and guns.

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Old 10-05-2006, 10:17 PM   #18
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I am heartbroken. I love hops from that area of Washington State. I use my fair share of Chinnok Hops in my homebrews...better stock up.

"Beer is proof that the good Lord loves us...and he wants us all to be happy"
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