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Doug I.
(idester) - MLife

Locale: MidAtlantic
How beer gave us civilization on 03/27/2013 09:15:27 MDT Print View

Makes sense to me....

http://www.nytimes.com/2013/03/17/opinion/sunday/how-beer-gave-us-civilization.html

Stephen Barber
(grampa) - MLife

Locale: SoCal
beer on 03/27/2013 15:07:45 MDT Print View

" As the ever rational Ben Franklin supposedly said, “Beer is living proof that God loves us and wants us to be happy.”


Beer not only gives us civilization, but theology as well!!! ;)

Daryl Daryl
(lyrad1) - MLife

Locale: Pacific Northwest, USA, Earth
Re: How beer gave us civilization on 03/30/2013 17:06:47 MDT Print View

I'll drink to that.

Hey, I didn't know this forum existed and certainly didn't know it was right next door to Chaff. How convenient.

Mary D
(hikinggranny) - MLife

Locale: Gateway to Columbia River Gorge
How beer gave us civilization on 03/30/2013 18:58:11 MDT Print View

As a Lutheran, I have to say Amen to that!

Katie Luther was renowned for her home brew, so we Lutherans have always considered beer "our" beverage, even though we don't serve it in church.