Election 2012 Beers

Discussion in 'Beer Talk' started by draheim, Nov 5, 2012.

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  1. stayclean

    stayclean Initiate (0) Mar 17, 2012 Wisconsin

    I have some Seroquel and Klonopin if you need them. Sounds like you might after those two posts in a row. :wink:
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  2. DanK4

    DanK4 Initiate (0) Jan 17, 2012 Maine

    Well, just voted and since it is Portland Beer Week- I am off to drink the fuck out of some Oxbow at Taco Escobar. Probably a Lag or two as well since somehow during PBW Lagunitas is being showcased (not complaining at all). Then it'll be back home to fold the ridiculous amount of laundry I just did, drink a Brooklyn BCS and A Backwoods Bastard and wait for the votes to roll in. Either way I have to work tomorrow.
  3. bifrost17

    bifrost17 Initiate (0) Dec 16, 2011 Washington

    Yeah IBA is an awesome beer, but hopefully both are on tap.
  4. grantcty

    grantcty Initiate (92) Feb 17, 2008 Minnesota

    Think I'm going to have a 2008 and 2012 BCBS
  5. patpbr

    patpbr Initiate (0) May 25, 2005 Ohio

    Brew Free or Die IPA. It seemed appropriate to have some founding fathers by my side.
  6. rfbenavi80

    rfbenavi80 Initiate (0) Mar 15, 2010 Missouri

  7. 3rdto1st

    3rdto1st Aspirant (214) Dec 1, 2011 California

    If this election goes the way I fear it's going, I will be hoarding my cellar in hopes that rare beers can be used as currency when the dollar collapses.
  8. leftyhyzer

    leftyhyzer Initiate (169) Jul 10, 2012 Indiana
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    Ba B9k
    Ba 4d...
  9. mobius387

    mobius387 Disciple (345) Dec 5, 2010 New Hampshire
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    Bells TOGT11

    On deck, odell ipa
  10. GetTheYayo

    GetTheYayo Devotee (458) Aug 26, 2012 Pennsylvania
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    Sitting in my recliner flipping back and forth between MSNBC and Fox News, refreshing Drudge Report every five minutes, and drinking a Southern Tier Mokah out of my oversized tulip. Got an FBS in the fridge for later (08-06-12 bottle date).
  11. fvernon

    fvernon Initiate (0) Mar 1, 2010 Wisconsin

    i decided to open up a bottle of ninja vs. unicorn
  12. BeerKangaroo

    BeerKangaroo Initiate (0) May 30, 2011 Alaska

    just stickin' to my Michigan brews since the guy I voted for was born there.
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  13. kingofhop

    kingofhop Initiate (0) May 9, 2010 Oklahoma

    Pabst Blue Ribbon 16 oz tallboys. It's a tradition I've held every election night since Lincoln/Douglas.
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  14. timc100

    timc100 Disciple (378) Aug 13, 2012 Illinois
    Beer Trader

    Trader Joe's 2010 - 2012 vintages with the ol' man. Just cracked em' all - 2010 is tasting real nice, 2011 needs much more time, 2012 is off on the right foot. Cheers all
  15. 3rdto1st

    3rdto1st Aspirant (214) Dec 1, 2011 California


    On the left what i drink if my candidate wins, on the right if he loses. Either way, I'm gettin silly tonight. :wink:
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  16. RichardMNixon

    RichardMNixon Zealot (515) Jun 24, 2012 Pennsylvania
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    Some Damnation to start the evening followed by Flying Dog International Arms Race to celebrate my native state and how damned our international warmongering is no matter who wins.
  17. beertunes

    beertunes Poo-Bah (5,039) Sep 24, 2007 Washington
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    To celebrate American Election Day, a song from a Canadian friend:
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  18. omniscientcause

    omniscientcause Initiate (0) Jun 4, 2010 District of Columbia

    drinking a pint of maine beer co mean old tom
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  19. Atlas1977

    Atlas1977 Initiate (35) Nov 27, 2010 Illinois

    I am tearing into 2009 Dark Lord and Veuve Clicquot if my guy wins.
  20. draheim

    draheim Poo-Bah (2,431) Sep 18, 2010 Washington
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  21. J2L

    J2L Initiate (0) Oct 14, 2012 Ohio

    I'm so impressed that BA hasn't devolved into a half-witted political debate.
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  22. VncentLIFE

    VncentLIFE Meyvn (1,417) Feb 16, 2011 North Carolina
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    Gulden Draak 9000
    I had to have a Backwoods Bastard since thats what Ill want to be after either candidate wins.

    I cant stand the red at all. The Blauw is awesome.
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  23. SnowFlowMfg

    SnowFlowMfg Initiate (0) Dec 13, 2011 California

    double bastard, racer x, roquefort 8, and a cigar
  24. draheim

    draheim Poo-Bah (2,431) Sep 18, 2010 Washington
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    I'm just pleased that the Bros let this thread run its course. But yes, for the most part it has stayed on topic.
    Let's see what happens if/when a winner is projected...
  25. 3rdto1st

    3rdto1st Aspirant (214) Dec 1, 2011 California

    Did you know it's illegal to ask for photo ID when voting in CA? How many illegals do you think are voting here? I just can't comprehend.
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  26. aurorabeerealis

    aurorabeerealis Initiate (159) Jun 9, 2010 California
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    Not only hilarious, but unfortunately so true.
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  27. Dools9

    Dools9 Zealot (518) Jul 5, 2011 Massachusetts

  28. gtermi

    gtermi Meyvn (1,214) Apr 21, 2010 Texas

    I think I might crack open a Lucky Bastard tonight too!
  29. aurorabeerealis

    aurorabeerealis Initiate (159) Jun 9, 2010 California
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    How bout an Arrogant Bastard?
  30. tcman128

    tcman128 Initiate (46) Sep 2, 2012 Illinois
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    750ml of 15.5% Fruet.....by myself

    Gonna have me some fun, regardless of the election outcome
  31. jzeilinger

    jzeilinger Poo-Bah (5,415) Dec 4, 2004 Pennsylvania
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  32. calcnerd

    calcnerd Zealot (577) Oct 26, 2009 Pennsylvania
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    Drinking a couple 2012 BCBS. I'll either go to bed buzzed and happy or buzzed an unhappy.
  33. ComRock12

    ComRock12 Initiate (0) Sep 28, 2010 Massachusetts

    Drinking some Collaboration not Litigation batch #6
  34. stayclean

    stayclean Initiate (0) Mar 17, 2012 Wisconsin

    Because racism, xenophobia, and gut feelings are more important than "facts".
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  35. FATC1TY

    FATC1TY Moderator (1,242) Feb 12, 2012 Georgia
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    I've never heard of this, and I live in GA..

    I bought beer today too, and had a few beers at lunch before I voted early last week.
  36. dsal89

    dsal89 Disciple (331) Jul 6, 2008 Indiana
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    look at this guy...

  37. ValleyOfTheSuds

    ValleyOfTheSuds Initiate (0) Oct 19, 2012 Arizona

    Had a few pints of Four Peaks Hop Knot while watching coverage. Thinking I'll be celebrating with something when I get home. Maybe an FBS or Stone Mint Chocolate Imperial Stout. Either way, it's going to be dark. :wink:

  38. GetTheYayo

    GetTheYayo Devotee (458) Aug 26, 2012 Pennsylvania
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    Right...because requiring identification to cast a vote is racist. :rolls eyes:

    The idea of a universal right to vote is a uniquely modern and abstract concept, America (thankfully) guarantees all of its legitimate citizens a vote, and as such obtaining such proof really isn't that difficult. If anything, voter ID laws are an inconvenience and not voter suppression, and the people that believe in the American process will follow the requisite processes in order to obtain the necessary credentials to vote. No one ever said that exercising your "rights" is easy, and if they truly believe in in the American electoral system they will endure the terrible inconvenience of finding an hour or two out of the 8760 hours provided to them in a calendar year to suck it up and obtain said necessary credentials.

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  39. stayclean

    stayclean Initiate (0) Mar 17, 2012 Wisconsin

    Right, because voter fraud is so widespread, and so many of those darn illegals are voting. ::rolls eyes::

    That was fun!
  40. Dools9

    Dools9 Zealot (518) Jul 5, 2011 Massachusetts

    Agreed. You need an id to cash a check and rent a book from a library for Christ sake.
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