What does your BA avatar mean?

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  1. IckyT2012

    IckyT2012 Champion (825) Oct 13, 2014 Florida

    I love beer so much, I would stick my balls in a microwave to get a license to buy it... if that's what it takes.
  2. BullDoza

    BullDoza Initiate (194) Apr 12, 2014 Texas

    It means I have two bottles of Jaguar Shark, and I'm damn happy about it. @PinthousePizza threw a hell of a bottle release!
  3. beertunes

    beertunes Poo-Bah (7,544) Sep 24, 2007 Kiribati
    Society Trader

    Well, since I change avatars more frequently than I change socks, I'll update. This is a picture of Maynard Troyer driving the last Pinto-bodied asphalt modified he drove, pictured at the Big O, Oswego (NY) Speedway. The following year the majority of cars in this class had bodies based on the first generation Chevy Cavaliers. Such as the Wilsberg 5, based on Long Island, and driven in a dominating fashion during the 1982 season by Greg Sacks: http://i12.photobucket.com/albums/a240/thebullfather/used/Greg_Sacks5_1981.jpg
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  4. DabblinWiscCraft

    DabblinWiscCraft Zealot (521) Jul 5, 2011 Wisconsin

    Mine is the painting by Minnesota artist Gregory Euclide that was used as the cover for Bon Iver's second album. This image captures a lot of what I love about where I live in Wisconsin--looks like a pretty good fishing spot...
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  5. MA_hops

    MA_hops Aspirant (295) May 18, 2015 Vermont

    Mine is the next President of the U.S.A holding a can of Heady Topper

  6. Cheesy_Hop_Pun_Number7842

    Cheesy_Hop_Pun_Number7842 Initiate (0) Jul 4, 2015 Arkansas

    My avatar is a photo I took on a rainy January evening of the Belgian bar, A la Mort Subite. The name itself is named after a high stakes "sudden death" game played by workers. Located in central Brussels, it's a solid bar / brewery. They brew their own lambics and have a respectable beer list. (Who doesn't in Belgium?) Their appetizer of cheese and meat is solid and comes with an interesting addition, celery salt to add to it. It actually is quite a nice condiment! Anyway, it's a cool place to grab a snack in Brussels, though I'd say head over the La Rose Blanché on the square for dinner : )
  7. turbotype

    turbotype Disciple (300) Nov 5, 2013 California

    Buick Grand National "turbo 6" logo. The logo is used to represent the Buick turbo Regals of mid 1980's.

    I was born and raised as a car kid/guy. A turbo Regal was my first "fast" car. It's been 28 years since the last turbo Regal left the assembly line, and they still turn heads and win at the drag strip.

    Buick PRIDE! :grinning:

  8. MortarPestle

    MortarPestle Zealot (527) Dec 7, 2008 Indiana

    I recently changed mine to honor my father-in-law who passed away recently. It is a caricature of himself he created for a graphics design business he had hoped to open. I have incorporated it into my homebrew logo as well.
  9. BryanP

    BryanP Initiate (0) Oct 21, 2013 North Carolina

    I'm thirsty
  10. boilermakerbrew

    boilermakerbrew Meyvn (1,266) Aug 13, 2010 Indiana

    Purdue alumnus, helped to found our baseball club team.
  11. FrankL66

    FrankL66 Initiate (89) Oct 9, 2012 Connecticut

    Support your local Breweries!!! Logo is from the http://ctbeertrail.net/ which promotes the local craft beer scene!
  12. johnjohnbeer

    johnjohnbeer Initiate (160) Oct 27, 2012 Ohio

    Shout out to the greatest/most epic band the world has ever known.
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  13. Crim122

    Crim122 Aspirant (238) Aug 4, 2014 North Carolina

    I'm a big Spurs fan and Tim Duncan makes the best "I didnt foul" faces.
  14. nmyers462000

    nmyers462000 Initiate (115) Oct 1, 2013 Florida

    Mine represents the desire of man to live a simple life where great beer and sandy beaches are bountiful. And where if you believe that, then I think you need your head checked. HAHA I had a bottle of Huna at the beach and took a picture... end of story.
  15. zeff80

    zeff80 Poo-Bah (12,201) Feb 6, 2006 Missouri

    It's Logboat Brewing company. My hometown brewery.
  16. jdaddy

    jdaddy Initiate (0) Nov 19, 2010 Pennsylvania

    Pretty sure I saw Chuck playing with some band in Chicago last night but then again I was kind of out of it.

    Let Chuck Sing!
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  17. dundeestalacerveza

    dundeestalacerveza Initiate (0) Jul 2, 2015 Michigan

    #Seems like everything and everyone is preceded by a hash tag nowadays.
    I really Hate that.
    I mean it's used in sentences like it belongs. Damned hipsters.
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  18. dundeestalacerveza

    dundeestalacerveza Initiate (0) Jul 2, 2015 Michigan

    Kyuss is the shizzle!!!!!!
    I likes me some kyuss. Well played my friend, well played.
  19. bacher468

    bacher468 Devotee (492) Mar 1, 2007 Pennsylvania

    Mine means llama toothpaste commercial.
  20. CobraCommander9000

    CobraCommander9000 Initiate (0) Jun 30, 2015 Texas

  21. Bocajoe

    Bocajoe Initiate (0) Apr 29, 2012 Pennsylvania

    I walked into a German beer hall in Brooklyn, called "Der Schwartze Kolner," and I was blown away by the tap selection. I hadn't had much exposure to German beer at the time, so I was immediately grabbed by that row of taps. I took a picture of it, saved it, and it seemed wholly appropriate. As I recall, I tried to work my way down the line, but I didn't make it past the half way point. The bar has a new name, but it is still a German beer hall. It's not too far from the Barclay's Center.
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  22. dymmig89

    dymmig89 Aspirant (230) Jul 11, 2011 New Jersey

    I like comics, and usually enjoy a good villan.
  23. drocpsu

    drocpsu Initiate (184) Dec 25, 2006 New Hampshire

    mine's pretty straightforward. Its my favorite beer.
  24. corbmoster

    corbmoster Initiate (191) Dec 15, 2014 Texas

    <-- 'Murica!
  25. EricLiPuma

    EricLiPuma Initiate (0) Nov 12, 2014 New Jersey

    Mines a little cartoon i came up with
  26. IPreferPotButBeerIsGood

    IPreferPotButBeerIsGood Initiate (0) Jul 3, 2015 Ohio

    I have a beautiful pit bull (Not pictured) and I love old fashioned stuff and cigars. I also really love pit bulls and other such bully breeds. Raise an ambassador, not an attacker.
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  27. IPreferPotButBeerIsGood

    IPreferPotButBeerIsGood Initiate (0) Jul 3, 2015 Ohio

    I dig it. Any idea where I could get my hands on some?
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  28. DrippingI

    DrippingI Initiate (188) Apr 12, 2012 Indiana

    A picture of Jason Oliver from the band Infester. Who wouldn't love the pic?

  29. DegenErik

    DegenErik Initiate (0) Apr 9, 2014 Serbia

    Wow! There are some here that are really great. Good ones you guys. Mine represents my Muay Thai club that I'm fighting for. Respect.
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  30. PorterPro125

    PorterPro125 Champion (851) Jan 19, 2013 Canada

    I got mine at a poster sale at the University in my city but i'm sure you could find them without any issue online.

    A Google search of "Vintage Guinness Posters" yields plenty of results.
  31. jbwimer

    jbwimer Devotee (464) Jun 13, 2013 Kansas

    I'm from Pittsburgh and, until last month, was living in the Lawrenceville neighborhood. Did a trade with a guy for a bunch of Bissell Bros Substance and Swish. Went out to my car one day, looked up, and for the first time notice that "Bissell Way" was right behind my apartment. I ran inside, grabbed a can of each beer, snapped the picture, posted it to Instagram, and tagged Peter Bissell. He approved.
  32. WickedSluggy

    WickedSluggy Disciple (374) Nov 21, 2008 Texas

  33. Mebuzzard

    Mebuzzard Poo-Bah (3,899) May 19, 2005 Colorado
    Society Trader

    Just me, drinking a beer
  34. apatrick17

    apatrick17 Initiate (89) Apr 24, 2011 Connecticut

    Eric Clapton
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  35. Megala8000

    Megala8000 Initiate (0) Jul 10, 2014 California

    Representin the Celtics in Laker Land (it's a tough life lol)
  36. VincentFrey

    VincentFrey Aspirant (223) Jul 30, 2011 Maryland

    It's a painting by Leon Golub called "Fuck Death". It was his reaction to terrorist action; I've appropriated it to mean any unnecessary (read unchosen) loss of mortality.
  37. BeerVikingSailor

    BeerVikingSailor Champion (895) Nov 19, 2009 Ohio

    I am a Viking Sailor, and love beer....duh
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  38. Chuck_IPA_Mathus

    Chuck_IPA_Mathus Aspirant (242) Oct 29, 2013 Massachusetts

  39. FoamInnovation

    FoamInnovation Initiate (0) Nov 12, 2013 Washington

    Had Kwak for the first time at a Czech/German restaurant in Boerne, TX, on tap no less.
    Absolutely entranced by this incredible beer. Wish it was available on tap somewhere up where I live now on the Olympic Peninsula.
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  40. Yargamo

    Yargamo Initiate (0) Jun 9, 2015 New York

    Benjamin Peret, poet

    Why wander about between two hedges made of stair-rails while the ladders become soft
    as new-born babes
    as zouaves who lose their homeland with their shoes
    Why raise one's arms towards the sky since the sky
    has drowned itself without rhyme or reason
    to pass the time and make its moustaches grow
    Why does my eye sit down before going to bed
    because saddles are making donkeys sore
    and pencils break in the most unpredictable fashion
    the whole time
    except on stormy days
    when they break into zigzags
    and snowy days
    when they tear their sweaters to pieces
    But the spectacles the old tarnished spectacles
    sing songs while gathering grass for cats
    The cats follow the procession
    carrying flags
    flags and ensigns
    The fish's tail crossing a beating heart
    the throat regularly rising and falling to imitate the sea surrounding it
    and the fish revolving about a ventilator
    There are also hands
    long white hands with nails of fresh greenery
    and finger-joints of dew
    swaying eyelashes looking at butterflies
    saddened because the day made a mistake on the stairs
    There are also sexes fresh as running water
    which leap up and down in the valley
    because they are touched by the sun
    They have no beards but they have clear eyes
    and they chase dragonflies
    without caring what people will say
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