IJMC This Bud's On Us

                       IJMC - This Bud's On Us

Oi. You ever have one of those days? I mean, I was able to take my psyche 
test in under a half hour, but still, it's been a long day. Thank whoever 
that the weekend is just hours away (ok, so it always is, I can walk to 
Alaska too, I just wouldn't really want to...). Read on, and then have a 
cold one on us.                                                     -dave


Time is never wasted when you're wasted all the time.
       --Catherine Zandonella

Abstainer: a weak person who yields to the temptation of denying himself
a pleasure.
       --Ambrose Bierce

Reality is an illusion that occurs due to the lack of alcohol.

I never drink anything stronger than gin before breakfast.
A woman drove me to drink and I didn't even have the decency to thank
What contemptible scoundrel has stolen the cork to my lunch?
       --W.C. Fields

Beauty lies in the hands of the beerholder.

Sir, if you were my husband, I would poison your drink.
       --Lady Astor to Winston Churchill
Madam, if you were my wife, I would drink it.
       --His reply

If God had intended us to drink beer, He would have given us stomaches.
       --David Daye

Work is the curse of the drinking classes.
       --Oscar Wilde

When I read about the evils of drinking, I gave up reading.
       --Henny Youngman

Life is a waste of time, time is a waste of life,
so get wasted all of the time and have the time of your life.

I'd rather have a bottle in front of me, than a frontal lobotomy.
       --Tom Waits

24 hours in a day, 24 beers in a case. Coincidence?

Beer is good food.

you don't like jail?
naw, they got the wrong kind of bars in there.
       --Charles Bukowski

If you ever reach total enlightenment while drinking beer, I bet it
makes beer shoot out your nose.
       --Deep Thought, Jack Handy

It's better to have beer in hand than gas in tank.

Life is too short to drink cheap beer.

Beer - it's not just for breakfast anymore

Beer: Nature's laxative.

Beer. If you can't taste it, why bother!

One more drink and I'd be under the host.
       --Dorothy Parker

All other nations are drinking Ray Charles beer and we are drinking
Barry Manilow.
       --Dave Barry

When I heated my home with oil, I used an average of 800 gallons a year.
I have found that I can keep comfortably warm for an entire winter with
slightly over half that quantity of beer.
       --Postpetroleum Guzzler, Dave Barry

Without question, the greatest invention in the history of mankind is
beer.  Oh, I grant you that the wheel was also a fine invention, but the
wheel does not go nearly as well with pizza.
       --Dave Barry's Bad Habits, Dave Barry

Not all chemicals are bad. Without chemicals such as hydrogen and
oxygen, for example, there would be no way to make water, a vital
ingredient in beer.
       --Dave Barry

My problem with most athletic challenges is training. I'm lazy and find
that workouts cut into my drinking time.
       --A Wolverine is Eating My Leg

The problem with the world is that everyone is a few drinks behind.
       --Humphrey Bogart

Friends don't let friends drink Light Beer.

If nothing beats a Bud, given the choice, I'd take the nothing...

Draft beer, not people!

Adhere to Schweinheitsgebot. Don't put anything in your beer that a pig
wouldn't eat.
       --David Geary

Why is American beer served cold? So you can tell it from urine.
       --David Moulton

A drink a day keeps the shrink away.
       --Edward Abbey

People who drink light "beer" don't like the taste of beer; they just
like to pee a lot.
       --Capital Brewery, Middleton, WI

Put it back in the horse!
       --H. Allen Smith, an American humorist in the '30s-'50s, after he
         drank his first American beer at a bar.

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