[Ads-l] "We ARE x !"

Dan Goncharoff thegonch at GMAIL.COM
Thu Oct 22 20:37:30 UTC 2015


So that makes you a Ballantine man?

Hipster beer alert: Ballantine is coming back
http://money.cnn.com/2014/08/14/news/ballantine-pabst/

BTW, Ballantine is now promoting a Burton Ale...
http://www.beeradvocate.com/community/threads/pabst-revives-legendary-christmas-brew-ballantine-burton-ale.326515/


DanG

On Thu, Oct 22, 2015 at 4:25 PM, Laurence Horn <laurence.horn at yale.edu>
wrote:

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> The hipsters I know (with zip codes in Williamsburg and the Mission) are =
> into craft beer, predictable as that may be, and not at all into PBR.  =
> But then so are their parents (at least this one); "flavorless", "tastes =
> like ice cold water", and "provides zero enjoyment" sound about right.  =
> Besides, if India Pale Ale weren't expressly designed for linguists it =
> wouldn't be called IPA.
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> > On Oct 22, 2015, at 4:01 PM, Dan Goncharoff <thegonch at GMAIL.COM> =
> wrote:
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> > Unless you're a hipster:
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> > Opinion: How did Pabst Blue Ribbon become a hipster favorite?
> > =
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> > But then
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> > Is PBR still cool? America's hipster beer is slowing down
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> > On Thu, Oct 22, 2015 at 3:57 PM, Laurence Horn =
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> >>> On Oct 22, 2015, at 3:39 PM, W Brewer <brewerwa at GMAIL.COM> wrote:
> >>> =3D20
> >>> Wir sind Pabst!
> >>> When Joseph Aloisius Ratzinger became Pope Benedict XVI, colleague =3D=
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> >> Reinhard
> >>> Duessel told me of that chant from the Heimat. Strikes me as =
> stronger =3D
> >> than
> >>> <Habemus Papam> 'we have a pope': <Wir sind Pabst> lit. 'we are =
> Pope', =3D
> >> as
> >>> if to say, 'we not only HAVE a pope, he's one of US!'  (Different =
> from
> >>> <*Popes R Us>, which might have been an old Italian slogan.)
> >>>    I told Reinhard that <Wir sind Pabst> sounded more like a beer
> >>> commercial. He didn't get it.
> >>> =3D20
> >> Or a cheer at Camp Randall, the rocking home field of Wisconsin =
> Badgers =3D
> >> football.  For some reason I couldn't fathom while I was living in =3D
> >> Madison, PBR was the brew of choice there.  That was over 30 years =
> ago, =3D
> >> though--maybe the chant now is "Wir sind nicht mehr Pabst": =3D20
> >> cf. =3D
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