Daddy-in-Law — When I asked my (future) wife to marry me, I was informed that I had to drink beer (all summer long) with my then future father-in-law or he wouldn’t give her hand away. So that summer, I worked on their farm/ranch and learned to drink/like beer. Best decision I ever made. It’s been 48 lovely years. Sadly, my blushing bride passed away last year, or it would be 49.
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The Beer Institute is a national trade association for the American brewing industry, representing
both large and small brewers, as well as importers and industry suppliers. First founded in 1862 as
the U.S. Brewers Association, the Beer Institute is committed today to the development of sound
public policy and to the values of civic duty and personal responsibility.