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Sat, 2 Apr 2011

Giving up sobriety for Lent 2011: week 4

The Church of Greg's School of Experimental Theology has noted that followers of lesser faiths claim to get spiritual benefits from giving up things that their deity disapproves of, such as fun and tasty food. Greg disapproves of being a po-faced teetotal git, so as an experiment this year observant Greggists are giving up sobriety.

Day 17: Mon 28 Mar

UBU, from the
Purity Brewing Company
Day 18: Tue 29 Mar

Shepherd Neame
Master Brew
Day 19: Wed 30 Mar

Weird Swedish Schnapps
Day 20: Thu 31 Mar

Heineken
Day 21: Fri 1 Apr

Pear and strawberry "cider"
Day 22: Sat 2 Apr

Harveys Old Ale

"Bäska Droppar" is Scandiwegian for "moose piss and paraffin cocktail".

Posted at 20:59 by David Cantrell
keywords: drinking | religion
Permalink | 3 Comments

That's not aquavit, that's schnapps.

Posted by ilmari on Thu, 31 Mar 2011 at 23:56:04


Heineken doesn't count!

Repent, and try the Kelpie Ale!

Posted by John on Fri, 1 Apr 2011 at 17:52:08


You receive bonus points for owning anything by Joe Sacco, sufficient to forgive the consumption of Heineken.

Posted by John on Fri, 1 Apr 2011 at 23:43:39


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