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Residents of the Mexican city of Gomez Palacio rushed to the scene after a truck carrying beer cans collided with a train at a railway crossing.

According to local media reports no-one was hurt or killed in the crash, but the accident did cause severe traffic jams. Although it is not clear whether the congestion was as a result of the crash or the looting that followed.

As well as grabbing cans that were strewn on the road the locals climbed onto the truck to claim even more beer. Plastic bags, rucksacks and even tricycles were used to carry away the cans.

 

Last week we published a famous quote from Madame Lily Bollinger, and that got us thinking about our favourite alcohol-related lines.

Lily Bollinger was asked how much she enjoyed her own product, to which she replied: “I drink it when I’m happy and when I’m sad. Sometimes I drink it when I’m alone. When I have company I consider it obligatory. I trifle with it if I’m not hungry and drink it when I am. Otherwise I never touch – unless I’m thirsty.”

Of course Lily is not the only person from a Champagne house to be attributed to a famous quote: When he first tasted his newly created Champagne, Dom Pierre Pérignon is quoted as saying: “Come quickly. I’m tasting the stars.”

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Sunday night saw the 47th Superbowl take place at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome in New Orleans.

The Baltimore Ravens beat the San Francisco 49ers by 34-31 in a thrilling climax to the American Football season.

The commercials that are televised during the match have almost become as famous as the game itself and Sunday night’s match saw a new batch of adverts released.

As the official beer partner AB InBev is the only company to advertise beer during the Superbowl, but Budweiser, Beck’s and Bud Light all featured and here’s a look at some of the adverts that were aired this year.

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This could or could not be you!

This could or could not be you!

 

hangover [ˈhæŋˌəʊvə]
n
1. (Medicine / Pathology) the delayed aftereffects of drinking too much alcohol in a relatively short period of time, characterized by headache and sometimes nausea and dizziness

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