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Posted: 11/29/2008 3:46:05 AM EDT
Just heard this. Let me know.

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Link Posted: 11/29/2008 3:48:11 AM EDT
Probably.

They are not US owned anymore, so fuck them,and thier shitty-ass beer
Link Posted: 11/29/2008 3:52:46 AM EDT
Not sure how the new ownership will pan out, but up until then they had supported the Olympic Shooting Team for decades. They were not anti-gun in the slightest.
Link Posted: 11/29/2008 4:21:37 AM EDT
I am pretty sure they just make beer (well, if you call fermented corn and rice beer, I do not).
Link Posted: 11/29/2008 4:57:56 AM EDT
Before they were bought by the Belgians, they supported CCW in Missouri IIRC.
Link Posted: 11/29/2008 5:04:47 AM EDT
So to go off on a tangent, which beer companies are STRONGLY pro gun?
Link Posted: 11/29/2008 6:48:26 AM EDT
They used to be strongly pro-gun. I remember them sponsoring an IHMSA International match in Indiana.
Link Posted: 11/29/2008 6:53:10 AM EDT
In the past they strongly supported the hunting and shooting sports. Now that INBEV owns them, who knows?

I imagine one thing will stay the same, Budweiser will still taste like shit.
Link Posted: 11/29/2008 6:56:10 AM EDT
Originally Posted By sharps54:
So to go off on a tangent, which beer companies are STRONGLY pro gun?


If memory serves, Pete Coors is.

Link Posted: 11/29/2008 7:05:12 AM EDT
Originally Posted By tr_1127:
Before they were bought by the Belgians, they supported CCW in Missouri IIRC.


And Browning's aren't even made in Belgium anymore.


Bloody Phlegms

Link Posted: 11/29/2008 7:06:58 AM EDT
[Last Edit: 11/29/2008 7:08:58 AM EDT by CarbineDad]
Originally Posted By mw365:
Originally Posted By sharps54:
So to go off on a tangent, which beer companies are STRONGLY pro gun?


If memory serves, Pete Coors is.




Coors is owned by Molson, Freaking Canadians


Screw Dudley DoRight and his horse

Hockey too

"Blame Canada" and that bitch Anne Murray


ETA: And Miller is South African - wish we got an SA battle pack with every case
Link Posted: 11/29/2008 7:27:44 AM EDT
Drink more SAM ADAMS!!!
Link Posted: 11/29/2008 7:34:09 AM EDT
InBev, the new owners, are strongly anti-gun. They directly spent $400,000 reals (about $200,000) to outlaw civilian gun ownership in their native Brazil, and take strong anti-gun positions around the world.
Link Posted: 11/29/2008 7:40:38 AM EDT
Not sure how they feel about others owning them but I personally know someone who has seen some of the the Busch family hardware.

Of course this source wouldn't know the difference between and MP5 and an UZI so the descriptions are less than ideal, but they were defensive firearms none the less.

Then again Obama wants a full detail with FAs so....
Link Posted: 11/29/2008 8:05:01 AM EDT
Originally Posted By CarbineDad:
Originally Posted By tr_1127:
Before they were bought by the Belgians, they supported CCW in Missouri IIRC.


And Browning's aren't even made in Belgium anymore.


Bloody Phlegms



FAIL.

It's "Miserable Fat Belgian Bastards" whe not refering to them as the "Sprouts".

Link Posted: 11/29/2008 10:03:17 AM EDT
[Last Edit: 11/29/2008 10:37:17 AM EDT by JohnCrighton]
Originally Posted By Nefarius:
Originally Posted By CarbineDad:
Originally Posted By tr_1127:
Before they were bought by the Belgians, they supported CCW in Missouri IIRC.


And Browning's aren't even made in Belgium anymore.


Bloody Phlegms



FAIL.

It's "Miserable Fat Belgian Bastards" whe not refering to them as the "Sprouts".



ROFL - "The Prejudice Show" - classic

"Let's not call them anything. Let's just ignore them."

Link Posted: 11/29/2008 10:11:54 AM EDT
Originally Posted By SBCZILLA:
Probably.

They are not US owned anymore, so fuck them,and thier shitty-ass beer


Their headquarters is still in the US, the beer is still brewed in the US by American workers, it is still delivered to the store by American drivers.

Shut up and drink it, it represents American jobs.
Link Posted: 11/29/2008 10:43:53 AM EDT
I don't know about their stance on guns, but they sure are pushing that "go green" crap.
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