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Hi beer lovers, and happy Friday! Come in and share a cold one with FNBB.

This week's topic is the price of beer around the world, from travelskills.com

you’ll find your cheapest beer buzz in Poland, Berlin or Prague where a bottle bought at a local store will set you back a little over $1.00 (79-93 euros).

On the other hand, a moment of beerjoyment will set you back significantly more in Tokyo, Zurich or Oslo, where you’ll pay nearly $5.00 (3.03-3.55 euros) per bottle.

The methodology is vague; in some of those places I'll bet locally brewed beer is a lot cheaper than the imported brands which may distort the cost.

Next week I'll talk about my visit to San Jose's newest nanobrewery; now I'd better hurry up and post this. I'm having dinner with a friend and won't have much to say until late. I'm drinking Bass (because it was on special this week). What are you drinking? Who's brewing?

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