A toast to beer (12 images)

For better or for worse, the alcoholic beverage is an indelible component of our culture, consumed by frat boys and presidents alike.
Updated: April 6, 2011 at 12:29 PM
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A fan gives a sip of his beer to a human shrub keeping things green at the 2009 Virgin Music Festival at Deer Lake Park in Burnaby near Vancouver, British Columbia, July 25, 2009. (UPI Photo/Heinz Ruckemann)
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