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Today is National Drink Beer Day!

We’re having a bubbly to celebrate. As always, drink responsibly.

Here are some fun facts about beer courtesy of Facts.net:

Budweiser is the word’s most famous beer, which doesn’t surprise us, because it’s certainly a popular beer!

People drink more than 50 billion gallons of beer every year across the world. Wow!

Beer is the most popular drink in the world.

The oldest beer brewery was created way back in 1040.

The United States has the most popular beer brands.

Japan celebrates its “BeerFes” every year.

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