Infographic: 24 Things You Didn’t Know About Beer

louisville beer - infographicHere’s a link to a fun infographic by way of Actually, you probably do know a lot of this stuff, but it’s still a fun read.

Among other things, this infographic informs us that cenosillicaphobia is the term for fear of an empty beer glass; beer apparently prevents kidney stones (at the expense of liver damage, but hey); and the first drunken driving incident occurred around 2000 B.C. The punishment, after a drunken charioteer, ran down a vestal virgin of the goddess Hathor? Crucifiction, of course. Which is actually a bit more lenient than today’s U.S. drunken driving laws.

But you won’t believe where they crucified the inebriated chariot driver … just click the graphic to check it out.

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