Thursday, December 27, 2007

Mexican company launches beer in honor of unofficial drug saint

Here in the USA, we can't even put Santa Claus on a label in some states. You ever get the feeling there's way too many rules here?

Jesus Malverde is considered a Mexican Robin Hood and the patron saint of drug lords.

On Wednesday, he got his own beer.

[Cervecería Minerva] in the western city of Guadalajara began selling the Malverde beer in the northwestern state of Sinaloa, long considered one of the country's main drug strongholds.

Read the whole story at the Arizona Daily Star.

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