Forties are beers that either come in 40 ounce bottles or cost around $40.
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beer on the show:
Pliney the Elder from Russian River
Firestone Walker Parabala
Mikeller Beer Geek Brunch Weasel
the Lost Abbey Serpents Stout
the homework is beer but it takes your money to fund the research required to find the next topic.