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    The Mayflower landed at Plymouth Rock because it ran out of beer

    The Mayflower colonists decided to settle at Plymouth because they were running low on beer.

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    The Straight Dope: Did the Pilgrims land on Plymouth Rock because they ran out of beer?


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    Re: The Mayflower landed at Plymouth Rock because it ran out of beer

    I think I have finally uncovered the mystery of my ancestor's arrival to America.



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    Re: The Mayflower landed at Plymouth Rock because it ran out of beer

    Oh, heck, yeah!

    I'd stop for beer, too.


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    Re: The Mayflower landed at Plymouth Rock because it ran out of beer

    Quote Originally Posted by Phaedrus View Post
    Oh, heck, yeah!

    I'd stop for beer, too.
    I can just see you taking your "date" the Huey out to get a drink...


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    Re: The Mayflower landed at Plymouth Rock because it ran out of beer

    Old news. I think I learned this from some movie long ago...

    Boring...



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