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18-12-2017, 16:50
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This seems to have become an annual tradition and, like all these apparently fluffy listicle round-ups, does actually serve a purpose.First, it reminds us of things we enjoyed but had forgotten, giving us the pleasure of being tickled by them all over again.
And, secondly, we hope, it will help you find some people worth following who might not already be on your radar.
At any rate, if there’s anything below you particularly like, do give it a retweet. If these folk are anything like us, every RT is like a little pat on the back — the smallest unit of ‘thank you’ known to man.
A Tribute to the Essential Weirdness of Pubs
This guy's next. He's been waiting a long time to get served. pic.twitter.com/dzcWwdtT1J (https://t.co/dzcWwdtT1J)
— Matt Eley (@MatthewEley) October 28, 2017 (https://twitter.com/MatthewEley/status/924339687786938368?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw)

A Tribute to Pass-Agg Pub Signage
don't forget to fuck off pic.twitter.com/bBMZwWCAid (https://t.co/bBMZwWCAid)
— Latke Swigger (@msswiggy) September 30, 2017 (https://twitter.com/msswiggy/status/914191206984376321?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw)

Farmhouse Brewing Encapsulated in One Picture
The Lithuanians are ready for the festival pic.twitter.com/GIk9CRBIRJ (https://t.co/GIk9CRBIRJ)
— Lars Marius Garshol (@larsga) September 29, 2017 (https://twitter.com/larsga/status/913687232149692416?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw)

Make Your Own Refreshing Artisan Beer
I've been getting this beer thing all wrong pic.twitter.com/TH7D2fWuLZ (https://t.co/TH7D2fWuLZ)
— Charlie (@craftybeeress) September 26, 2017 (https://twitter.com/craftybeeress/status/912758640322531328?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw)

A Motto to Live By
If at first you don't succeed, anyone fancy a pint?
— Deserter (@deserterblog) September 21, 2017 (https://twitter.com/deserterblog/status/910890376499748865?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw)

Tipsiness in Literature
Maybe my favourite description of drinking with friends you can have a really good convo with (from A Room Of One's Own by Virginia Woolf) pic.twitter.com/KZXUEuNWp2 (https://t.co/KZXUEuNWp2)
— Gothmütlichkeit (@Shinybiscuit) September 21, 2017 (https://twitter.com/Shinybiscuit/status/910809061951770624?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw)

Quick — to the Craftmobile!
Guys, I've found the most craft vehicle possible- the Naza Citra. How do I tell if it is the DDH version? pic.twitter.com/8MkalDaQWe (https://t.co/8MkalDaQWe)
— PeteBrissenden (@PeteBrissenden) September 19, 2017 (https://twitter.com/PeteBrissenden/status/910113767803035649?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw)

Gosella vs. Mechagosella
This is the best thing ever: Gosella pic.twitter.com/IgM8Da9Svi (https://t.co/IgM8Da9Svi)
— Ron Pattinson (@patto1ro) September 16, 2017 (https://twitter.com/patto1ro/status/909037473451450369?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw)

Where Did You Get That Hat, Where Did you Get That Hat?
Hopefully, these instructions from "The Australian Women's Weekly" from 1979 will help you celebrate "Make A Hat Day." pic.twitter.com/5WAH4kEWCy (https://t.co/5WAH4kEWCy)
— Brookston (@Brookston) September 15, 2017 (https://twitter.com/Brookston/status/908809365850701824?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw)

Beer Quaffing Imps
In late-C16th Essex, accused witch Ursula Kemp had beer-quaffing imps called Tittey (cat), Tiffin (lamb), Piggin (toad), and Jack (cat). https://s.w.org/images/core/emoji/2.3/72x72/1f37a.png pic.twitter.com/sZTifLjjkz (https://t.co/sZTifLjjkz)
— Inner Lives Project (@Inner_Lives) September 11, 2017 (https://twitter.com/Inner_Lives/status/907272778327494658?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw)

Health & Safety
An 1827 publicity stunt at the Bull pub (now Steam Crane) went awry when barman Joseph Kiddle was eaten by a tiger before a horrified crowd. pic.twitter.com/f3npESIdzg (https://t.co/f3npESIdzg)
— Weird Bristol (@WeirdBristol) September 9, 2017 (https://twitter.com/WeirdBristol/status/906556781127720960?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw)

Practical Ideas for Managers
So today I came across a set of ongoing 'notes to self' written over a period of months by the manager of Alexandra Palace, c1880
— Lee Jackson (@VictorianLondon) August 30, 2017 (https://twitter.com/VictorianLondon/status/902998366740783104?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw)

(This is a big thread.)

"Big Strong aviary Macaws flying about. || Bear Pit."
— Lee Jackson (@VictorianLondon) August 30, 2017 (https://twitter.com/VictorianLondon/status/902999953886380032?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw)


"Big collection of Chimpanzees."
— Lee Jackson (@VictorianLondon) August 30, 2017 (https://twitter.com/VictorianLondon/status/903001320436748288?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw)

Noreen
Me & @mrleeangus (https://twitter.com/mrleeangus?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw) walked 40 miles at the weekend, trying pubs that were new to us. Best was Nag's Head, Belgravia. Here's Noreen, the barmaid pic.twitter.com/43O6jf6sJX (https://t.co/43O6jf6sJX)
— TenInchWheels (@teninchwheels) August 29, 2017 (https://twitter.com/teninchwheels/status/902515867786891264?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw)

Sign Of The Times
Asda craft beer tasting paddle pic.twitter.com/frXH1sl3dU (https://t.co/frXH1sl3dU)
— Nathaniel Southwood (@NateDawg27) August 27, 2017 (https://twitter.com/NateDawg27/status/901783468551622658)

Practical Engineering
That shit is real. pic.twitter.com/x0yULjxvlz (https://t.co/x0yULjxvlz)
— Joe Stange (@Thirsty_Pilgrim) August 19, 2017 (https://twitter.com/Thirsty_Pilgrim/status/899027376734052354?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw)

Doctor Who
Tom Baker brought a lot of himself to the character. #DoctorWho (https://twitter.com/hashtag/DoctorWho?src=hash&ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw) pic.twitter.com/4jWt3iMmKI (https://t.co/4jWt3iMmKI)
— Nick (@Nickiquote) August 17, 2017 (https://twitter.com/Nickiquote/status/898278011845345280?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw)


A brewpub and even @CAMRA_Official (https://twitter.com/CAMRA_Official) in #DoctorWho (https://twitter.com/hashtag/DoctorWho?src=hash) (1989). Doctor opts for a glass of water and Ace a lemonade, after a vodka coke is vetoed. pic.twitter.com/EGD8tgxH7X (https://t.co/EGD8tgxH7X)
— Nick (@Nickiquote) August 8, 2017 (https://twitter.com/Nickiquote/status/895026738324881408)

Pub Pullovers
If you've ever wanted pictures of 70s men in jumpers drinking pints i've found the motherload https://t.co/nS68TKuUqC pic.twitter.com/3NMmkUDze2 (https://t.co/3NMmkUDze2)
— iamreddave (@iamreddave) July 17, 2017 (https://twitter.com/iamreddave/status/887004075639922688?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw)

A Pint of Forster’s
You know you spend too much time in bars when you see this and wonder if she's just about to pour from Tap 4 or 7: pic.twitter.com/DnF770mU34 (https://t.co/DnF770mU34)
— DAT (@daisy_turnell) November 17, 2017 (https://twitter.com/daisy_turnell/status/931531648226725888?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw)

The Best Pub Photo of the Year
@BoakandBailey (https://twitter.com/BoakandBailey) took this in the Three Stags Head, Wardlow Mires, Peak District. Note the hare holding a shotgun. #pubphotos (https://twitter.com/hashtag/pubphotos?src=hash) pic.twitter.com/ECAZwI7eQb (https://t.co/ECAZwI7eQb)
— Joe Norton (@JockmcN) January 16, 2017 (https://twitter.com/JockmcN/status/820957536102842368)

The Horror of Women in the Pub
For #InternationalWomensDay (https://twitter.com/hashtag/InternationalWomensDay?src=hash) , please enjoy what was meant to be an anti-suffragette poster but actually looks like the Best Bar Ever pic.twitter.com/FJeAjvnIkt (https://t.co/FJeAjvnIkt)
— Kate Ashwin (@KateDrawsComics) March 8, 2017 (https://twitter.com/KateDrawsComics/status/839428085439217664)

Brewpocalypse Now
Doing a Kickstarter for our dystopian sci-fi. pic.twitter.com/k7bZbJRUbm (https://t.co/k7bZbJRUbm)
— Pilot (@pilotbeeruk) May 16, 2017 (https://twitter.com/pilotbeeruk/status/864377667130466304)

Someone at the BBC Archive is a Beer Geek
#OTD (https://twitter.com/hashtag/OTD?src=hash) 1973: Larry McCoubrey's panegyric to porter was pure pub poetry. Pint of plain, please, publican. pic.twitter.com/Uy38M8GKIX (https://t.co/Uy38M8GKIX)
— BBC Archive (@BBCArchive) May 11, 2017 (https://twitter.com/BBCArchive/status/862669281699475458)

Smooth Operator
Just found this gem in my phone from back in the dating days. pic.twitter.com/PeIP46cevT (https://t.co/PeIP46cevT)
— Amber (@BeerBottleBlond) November 20, 2017 (https://twitter.com/BeerBottleBlond/status/932539064993107968?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw)

Liquid Craft
Just in case you were worried the word "craft" wasn't totally debased, this exists: pic.twitter.com/oP7a0LFzxv (https://t.co/oP7a0LFzxv)
— The Beer Nut (@thebeernut) July 1, 2017 (https://twitter.com/thebeernut/status/881190902043226112)

Pipe Cleaners and PVA Glue
[shoving glitter glue and felt pens back into my bag, visibly upset] ok look all I'm saying is maybe you guys shouldn't have called it a 'craft brewery' because people are gonna get the wrong idea and lemme tell you Karen this has been a big let down
— Gracie Hoos (@cottoncandaddy) December 13, 2017 (https://twitter.com/cottoncandaddy/status/940800353787895815?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw)

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