Friday is National Beer Lover's Day

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(CNN) - Grab a cold one after work, not only is it Friday but it's National Beer Lover's Day.

Beer is a long-time favorite beverage in the U.S. Researchers say beer brewing might even pre-date our known history.

George Washington had a recipe for beer in his paperwork and William Penn had a special brewing area inside his Pennsylvania Colony.

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