Blog: Chris MercerAustralia's ex-PM sinks a beer "for the country"

Chris Mercer | 6 January 2012

Australia's ex-prime minister, Bob Hawke, shows how it's done. 

Challenged to down a beer "for the country" at the cricket this week, Hawke took the full pint in his stride and polished it off as if merely signing an autograph.

Only in Australia.

 


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