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Beer Sustains Man Stranded In Snow For 3 Days

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Beer Sustains Man Stranded In Snow For 3 Days

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Beer Sustains Man Stranded In Snow For 3 Days

Beer Sustains Man Stranded In Snow For 3 Days

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A Nome, Alaska, man went on a long drive and got stuck in a snowbank with no provisions — except cans of beer, frozen solid. Rescuers found him alive three days later. He had cut the lids off the beer and eaten the stuff like cans of beans.