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Minnesota man competes for world beer-pouring title

Sean Besser Hank recently won the title of the United States' best beer pourer. WCCO reports that the St. Paul native will travel to South America this weekend to compete for the title of world's best beer dispenser.
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With Minnesota desperate for sporting accolades and athletes to believe in as of late, Sean Besser Hank stands as the state's most recent chance to claim a world champion.

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