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Iceland’s State Alcohol and Tobacco Company Refuses To Sell Motörhead’s Wine

Posted by on February 13, 2012

Who doesn’t love Lemmy and Motörhead? Well, apparently the State Alcohol and Tobacco Company, which has a monopoly in sales of alcohol in Iceland. The company, known as ÁTVR, has refused to sell a Motörhead-themed Shiraz wine. According to IceNews, their reasoning is that the band’s name is a “nod to amphetamine abuse” and that […]

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