от "six-pack" - так назвыют стандартную, в шесть банок, упаковку дешевого пива, см. рис. (B руке - six-pack, т. е. шестибаночная упаковка пива). Ее (какой-нибудь безвкусный Budweiser или Miller) наш простой малый Джо (Joe - напомним, это генерализованное имя американца - см. JOHN), обычно и выпивает после работы возле своего телевизора.

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