Drinking beer: sinful. Beating someone unconscious for carrying beer bottles: pleasing to Allah. Sharia Alert from Turkey: "Attackers beat up man carrying beer bottles," from the Hürriyet Daily News, September 1 (thanks to The Religion of Peace):
A man was attacked and beaten in Bolu while he was shopping for bread, allegedly because he was carrying beer bottles, Doğan news agency has reported.
Two unidentified suspects attacked 59-year-old Mehmet Ak in a supermarket while he was shopping, asking him why he was buying bread while holding beer bottles in his hand. The attackers fled the scene after Ak collapsed, unconscious.
Ak remains hospitalized.