St. Louis Angry With Warren Buffett Over InBev Bid

06/26/2008 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

People in St Louis, Missouri, the historic home of Budweiser beer and its maker, Anheuser-Busch, reacted angrily to reports that Warren Buffett, the billionaire investor, is preparing to endorse the sale of the company to Belgian brewer InBev.

Mr Buffett was damned as "a traitor" and "un-American" as tempers in the city remained high, following the unsolicited $46bn (£23bn) offer which would pitch the iconic American beer into foreign ownership.

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