Looks like the bar that maybe had an extremely racist drink is taking a little break

This image was removed due to legal reasons.

Yesterday, word leaked that an Athens, Ga., bar called "General Beauregard's" (named after a Confederate general) was allegedly calling one of their drinks the "N*****ita."

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The bar denied serving such a drink yesterday, but according to a Death And Taxes tipster, the bar shut its doors Tuesday night. He took a picture of the closed bar, and wrote to Death And Taxes:

Taken at approx 9:00. It’s a student bar, not a nightclub, it is not normal for them to be closed on a week night. There’s a brightly lit Urban Outfitters across the street that is reflected in the window.

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Death And Taxes also reports that the bar shut down its Twitter and Facebook accounts.

Quick reminder that a bartender at General Beauregard's once said that taking down their Confederate flags would be "detrimental to our brand."

Michael Rosen is a reporter for Fusion based out of Oakland.

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