Giving Up Drinking Changed My Life
I’d been using alcohol to treat my anxiety, but it wasn’t helping.
This Is Why Getting Drunk Gives Some People Diarrhea
"I’d expelled about a half-cup of rusty water before my sphincter snapped shut, and I could hobble to the bathroom to finish what I‘d sharted."
What Your Favourite Drink Says About You
From the perspective of a disdainful bartender.
French Official Criticized For Insisting That People Don't Binge Drink Wine
"I've never seen.... a youngster leaving a nightclub drunk because they drank Cotes-du-Rhone.”
Police Underestimated How Many People Will Volunteer to Get Drunk for Free
“WE HAVE HAD AN OVERWHELMING RESPONSE FOR THIS AND AT THIS POINT WE HAVE ENOUGH VOLUNTEERS FOR THIS TRAINING”
Bartenders Tell Us the Worst Stuff They've Done at Work in Six Words
“Wednesday arvo orgy, because of boredom.”
The Tragic Story of the British Student Who Died During a Uni Initiation Ritual
Ed Farmer's untimely death after a pub crawl is not the first time a student has died after some kind of college induction.
Kevin EG Perry
The Man Who Spent a Decade Travelling the World in Search of a Hangover Cure
There is a single remedy that he now swears by.
best of 2015
An Entire Year of Hangover Cures
Teetotaling is the only surefire way to avoid the dreaded morning head-throb, but hindsight is always 20/20, isn't it? You need a hangover cure to face the New Year.
Photos from the Real Life Version of 'The Beach'
Photographer Rebecca Rütten discovered a hidden backpacker's paradise—only this one has less heavily armed pot farmers and more pigs on the beach.
Rebecca Rütten, Words: Lukas Kammer
What It's Really Like to Stay Sober in College
"I find alcohol existentially terrifying.”
How to Get in Shape Without Cutting Out Alcohol
No, you don't have to give up drinking entirely to burn fat.