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New and Improved Booze: A Look Back at the Wacky Alcohol...

That’s Not What You Said Last Night. Good thing he’s wearing a fishing hat or we’d think they were referring to...well, anyway, it doesn’t matter...

Tough Girls Don’t Cry: An Interview with Niagara

“It’s the men who cry in my paintings.” And it isn't hard to see why they might resort to tears, if not sheer terror. Bearing...

Drunkard of the Issue, August 2004: Richard Cheese

Lounge singers may be a dying breed, but habitués of the form needn't worry: Richard Cheese is willing and more than able to take...

Getting Out of the House

You love your wife dearly, but you need to get out to a bar once in a while for your own good and hers....

Behind the Formica Barricade

30 Questions with Jack Yaghubian II, Master Bartender and author of the Dim Light Bar Guide 1.) What are five things anyone who walks in...

A Kick Head in the Head

The Oasis Grill was the most god-awful depressing place he had ever been, and he’d been in a lot of god-awful depressing places. It...

Alcohol and the Athlete

If you are an athlete, you must not drink. Not ever. Sports and hooch do not mix. So says popular tradition. We’re not talking...

Drunkards of the Issue Aug 04: The Dropkick Murphys

Lead singer Al Barr and guitarist James Lynch share their thoughts and a bottle of Jameson with MDM correspondent Nick Esposito.   Remember your first drink? Al...