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Ten Greatest Alcohol Icons of All Time

The Striding Man All Dressed Up and Somewhere to Go Johnnie Walker Scotch Whisky Johnnie Walker's first foray into print advertising left something to be desired: the...

After Hours

“I've got some booze at my place.” That's how it begins. You're sitting there at last call, ready to stagger away from the bonfire of...

Drunkard Rights Watch: #52

Report Violations to: [email protected] Alcohol-Detecting Shackle All the Rage An ankle bracelet that samples the wearer's perspiration for alcohol content once an hour is being...

Tanked

“That was the best goddamned chicken pot pie I ever ate,” I bellowed, and the cups and plates rattled in the cabinet. My mother-in-law flinched...

No Beer, No Peace

Chicago, circa 1850, was a rough-and-tumble city crouching by the chilly, windy waters of Lake Michigan, a final outpost on the edges of the...

Rip Griffin, Drinking Detective: De-Liver-Ance

Every state in the union has its share of rednecks and crackers. Hillbillies, from South Dakota to South Carolina, have one thing in common: a...

Driven To Drink: The Films of W.C. Fields

“I was in love with a beautiful blonde once. She drove me to drink. It's the one thing I'm indebted to her for.” — W.C....