26 Questions with Doug Stanhope

1 What are you drinking these days? Let’s just go with this day. Four mimosas and now have switched to whiskey with a tiny splash...
I Drink the World: The Charles H. Baker Jr. Story

I Drink the World: The Charles H. Baker Jr. Story

When asked what he liked to drink, which was often, Charles H. Baker could have replied with great authority: "I Drink the World." Which probably...

The Truncated Drinking Career of America’s Shakespeare: Eugene O’Neill

Before an unfortunate psychoanalytic incident, Eugene O'Neill, commonly considered America's preeminent playwright, was also an eminent drunk. His condition was both hereditary and environmental. Eugene's...

Bout 3: Jack Kerouac Vs. Richard Nixon

Who is the greatest boozer of all time? We've posed that question before. In 2002 we resurrected 16 of the history's hardest-pounding hoochers and squared them...
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Top Drunks: Big Bill Werbeniuk

Some men are born great drinkers, others have great drinking ability thrust upon them. Despite looking like one of Harry Enfield's scousers with his tight...
Keith Moon

Top Drunks: Keith Moon

Wild-eyed and soaked, a naked young man breaks the surface of the swimming pool full of party debris—bottles, pool side chairs and an…er, Cadillac—gasps...

Bout 2: Dr. Hunter S. Thompson Vs. Doc Holliday

Who is the greatest boozer of all time? We've posed that question before. In 2002 we  resurrected 16 of the history's hardest-pounding hoochers and squared...

Bout 1: Andre the Giant Vs. Alexander the Great

Who is the greatest boozer of all time? We've posed that question before. In 2002 we  resurrected 16 of the history's hardest-pounding hoochers and squared...

The Founding Drunkards

Soon after they're born, American's minds are stuffed with interesting and inspirational stories about their nation's Founding Fathers. These men are a large part...