Posts tagged "alcohol"

Emily Postmodern: Is it Cool To Bring Booze To A Baby Shower?

Baby showers and alcohol don’t always mix, but sometimes, it’s okay. …

Julianna Rose Dow | October 21, 2015 - 12:00 pm

Do You Want To Try Beard Beer, The Beer That’s Brewed With Beard Yeast?

We do! We kind of don’t, also. …

Megan Reynolds | September 29, 2015 - 4:30 pm

A Girl Had To Get Her Stomach Removed After A Celebratory Birthday Drink

Turning the legal drinking age should be a night for celebration, right? There’s a good chance you will end the night with your head in the toilet, but that’s nothing…

College Candy | September 18, 2015 - 4:15 pm

Great, Even Light Drinking Gives You Cancer

At this point, what doesn’t give you cancer?

Rebecca Vipond Brink | August 19, 2015 - 11:32 am

Soon You’ll Be Able To Get A Cerveza With Your Taco Bell Chalupa

Anyone who was excited when Taco Bell made a taco out of a biscuit will likely be blown away by this news: The fast-food chain will now be serving beer,…

Newser | June 4, 2015 - 4:15 pm

Hey Republicans, Guns Won’t Stop Campus Rape — But Just Not Raping Might Though

In a fun bit of news to make your skin crawl and your vagina clam up tighter than a vise, the gun lobby has found a new way to support…

Beejoli Shah | February 19, 2015 - 9:30 am

Marijuana Users Are Way Less Likely To Get In An Accident Than Alcohol Users

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration released a study comparing the relative driving safety risk of alcohol use and marijuana use, respectively, and it has a few important takeaways, as…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | February 10, 2015 - 10:30 am

Alcohol Is Now Classified As A Weapon In Military Sexual Assault Cases

The military has classified alcohol as a weapon in sexual assault cases. [RawStory]
The American Library Association’s awards are super-diverse. Is #WeNeedDiverseBooks working? [Flavorwire]
Here’s a rundown…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | February 2, 2015 - 6:00 pm

12 Grapefruit Cocktails For Defiant Grapefruit-Obsessives Like Myself

This morning, I went to get my annual physical and while everything checked out fine, my new doc was kind of a party pooper when it came to one of…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | January 9, 2015 - 3:00 pm

The Soapbox: Railing Against AA Does A Disservice To Those Trying To Get Sober

This post was originally published on After Party Chat and republished with permission.

We’ve all got at least one Facebook friend who just can’t stand Alcoholics Anonymous…

Melissa Petro | December 13, 2014 - 12:00 pm

Frisky Rant: University President’s Outdated Views On Alcohol, Chastity & Rape Prevention Aren’t Representative Of Eckerd College

This past week, I’ve been both livid and mortified by the national news coverage of my beloved alma mater Eckerd College, thanks to the following letter from the university president,…

Sarah Kwon | December 1, 2014 - 4:30 pm

15 Boozy Gift Ideas For The Drinkers In Your Life

The holidays are upon us, which means it’s time to start shopping for the perfect gifts to get for your loved ones. As much as I’m sure your dad enjoyed…

Katie Oldenburg | November 21, 2014 - 9:00 am

Why Are We Claiming The “Drunk Girl In Public” Video Is Staged?

The premise of the above “social experiment” video is to see how men would react to a visibly drunk woman in public. Spoiler: Four of five men attempt to take…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | November 12, 2014 - 12:00 pm

BRB, Going To Atlanta: Frozen Pints Offers Pumpkin Ale Ice Cream Made From Craft Beer

Pardon me while I peace out of this joint and hop a flight to Georgia. Just in time for the holidays, an Atlanta-based business called “Frozen Pints,” which creates one-of-a-kind…

Katie Oldenburg | October 28, 2014 - 6:00 pm

Cocktail Hour: Serve A Crowd With Screwdriver Sangria

In preparation for my big move to Brooklyn at the end of the month, I have done a massssssive purge of everything in my apartment that I don’t want but…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | October 23, 2014 - 5:30 pm

Brews To Try: Your Fall 2014 Beer Bucket List

Putting together a list of beers for fall is a true delight, as most breweries tend to put out a number of special releases to celebrate the season. Thanks to…

Ask Men | October 19, 2014 - 3:30 pm

How Cute, Women Drinking Whiskey Like They’re Big Strong Men

I’m not saying I wouldn’t get along with the lady staffers at Buzzfeed, but Buzzfeed clearly does not employ women like my friends, for whom drinking whiskey isn’t this big,…

Rebecca Vipond Brink | October 8, 2014 - 12:30 pm

The Top 10 Percent Of Drinkers Have 10 Drinks A Day

Startling things: The top 10 percent of adult drinkers account for around 60 percent of alcohol sales. They drink 10 drinks a day.
This is according to Philip J.

Rebecca Vipond Brink | October 6, 2014 - 2:30 pm

Forbes’ Frat Douche Bill Frezza Says “The Gravest Threat To Fraternities” Are “Drunk Female Guests”

Fresh off the heels of a fraternity at the University of Wisconsin Milwaukee fielding accusations that they drugged female guests with roofies, someone at actually decided to publish a blog…

Jessica Wakeman | September 24, 2014 - 1:30 pm

Cocktail Hour: Say Goodbye To Summer With A Stripey Shandy

Today is the last day of summer. I know. Where did it go?! I plan on bidding my favorite season goodbye from the roof of my building this evening, watching…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | September 22, 2014 - 5:00 pm
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