alcohol

The CDC Wants All Women Not On Birth Control To Avoid Alcohol Just In Case They Get Pregnant

Protect your precious baby oven from the ravages of alcohol, ladies.

Megan Reynolds | February 3, 2016 - 4:30 pm

DWI Dismissed – Because Driver’s Body Is A ‘Brewery’

Last year, police in western New York stopped a driver who had been reported “weaving all over” the road. The female motorist had a flat tire and her car was…

Newser | January 3, 2016 - 5:00 pm

7 Tricks To Getting Buzzed On A Budget

A girls’ night out might sound exactly what your sanity needs, but your wallet probably says differently. While all your want is a cocktail to say goodbye to finals and hello…

College Candy | December 26, 2015 - 11:30 am

Get Drunk Off Your Tears At This Workshop, Literally

Once your tears are successfully extracted, the tears are then pasteurized and tinctured in high-proof alcohol.

Bronwyn Isaac | December 7, 2015 - 2:05 pm

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]
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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
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