Poor, poor Kourt. Kourtney Kardashian's long time baby daddy Scott Disick has had a pretty awful week, to put it mildly. With cheating and alcohol abuse allegations flying around, Disick has been seen with ex-girlfriend Chloe Bartoli, and away from Kourt and the kids. [ Related: Four Signs Scott And Kourt Were Already Done! ] Now, reports are coming [...]
The nearest good Korean BBQ restaurant is over an hour drive away, simply too far when the best accompaniment to Korean BBQ is several super-cold OB beer alternating with sips of chilled soju (Korean rice alcohol, like Japanese sake). That's...Show More Summary
Lisa Sue Woititz, coauthor of Unwelcome Inheritance. Topic: Break your family’s cycle of addictive behavior. Issues: How alcoholism and addiction affect the whole person; characteristics of adult children of addicts; codependency and...Show More Summary
Getty Images By Krystal Steinmetz Although beer consumption has slipped in the United States, many Americans still enjoy cracking open a cold brew or two. The share of Americans' total alcohol intake from beer dropped by nearly 10 percent from 2003 to 2013, while the popularity of wine and spirits has grown, according to 24/7 Wall St. Show More Summary
Post by Jenny Erikson. It's been four years since we lost Amy Winehouse at the tragically young age of 27 to alcohol poisoning. The troubled star with the magical voice struggled for years with drug addiction, and with director AsifShow More Summary
This mint tin backpacking stove can use a variety of fuels, from denatured alcohol and commercial solid fuel tabs to gathered sticks and wood. It provides lots of flexibility for less than 100 grams (3 1/4 oz). This type of stove is intended primarily for boiling 1-2 cups of water. Show More Summary
For the first time, researchers have uncovered a link between eye color and alcohol dependence, finding people with light-colored eyes may be more likely to become alcoholics.
In explaining the United States to non-Americans, the quirky online comic website The Oatmeal notes that the Fourth of July is the day we celebrate our independence through alcoholism, concussive explosions and by scaring the crap out of our pets. Show More Summary
There was reportedly no criminal intent to the fire at an historic black church overnight Tuesday in Greeleyville South Carolina. According to local investigators along with the the Federal Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms, the blaze at Mt. Zion AME Church must have been sparked by 'natural causes', according to reporting by NBC News.
"'The years come and go,' Mr. Sanders wrote, in all apparent seriousness. 'Suicide, nervous breakdown, cancer, sexual deadness, heart attack, alcoholism, senility at 50. Slow death, fast death. DEATH.'"From a NYT article — linked today at Drudge — titled "Bernie Sanders’s Revolutionary Roots Were Nurtured in ’60s Vermont." I love the photo. Show More Summary
Perfume PosseOn Holiday It’s the 4th of July weekend here in the US, which means we celebrate our independence by eating way too many hot dogs and perhaps an alcoholic libation or 12. Whether you’re in the States or not, I hope you all have a lovely weekend.. Image: Wikipedia Perfume PosseOn Holiday
Before she won six Grammys (including a trio for her massive breakout hit "Rehab"), before she descended into a morass of addiction and public humiliation, before she died of alcohol poisoning at age 27, bravura British songwriter and vocalist Amy Winehouse was simply a young woman with an extraordinary...
Researchers found that eye color and alcohol dependency share the same genes.
The 4th of July is almost upon us and in case your non-American friends don’t exactly understand why it’s so important to you, you might as well tell them that it stands for “the day we celebrate our independence through alcoholism,Show More Summary
At the same time that they cast her to the margins of society, Victorian England was obsessed with the "fallen woman," who had lost her virtue to sex, alcohol, or some other vice.
Luckily, I have a job where people send me weird alcohol, though it can be hard to justify a post for each bottle. Continue reading
Two Ultra Hal chatbots by Zabaware having a conversation in a 2011 video quickly devolve into a strangely sexual place that’s also obsessed with alcohol consumption. As Zabaware notes, Ultra Hal learns from conversations with other people as well as Twitter–though neither method seems to make for the best teachers. Zabaware’s Ultra Hal is an […]
The Bloody Mary is the only universally accepted vehicle for drinking hard alcohol in the morning. As such, we hold it dear to our hearts. But it’s too often turned into a mockery of a cocktail, kicked up too many notches with obscene amounts of horseradish, pepper, and tabasco. Show More Summary
The autobiographical lyrics of Amy Winehouse’s biggest hit, “Rehab,” are downright chilling in the wake of her 2011 death by alcohol poisoning. At the time of its release in late 2006, Winehouse wasn’t a big star in America, but by vividly celebrating her vices in song, Amy quickly became one of pop’s tortured greats. Show More Summary