Three years ago, attorney Frank Barnwell McMaster woke up from the worst hangover in his life. It was not the pain in his brain that floored him, it was his mug shot in the media after he was arrested for his second alcohol-related crime. McMaster, the brother of South......
It's a time honored tradition to sneak alcohol into the movie theater. You think anyone's watching Independence Day: Resurgence sober? Please. Dine-in cinemas like Nitehawk and Alamo have the ability to sell alcohol, but attendees of first run cinemas are stuck with soda and a discreet flask unless a proposal through the Governor's office comes to pass. [ more › ]
I’m very glad Eden Sassoon is sober, especially after she lost her sister, Catya, to an overdose. But is that her only reason for being on The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills? To wave her sobriety flag at Kim and Kyle Richards? In her blog this week, Eden talks about…sobriety. First, she had a conversation with […]
Just over a year ago, Tyler Baltierra’s beloved yet troubled father Butch vowed he’d remain sober and free from legal trouble after completing a long-term prison sentence. But now, the… READ ON
Johnny Manziel says he's focused on football again -- telling TMZ Sports he's training 5 to 6 days a week and sources say he's "dead serious" about a comeback.
Lamar Odom voluntarily checked himself into rehab in December as a proactive move to try to stay sober, according to Us Weekly, and he recently appeared on The Doctors to discuss how life has been since undergoing treatment. During a...Show More Summary
Remembering Martin Luther King surely reminds us of the miles we’ve walked, but it also forces us to admit how many miles ahead there are. It’s sobering to acknowledge how slow and uneven our progress has been, and right now the catastrophic consequences of our lack of progress weighs heavily. Show More Summary
Oxfam's new report on inequality is sobering. And yet, calls to simply redistribute the money of the wealthiest billionaires can't solve the problem. The world needs something much bigger and more challenging.
Alec Baldwin relieved Donald Trump’s sobering press conference — the first in 168 days — on the latest episode of “Saturday Night Live."
Are social pressure, awkward gaps in conversations and a dread of sober dancing weakening your resolve to cut out the booze? Fear not There’s no better time to try and quit booze than in January. Following weeks of festive over-indulgence, at least some of the people around you are also likely to be thinking about cutting down. Show More Summary
A wonderful lifetime in long term-sobriety awaits. Embrace middle age sober. It’s a wonderful place to be.
Is Monster Trucks good? Hell no. Is it bad? It is a disaster. And because it is a disaster, it’s almost kind of fun to watch. Presuming you don’t go out and pay for it and have to find a theater. Also, if you’re an adult? Booze would help. Read more...
I woke up thinking about an assignment I got at the Writers in Paradise Conference three years ago. The assignment was to write a paragraph that began and ended with the words, “the cat died.” We had ten minutes to finish. It was the first time I realized my creativity has limits. Show More Summary
While driving to Mammoth Lakes on U.S. 395 over the years, my family and I have visited the sobering Manzanar National Historic Site, clambered over the smoothish stones at (mostly dry) Fossil Falls, called out film locations in the Alabama Hills ( “ ‘Star Trek’!” “ ‘Gunga Din’!”), toured the historic...
A couple nights ago I watched the PBS documentary Containment, a sobering look at the practicalities and uncertainties of dealing with nuclear waste. The film bounces back and forth between a few places around the world – a nuclear weapon...Show More Summary
by Eli Sanders First up: a week of crazy, and sobering news, including the Jeff Sessions hearings, the alleged Donald Trump piss tape, Meryl Streep-gate, and President Barack Obama’s farewell address. Dan Savage, Rich Smith, and myself...Show More Summary
People don’t like to talk about their struggles with alcohol. It makes them uncomfortable. People get uneasy when speaking about... The post 3 Reasons Why It’s Better to be Sober appeared first on Lifehack. Sobriety has given me a new outlook on life. I find that life is now more fun and more of an adventure than before. Here are reasons why it's better to be sober.
Producer-composer Jeremy Larson teams up with Phox's Monica Martin for the collective's debut full-length, 'Awake and Pretty Much Sober.' Check out the video premiere of their orchestral live session.
As a blogger who is in recovery for alcoholism, I have had the pleasure of getting to know many amazing writers who are seeking to provide hope and information to others. Today I bring you Kelly Fitzgerald of The Adventures of a Sober Señorita who is sharing her story with us here. Show More Summary
Another game night full of tension and drama! From a sober Kim Richards’ return to The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills to Dorit Kemsley hitting on a super sexy Eden… READ ON