How Does Alcohol Get You Drunk?

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F. Scott Fitzgerald once said, ‘First you take a drink, then the drink takes a drink, and then the drink takes you.’ A lyrical way to put getting drunk. So how does alcohol actually take hold of us? No matter what your poison is, booze all contains the same molecule that messes with your mind: […]

How Does Powdered Alcohol Work?

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DRUNKENESS IS ONLY A PLASTIC POUCH OF POWDER AWAY! THAT’S RIGHT. THE FUTURE IS HERE EVERYBODY. Hey everyone, Laci Green here for DNews! Back in my day, if we wanted to get drunk we had to carry a bottle of booze through the snow, uphill…BOTH WAYS. But now, kids have “Palcohol”. It’s a new and […]

Surviving a Stand-Up Tour Sponsored by an Alcohol Company

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I know you’re armed to the teeth. I’m saying though, what if we flip it and now you have a bandolier of throwing harmonicas. I do. Which you can play them kind of like… Wait you already have those? Well, you can throw them. Yeah. The key is like, here’s a harmonica, see now, if […]

Part 1: What is alcohol and how does it make us drunk?

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All of the different kinds of alcohol we drink are ethanol based. Ethanol, also known as ethyl alcohol, is a clear, volatile liquid that has a pungent, bitter taste. Ethanol is produced by the yeasts that ferment the sugars in fruits and grains. Tiny yeast organisms eat those sugars, and the ethanol is the waste […]

Why alcohol doesn’t come with nutrition facts

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if you go into a grocery store and you buy pretty much anything: a bottle of water, a bag of chips, that thing will have a nutritional label on it if you go buy beer or wine or liquor, it usually doesn’t, and that’s crazy the reason why is kind of complicated so it all […]

What Happens When I Have A Hangover?

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(calm music) – Hey, so have you ever been hungover? Are you hungover now? You don’t have to tell me but today’s episode is all about how hangovers work. Now, we’re all familiar with the symptoms. Even if you don’t drink, you’ve seen TV or film and we know that people have horrible headaches. Some […]

How Alcohol Affects the Brain & Safe Drinking Tips | headspace

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Grog, pissed, shots, tinnies, booze, good times, doing stupid things, dangerous things, thinking that stupid things are funny, parties, mates, fun, isolation, intoxication, getting a little bit too confident, violence, drama, clubbing, getting aggressive, bingeing, making mistakes, spend lots of money, vomiting, headaches, wasted, alcohol, strategies to keep on top of your drinking. – Hey […]

Advice on Avoiding Alcohol | Jordan B Peterson

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any tips on avoiding booze yeah that’s a real tough one well I would say a couple of things um there is a drug with your a binge drinker there is a drug called naltrexone that you can consider and you did nail Trek’s them every day it doesn’t really have any psychological effect on […]

Alcohol – Britain’s Most Harmful Drug | Drugs Map of Britain

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PHONE RINGS Alcohol delivery. You just called us? Is that you trying to work out my alcohol? It’s fucking lovely. Cos alcohol’s my best friend. Do you want to get yourself arrested? Go on, then, arrest me. Do you know how drunk you are? Fuck off. I’m not going to accept that just because you’re […]

The Try Guys Test Drunk Driving

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– [Woman] Sir, have you had anything to drink today? – Nothing. – [Everybody] Eugene. – Wait a second, that’s beer. – [Woman] Sir, sir I definitely think you’re inebriated. – Am I under arrest? – You’re free to drive. – Drive, drive drive, let’s go. – [Everybody] Whoa! – Ned, Ned, Ned! – In […]