Who Invented Diet Soda?

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In order to make a diet soda (at least one people would popularly drink), a sugar substitute was needed. The first such artificial sweetener, saccharin, was discovered by accident. In the late 19th century, Constantin Fahlberg, after a long day working at the lab of the famed chemist Ira Remsen in Baltimore, Maryland, was at […]

Why Coca-Cola Invented Fanta In Nazi Germany

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This is Fanta, one of the most popular soft drinks in the world. It’s easily identifiable by its bright colors and bold advertisements, which often feature a group of diverse people dancing to loud, upbeat music. The brand presents itself as multicultural and fun-loving and lures consumers in with the promise of fresh, bold flavors. […]

10 Famous Actors Who Used Real DRUGS And ALCOHOL In Movies

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Sometimes drugs and alcohol are referred to as “social lubricant”. Meaning that in an awkward situation,it can give us the boost we need to get through it. In the face of something scary, a little liquid courage can make all the difference. Whatever you want to call it, everyone needs a vice. Nobody puts themselves […]

10 Pepsi Drinks That Embarrassed The Company

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Throughout its many years of existence, Pepsi has released dozens of different variants of its classic drinks, including many limited edition flavors and international products. With such a large amount of options, there’s bound to be some drinks that weren’t well received with the public. Here are the Top 10 Pepsi drinks that embarrassed the […]

Alcohol Addiction: My Alcohol Story

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This is Alcohol Mastery, my name’s Kevin O’Hara, and today I want to kick off a few articles and videos about alcohol addiction… So over the next week or two, I wanna do a few articles about the different aspects of alcohol addiction. Exactly what it is… What’s involved in it… Who’s most susceptible… Who’s […]

[True Story] The World Is No Longer About You | Abandoning Alcohol for Allah | Sh. Omar Suleiman

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The World Is No Longer About You (I Abandoned My Alcohol For Allah) – Omar Suleiman Abu Mihjan Ats-Tsaqafi (رضي الله تعالى عنه) was a companion of the Prophet (ﷺ). He was an alcoholic. And subhanallah he even used to write poetry about his khamr. And one of the things in his wasiyyah, in his […]

Truth About Drugs Documentary: Alcohol

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Alcohol probably took 20 years of my life. And you can’t get that back. Alcohol is a drug, which most people don’t think it is, but it actually is. It’s classed as a depressant, meaning, it slows down vital functions in the body. Alcohol is made through the fermentation of fruits and grains. The process […]

Police Seize 138 Bottles Of THC-Infused Beverages From Whitman Home

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DEAD INSIDE THE HOTEL. THE MEDICAL EXAMINER IS AWAITING TOXICOLOGY TESTS TO CONFIRM HOW THEY DIED. POLICE AND WHITMAN SAY THEY SEIZED WELL OVER 100 THC INFUSED DRINKS FROM A MAN’S HOME. HE WAS ARRESTED AFTER HE ALLEGEDLY SOLD THOSE DRINKS TO UNDERCOVER OFFICERS ON THREE OCCASIONS. TIFFANY CHAN IS LIVE AND WHITMAN WITH THE […]

Amy Poehler Reveals A True Story About Rachel Dratch That Inspired Wine Country

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-This was your… directorial debut? -Yes. -You’re on the cover of “Hollywood Reporter.” This is an excellent photo of you. -Thank you. [ Cheers and applause ] -Excellent. -I think it’s excellent ’cause it doesn’t look like me. -It is, but that’s kind of the dream in a photo. -Ah, the dream is for somebody […]

How long does alcohol withdrawal last?

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My name is Kevin O’Hara for Alcohol Mastery and today I’m gonna be asking the question, how long does alcohol withdrawal last? I was listening the other day to a guy called Craig Ferguson. He’s a Scottish comedian and he’s got a program on American TV. He was talking about his alcoholism and how much […]