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5 O'Clock Somewhere: Societies Change, but the Beer Remains the Same

Roads & Kingdoms | Alexandra Ma | Posted 10.29.2015 | World

I had my beer and my notebook with me. “Back in the day, they killed and confiscated the land from the landlords,” Quan said, referring to the Vie...

15 Things I've Learned Being The Only Sober Person In The Room

SELF | Posted 10.29.2016 | Healthy Living
SELF

Due to an allergy, I have on countless occasions been the only sober person in the entire, bar, house, street, boat, swimming pool... My unique position has afforded me a rare glimpse into the behavioral patterns of the plastered, plowed, tipsy, smashed, buzzed, and otherwise inebriated.

'Blackout' Author Sarah Hepola Talks Women, Alcohol, and Power

Kelley Calkins | Posted 10.28.2016 | Home
Kelley Calkins

In her New York Times bestselling breakout memoir Blackout: Remembering the Things I Drank to Forget, Hepola offers an unflinching look into her own self-destruction, inviting readers to witness her "humiliation buffet" -- and, ultimately, her sober self-realization.

The Dumbest Questions You Can Ask A Bartender

Thrillist | Posted 10.28.2016 | Taste
Thrillist

Some people say there's no such thing as a stupid question, but those people have never been asked about the gluten content of a margarita. Bartenders field questions like this all the time. So sad.

5 O'Clock Somewhere: It Can't Be The End Of The World If Happy Hour Is Still On

Roads & Kingdoms | Alexandra Ma | Posted 10.27.2015 | World

On September 16th an 8.3 magnitude earthquake hit Chile, displacing one million people and killing five. On September 18th, Chileans toasted their Ind...

Six Great American Towns For Hard Cider

Travel + Leisure | Posted 11.16.2016 | Travel
Travel + Leisure

Alex Van BurenThe gold-and-crimson autumnal kaleidoscope is upon us, and so is prime apple-picking season. When you're elbow-deep in apples at the orc...

Why Do You Get Terrible at Drinking as You Get Older?

Thrillist | Posted 10.23.2016 | Healthy Living
Thrillist

Drinking isn't a professional sport (yet). So why should it get so much harder as you age? Why the longer, more brutal hangovers? Why so much pain after only four beers? And is there anything you can do to prolong your career?

How To Turn a Pumpkin Into A Keg

Thrillist | Posted 10.22.2016 | HuffPost Home
Thrillist

While the majority of your peers will be trying their artistic hand at carving jack-o'-lanterns and getting upset when theirs doesn't look like the one in the picture, you'll be enjoying pints of fresh pumpkin ale, poured straight from the admirable pumpkin keg you just made.

5 O'Clock Somewhere: The Best Little Ram Shed In The Karoo

Roads & Kingdoms | Alexandra Ma | Posted 10.20.2015 | World

Even in the middle of hunting season, you’ll want to go easy on the shooters in the Ramstal Bar on the outskirts of Nieu-Bethesda village, deep in t...

Pumpkin Spice Nation

Jesse Lasky | Posted 10.18.2015 | Taste
Jesse Lasky

I was in Trader Joe's recently and there were pumpkin flavored dog treats. Now, I can't speak for my dog (though I have been known on occasion to spea...

10 Things You Didn't Know About Folgers Coffee

The Daily Meal | Posted 10.19.2016 | Taste
The Daily Meal

Photo Credit: Flickr / LWYang / CC BY 4.0 Here's the 411 on one of America's most successful coffee brands. Everyone knows the famous Folgers jingl...

11 Friends We All Have But Hate

Mandatory | Posted 10.14.2016 | Comedy
Mandatory

We all have our crew of friends that we've been tight with forever. And in that group of friends, there are always a couple of dudes who stand out. Fo...

Kids in Crisis: If Drinking Is a Rite of Passage, Conversation Should Be Too

Katherine Du | Posted 10.06.2016 | Teen
Katherine Du

"People think it's a rite of passage that all kids are going to drink and experiment. That may be so, but the risk isn't taken out of it," said Denise Qualey, the Managing Director of Crisis and Clinical Services at Kids in Crisis.

Run and Not Be Weary: Why Mormons Don't Drink

Mette Ivie Harrison | Posted 10.06.2016 | Religion
Mette Ivie Harrison

We Mormons often find ourselves explaining to people why we can't drink alcohol, coffee, or tea and why we don't smoke. It's part of a revelation that the prophet Joseph Smith had called "The Word of Wisdom" which is part of Mormon scripture.

What Happens When You Take Antibiotics With Alcohol?

Thrillist | Posted 09.30.2016 | Healthy Living
Thrillist

By: Lee Breslouer Credit: Shutterstock/Jennifer Bui/Thrillist You know how your doctor's all, "Don't drink while you're on this medication I just p...

A Guide To Drinking Around The World at Disney's Epcot

Visit Florida | Posted 09.28.2016 | Travel
Visit Florida

Think Walt Disney World is just kiddie rides and princesses? Think again. Epcot is home to the World Showcase, which consists of 11 pavilions representing countries from around the world, including Canada, the United Kingdom, France, Morocco, Japan, the United States, Italy, Germany, China, Norway and Mexico.

The Legend of Bud Clever...

Dan Duffy | Posted 09.23.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Dan Duffy

"Sixteen hundred!" Two Saturdays ago, Victor "Bud" Clever found himself at a charity event bidding on a black Labrador. As the the auctioneer barked ...

The Most Underrated Party Schools in America

Thrillist | Posted 09.22.2016 | College
Thrillist

By: Andy Kryza Credit: Shutterstock For proud collegians of a certain stock, the annual debate about which party school parties the hardest is...

Can We Change How We Parent? Unlocking Your Parental Intelligence

Laurie Hollman, Ph.D. | Posted 09.16.2016 | Parents
Laurie Hollman, Ph.D.

Do you ever wonder why your child behaves the way she does? How many times in a single day do you ask yourself, "Why did she do that?"

Great Experiments 3: Drunken Sensory Deprivation in Bars

Dan Miles | Posted 09.15.2016 | Comedy
Dan Miles

Admittedly this scientific endeavor did go downhill shortly after that, especially when one of the staff dared me to try and find the toilet with the eye shield engaged. However I do feel our understanding of the universe was advanced slightly.

My Life Without Vices Can Be Too Real

Jamie Varon | Posted 09.16.2016 | College
Jamie Varon

I suspect that most young people who used their 20s as an opportunity to party and defer Real Life come to a strange moment in their lives when they decide that season is over. I suspect it's as jarring as my experience has been -- to be faced with the monotony of life beyond the rage, the live-out-loud, the 2 a.m. stumbles to a 24-hour diner.

The 16 Best College Bars in America

Thrillist | Posted 09.16.2016 | Taste
Thrillist

By: Kristin Hunt Credit: Shutterstock/Jennifer Bui There are all kinds of things you miss after you leave your college for the real world. The outr...

Drink Up: 5 of the Drunkest Cities in Illinois

Reboot Illinois | Posted 09.10.2016 | Chicago
Reboot Illinois

Chicago is known for its numerous and varied bars, and a lively drinking culture to go along with it. But the rest of Illinois also has its fair share...

The Weird Way Alcohol Makes You Fat

Rodale Wellness | Posted 09.10.2016 | Healthy Living
Rodale Wellness

Here are more nutritionist-approved ways to enjoy your cocktail without derailing your diet:

Is Your Drinking Making You Fat?

Details | Posted 09.09.2016 | Healthy Living
Details

By Jaqueline Burt for DETAILS. (photo: Getty Images) We all know that alcohol is high in calories, but that doesn't really mean we have to give up ...