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Lynda Freeman | Posted 11.16.2015 | Good News
Lynda Freeman

The coming Thanksgiving holiday is a time of family, friendship and love. Here is a rather unique story of one special friendship. When I was y...

Notes From a Dive Bar XXXXIII -- Straight Bends

Alan Black | Posted 11.01.2015 | San Francisco
Alan Black

Bobby, on meds, says he can't think straight. Have you tried curved thinking, I say. What's that? Stand with your head at an angle when you think. I...

17 Amazing Activities To Enjoy While Hungover

The Huffington Post | Minou Clark | Posted 10.30.2015 | Comedy

 1. Go to the DMV. 2. Take the SATs. Again. You know, for fun. 3. Get a head start on sorting through your taxes. ...

Boozing Cat Suffers Serious Hangover After 7 Weeks In Wine Cellar

The Huffington Post | Whitney Meers | Posted 10.23.2015 | Weird News

Good thing cats have nine lives, or how else could a kitty have survived a seven-week bender where he opened $44 worth of wine and drank the con...

Why UConn Mac And Cheese Attack Isn't Funny

Holly Wonneberger | Posted 10.12.2015 | College
Holly Wonneberger

Did you see the YouTube video titled "Drunk Kid Wants Mac and Cheese"? It went viral last Tuesday. Did you laugh at the UConn student demanding his favorite jalapeno-flavored drunk food? Did you think the belligerent, slurring and entitled kid was funny? If you did, let me tell you why you're wrong.

Notes From a Dive Bar XXXVI: You're Not Getting Served

Alan Black | Posted 10.09.2015 | San Francisco
Alan Black

You're not getting served... You're a loser. Working in a bar, an old man working in a bar. What, you couldn't get a real job? I bet you don't even...

Drunk Student Wants 'F--king Mac And Cheese', Gets Arrested

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 10.09.2015 | Weird News

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Drink Up: 5 of the Drunkest Cities in Illinois

Reboot Illinois | Posted 09.10.2015 | 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...

Notes From a Dive Bar XX

Alan Black | Posted 08.05.2015 | San Francisco
Alan Black

I meet a man on the road to A.A. He asks for a Zombie. You're looking at it, I say. How about a Screwdriver? Yes, and soon he owns a loose tongue,...

19 Hilarious Drunk Purchases You Won't Regret Waking Up To ... OK, Some You Might

The Huffington Post | Andy McDonald | Posted 08.04.2015 | Comedy

No need to be embarrassed. OK, maybe a little embarrassed. So, you got drunk and bought some stuff online. How bad could it be?  Well, turns out ...

Hecklers: Next Day Regret?

Nathan Timmel | Posted 07.17.2015 | Comedy
Nathan Timmel

In my line of work--stand up comedian--you deal with people who are drinking. As a whole, people are good and can handle their alcohol, but every so often you run into someone who would have done society a favor by staying home.

6 Of The Best Foods To Cure Your Hangover, According To A Dietician

Thrillist | Posted 06.30.2015 | Taste

We all know what you did last night, and how awful you feel today.

Notes From a Dive Bar XIIII

Alan Black | Posted 06.29.2015 | Fifty
Alan Black

Someone says, Jake died. We all drop a few rungs. He owned a bar. Lung disease. He never smoked, unless you count the smoke of others. It's still dark outside. The f*cking cognac tastes off. So much for the sour grape.

Notes From a Dive Bar VI

Alan Black | Posted 05.28.2015 | San Francisco
Alan Black

Turn away now if you are disgusted by the description of a bar's grim lavatory. This is not for you. Come back next time to Notes when the talk will be of love and cocktails garnished with fresh fruit. Sadly, this grim description has to be done.

Being Drunk And In Love Aren't All That Different

The Huffington Post | Leigh Weingus | Posted 05.21.2015 | Healthy Living

The effects of alcohol and the "love hormone" oxytocin aren't all that different, according to a study review done by researchers at the University of...

Which Spurs Player Got The Most Drunk After They Lost To The Clippers?

The Huffington Post | Maxwell Strachan | Posted 05.05.2015 | Sports

Even the San Antonio Spurs love to party.

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Crazy Legs Conti | Posted 06.28.2015 | Weird News
Crazy Legs Conti

My Uniqlo white linen long-sleeved shirt was splattered with blood. My cigar bag also and bits of bright red speckle dotted my Sol Moscot clear frame ...

The Complete Evolution of Drinking On Mad Men | Posted 05.26.2015 | Taste

Twelve months later. Hours -- probably days -- spent re-watching old episodes to remember what happened for the first six and a half seasons. The new half-season of Mad Men starts on April 5.

The More Friends At The Bar, The More You'll Drink

The Huffington Post | Kate Bratskeir | Posted 03.03.2015 | Healthy Living

If you've succumbed to sticking around at the bar for "just one more," you're not alone. A new study published in the journal Addiction reveals tha...

Why No Good Ever Comes From Drunk Dialing

Al DeLuise | Posted 05.01.2015 | Fifty
Al DeLuise

We have all done it. After too many drinks we find ourselves doing what our sober selves would never do. We make that phone call to the one person in the world we know we should not be calling at two in the morning; the infamous drunk dial. It is the one mistake that we know in our hearts is a mistake even as we scroll through our contact list and press send.

The 26 Best Drunk Foods From Across America

Thrillist | Posted 04.15.2015 | Taste

A grumbling stomach mid-drinking is a universal sign that the night is about to take a turn for the more hedonistic.

12 Cocktails You Can Only Drink In College

The Huffington Post | Kate Bratskeir | Posted 01.16.2015 | Taste

We used to be so "resourceful."

On Dealing with Drunk Guys

Kathleen Buckstaff | Posted 03.15.2015 | Women
Kathleen Buckstaff

I shouldn't be surprised, but I am. I recently read a story that confirmed that women have been dealing with drunk men for thousands of years.

This Is Why You Love to Hate Santa Con (Dubstep Video)

Emma Tattenbaum-Fine | Posted 02.11.2015 | Comedy
Emma Tattenbaum-Fine


The Great Escape

Rich Siegel | Posted 02.07.2015 | Business
Rich Siegel

I'm told I need an exit strategy. I'm told ad agencies don't need writers anymore. I'm told there's even less need for 44 year old writers. And what do I plan to do in five years when I become 45?