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Can Drinking Give you Superpowers? A Serious Scientific Study

Dan Miles | Posted 03.13.2014 | Comedy
Dan Miles

The question I'm sure we've all asked ourselves is; can drinking give you super powers? Are there indeed individuals out there, hidden amongst us, imbued with abilities just waiting for the magic words 'let's have another,' to unleash these powers on the unsuspecting world.

Lonely Street of Dreams

Stephen Gray Wallace | Posted 03.12.2014 | Parents
Stephen Gray Wallace

It is a cruel irony that some students may find that this time in their life when they have the most social interaction is also the time when they feel most isolated. The holiday season offers parents a unique opportunity to gauge their student's adjustment and provide support before they return for second semester.

Paris, Believe the Hype

Anne Sobel | Posted 03.10.2014 | Travel
Anne Sobel

Even New York doesn't hold the mantle of the most defied plot of land on planet earth. Despite all the hoopla about Paris -- the cinema, literature, poetry, music and art --it still exceeds my expectations.

7 New Year's Resolutions by a Kitten

Leslie Goshko | Posted 03.09.2014 | Comedy
Leslie Goshko

Hi. My name is Tater. I'm 9 months old which is why I've never had to do these so-called "New Year's resolutions" before. But apparently, they're pretty important to start the year off right. So now, in no particular order, my first-ever New Year's resolutions.

10 Inspiring Things Alcohol Has Taught Us

Dan Miles | Posted 03.07.2014 | Comedy
Dan Miles

All great heroes have regrets but still shoulder the burden of taking their rightful place in history, as must you. Bar room heroes of the world -- we salute you.

17 New Year's Eve Someecards That Will Start Your 2014 With A Laugh

The Huffington Post | Christine Dalton | Posted 12.30.2013 | Comedy

Fact: New Year's Eve is probably the most overrated night of the year. Make it better for a friend you plan to keep around in 2014 by sending a witty ...

These Are The Craziest Places In The World Where You Can Get A Drink

The Huffington Post | Sara Boboltz | Posted 01.23.2014 | Travel

If you've grown tired of all the establishments within a five-mile radius of your house, know that the world is bursting with weird, creepy, and mind-...

Kitten Relives Drunken Office Party Through Cell Phone Pics

Leslie Goshko | Posted 02.22.2014 | Comedy
Leslie Goshko

Secret Santa was AWESOME this year! Tom said that the gift was actually the quilt his partner made, but I assured him it was the bag it came in. THIS PLASTIC BAG RULES! Just look at the way I can shove my face through the handle.

Reasons to Drink Number Two: We Drink to Remember

Dan Miles | Posted 02.21.2014 | Comedy
Dan Miles

What it all comes down to is liquid punctuation. The drinking isn't the occasion itself, just a handy excuse. It doesn't form the backbone, but can cap it off beautifully like a drinkable full stop. It can add a moment of drama in the form of a raised glass, help us pause for a moment and take stock.

28 Celebrities Who Don't Drink

Posted 01.23.2014 | Celebrity

Not every celebrity accepts a glass of wine or champagne at those A-list parties. Many stars have admitted they don't drink, whether it be because...

A Boozy Travel Guide For The Holiday Season

Posted 01.23.2014 | Travel

Let's be honest. The holiday season means two things to most people: vacation and boozing. Winter get-aways, fireside nightcaps, holiday parties a...

College Friends Home On Break? Drink This In

Patrick O'Connor | Posted 02.16.2014 | College
Patrick O'Connor

In 30 years as a college counselor, I've never talked with a student or former student about this issue. I guess that's why I wanted to write this column.

Reasons to Drink #1: We Drink to Forget

Dan Miles | Posted 02.14.2014 | Comedy
Dan Miles

Alcohol is there when we need it, when we're at our best; good friends, great food, amazing views. Unfortunately it's also there when we're not.

Epic Prank On Drunk Friend Drives Risk Home

The Huffington Post | Cate Matthews | Posted 12.11.2013 | Weird News

When YouTubers Tom Mabe and Jim Clark were faced with a drunk friend who had already wracked up five DUIs, they came up with an ingenious prank to set...

Avoiding Land Mines at the Office Party

Leora Kalikow | Posted 02.09.2014 | Comedy
Leora Kalikow

The Office Party can feel like a playground or a prison, depending on the company culture of your workplace. BUT there are some easy ways to capitalize on the good times and avoid potential land mines, no matter what kind of holiday party gets thrown at you.

Martha Stewart's 9 Booziest Tips For Getting Drunk On Eggnog

Posted 12.09.2013 | Taste

With enough denial, alcohol and fat can cancel each other out.

Prohibition Ended 80 Years Ago Today. Celebrate With This Boozy Cocktail Of Knowledge

The Huffington Post | Sara Boboltz | Posted 01.23.2014 | Business

At 5:32 in the afternoon 80 years ago on Thursday, Prohibition ended as the 21st Amendment was ratified. It's a wonderful excuse to get zozzled, ossif...

5 Liquors We Wish Were Still Prohibited

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Orchant | Posted 12.05.2013 | Taste

Happy Repeal Day, everyone!

The Ultimate Office Christmas Party Etiquette Guide

Dan Miles | Posted 02.03.2014 | Comedy
Dan Miles

While it is indeed possible you possess the dance moves of a young Travolta or know all the words to "Gangnam Style" in the original Korean, ask yourself, is this the correct moment to demonstrate said ability?

5 Great Alternatives To Sancerre

Epicurious | Posted 02.03.2014 | Taste
Epicurious

What's your favorite white wine?

The Commuter Life: 40 Ounces for 40 Hours

Kyle Dowling | Posted 01.26.2014 | Comedy
Kyle Dowling

What I have for you below is not one scenario, one experience... but a number of occurrences and observations which have all led me to the sneaking suspicion that the majority of the shirt-and-tie commuters I encounter on the tracks of NJ Transit are true drunkards.

It's Alive! The Seven Alco-Monsters Lurking Inside You

Dan Miles | Posted 01.25.2014 | Comedy
Dan Miles

Alcohol does funny things to us. This is essentially why we drink it. Many of these effects are positive; that said it is also unfortunately responsible for some near biblical lapses of judgment. This is because deep down inside all of us, in a place we don't like to talk about... there be monsters!

Enjoy the Turkey and All the Trimmings, Just Be Smart About It

Nancy Brown | Posted 01.25.2014 | Healthy Living
Nancy Brown

I hope you spend many wonderful hours with family and friends -- catching up, sharing stories and savoring your favorite dishes and beverages. I also hope you do that last part with some moderation.

Couples' Drinking Habits May Predict Likelihood Of Divorce

Posted 11.22.2013 | Divorce

A new study concludes that heavy drinking isn't a marital deal-breaker -- so long as both spouses are consuming the same amount of alcohol. Resear...

Looking For Love (In All The Wrong Places)

Tracy Strauss | Posted 01.23.2014 | Women
Tracy Strauss

For the past decade, I'd tried online dating, speed dating, singles cocktail hours, religious groups, hiking groups, writing groups, a variety of "MeetUp" groups, volunteer work, coed exercise classes, and adult education courses. But I still hadn't met Mr. Right.