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Sober Observation

Sir Winston Churchill was a master of the English language, so it should be no surprise that he was also a master at using it to devastate his critics. 45 more words

Personal Descriptions And Insults

"Intoxicated? The word did not express it by a mile. He was oiled, boiled, fried, plastered, whiffled, sozzled, and blotto"*...

The expanded fifth edition of Glaswegian surgeon Robert Macnish’s The Anatomy of Drunkenness (1834) examines inebriety from a wide range of angles.  Though alcohol is the main focus, he also explores the use of opium (popular at the time), tobacco, nitrous oxide, and of various (real or reputed) “poisons,” like hemlock, “bangue” (cannabis), foxglove, and nightshade.   155 more words

Amble On

“The Rolling English Road” (1913), G.K. Chesterton

Before the Roman came to Rye or out to Severn strode,
The rolling English drunkard made the rolling English road. 263 more words

History

Drunkenness

We see drunk people all the time, walking down the streets.  Our kids know what drunk people look like, and they are scared of them.  They should be be, because drunkenness leads to unpredictability.   340 more words

Peru

DRUNK LOVING

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Scents in high heels

Rudely preceding your bearer

Pulling him on strings

Laughing through my toffee

And spewing nonsensicals to maim my heart

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POETRY.

A Connecticut Teacher Reportedly Showed Up Drunk Then Peed His Pants And Attacked A Student

An incident that went down last Thursday at a Southington, Connecticut high school has got locals demanding to know what happened. A Southington High School Spanish teacher was removed from the school in handcuffs after allegedly reporting to school intoxicated, although not by police. 290 more words

Web Culture

I want to drink till the point I want to f--k every woman I see. This is when the Beer Goggles have arrived

“I want to drink till the point I want to f–k every woman I see. This is when the Beer Goggles have arrived—now I can go to the prostitutes. 58 more words