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The Holdouts: Dry Towns in Otherwise Wet States

Believe it or not, there are a lot of dry towns still left in America—about 500 of them to be exact. Most of them are…

Let’s Talk About That Guy Who Always Buys a Round of Shots

No two drinkers are quite alike. I, for instance, imbibe heroic amounts of barely diluted vodka with great regularity, but I’m a proud beer pussy,…

Why Are ‘Sober Months’ All the Rage Right Now?

The number of people participating in the month-long alcohol detox known as Dry January has increased fifteenfold in the last four years, and more of…

A Gentleman’s Guide to Ordering a Drink

I know it sounds unbelievable, but trust me, there are several ways to order a drink that will cause your bartender to stare at you,…