How Happy Hour Became Illegal in a Number of Different States

A moral panic around drunk driving led state legislators to push for bans on ‘happy hour’ discounts on drinks. Nearly four decades later, there’s little evidence it did any good — but some states still don’t want people getting a late-afternoon deal on booze

The ‘How Many Drinks to .08’ Series Is Proof Everyone Needs a Breathalyzer

Loryn Powell’s IGTV videos are mostly just for fun, but they highlight how unpredictable alcohol can be

The Slightly Blurry History of How We Landed on 0.08

When it comes to legal BAC, where is the harm in, say, 0.1? Let’s take a tour through our country’s long, shameful era of shitfaced driving

Don’t Let SantaCon Fuck Up Drinking on Trains for the Rest of Us

New Jersey Transit will curtail secretive boozing by forbidding beverages of any kind. This is the dystopia these feral Santas have wrought