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  • Starbucks is selling another beverage, and it's not coffee, tea, or juice
    Starbucks is selling another beverage, and it's not coffee, tea, or juice
    According to Daily Finance on March 20, Starbucks has announced its latest beverage to be sold. It is not coffee, tea or juice. Starbucks is going to start selling booze.Starbucks' Chief Operating Officer Troy Alstead announced that Starbucks...
  • Vaportini
    Getting loaded without the empty calories
    It seems as though there is always a new way to get high. The three main means are – pop a pill, smoke a joint, or take a drink. Man, in all his wisdom seeks new ways to experiment with loosening of the mind, releasing the creativity, or...
  • Smuggle Your Booze website helps patrons sneak their drinks into events
    Smuggle Your Booze products help patrons sneak drinks into bars and concerts
    The Metro News has posted a story today about strange product created to help patrons sneak their booze and non-booze drinks into clubs, movie theaters or even sporting events. Internet site Smuggle Your Booze has a line of products designed to...
  • Adult children of alcholics
    The adult children of alcoholics
    Seventy six million Americans have been exposed to alcoholism in their family. Almost one in five American adults lived in a household with an alcoholic while growing up.Today there are an estimated 30 million children of alcoholics living in the...
  • Vicki Gunvalson
    ‘RHOOC’ star Vicki Gunvalson is getting ready to do business in booze
    “The Real Housewives of Orange County” star Vicki Gunvalson has made some big decisions in her life over the past couple of years, including divorcing Donn, dating Brooks and distancing herself from him once her daughter gave birth....
  • Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?
    Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf? We are!
    The unrelenting hostility and vitriolic attacks continue 50 years later in Edward Albee’s sensational ‘Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?” currently at the Booth Theatre until February 24, 2013, as George and Martha stick the...
  • Bacon Martini
    Bacon Martini
    We happen to think that bacon makes the world go 'round. We think it provides the humans of the world sufficient protein so they can get out there and you know... live! And eat more bacon of course. But we're not the only ones who think...
  • Let's Party!
    Saturday night tips for the sexy-yet-punctual Portland weekend warrior
    So it's Saturday, and it's gorgeous, and you are slightly hungover from last night's party, but Portland summers don't always last very long, so you will rally because you are a soldier and you want to make the most out of tonight....
  • Red Wine Cupcakes
    Red Wine Chocolate Cupcakes with Red Wine Infused Cream Cheese Frosting
    Hello Western Canada!It's official. I've been bitten by the bug. The "boozy cupcake" bug, to be exact. Since Super Bowl Sunday, I've been baking with various alcoholic beverages and can't seem to stop! This recipe would...
  • Heineken
    Funny Photo: You're an alcoholic, but how do you get your beer into the movies?
    It's been a few days since we ran aFunny Photoarticle here at Comedy Examiner HQ, and you know what that means: our inbox runneth over. Whenever we skip a few days on theFunny Photofront, our inbox fills up with submissions sent in by you, the...
  • Booze
    Funny Photo: Presenting the worst liquor store-name of all time
    Today's newest Funny Photo comes to us from the front of a liquor store, somewhere in Unknown, America. The owners/operators of this fine establishment must have spent a long, long time coming up with a snappy name for their booze emporium,...
  • Booze
    Hollywood Fringe Festival - day 6 recap (part 1)
    So, my busy schedule kept me away from the Hollywood Fringe Festival for days 4 and 5, but I made up for it by attending three plays on day 6. I had intended to catch a fourth play, "!Death - 40 Feet Tall!," but a sig alert on the 710...
  • Hiking
    Booze and chocolate: Two reasons to take a hike this weekend in San Francisco
    Do you need a little motivation for a hike this weekend? Look no further than the two hikes organized by Alex Genadnik of www.comehike.comthis Saturday and Sunday. Alex is the creative force behind such great San Francisco hikes as the Two-Buck...
  • Spokane's Blind Pigs, Speak-easys  & Bring-Your-Owns
    Spokane's Blind Pigs, Speak-easys & Bring-Your-Owns
    Spokane had its share of blind pigs over the years. Prohibition ended in 1933, but thirsty Spokanites could not purchase booze by the drink until the 1950’s. Only private clubs or lodges could serve spirits by the drink. Several beer halls...
  • WIn, Whiskey & Depression
    Wine, Whiskey and Depression
    Alcohol is a common part of American society [1]- about 66% of the population drinks.[2] People expect alcohol to be served at football games, after-work gatherings and at other types of celebrations. People will also drink to relax or unwind from...