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Alcohol

Defined as “An addiction to the consumption of alcoholic liquor or the mental illness and compulsive behavior resulting from alcohol dependency” (Merriam-Webster)

Prosecutor Forrest Wegge: DUI is not Wreckless Behavior (even when it kills)

Jefferson County (MO) Prosecuter Forrest Wegge thinks killing someone while driving drunk is not “reckless behavior”, so he did not pursue manslaughter charges. The victim is dead. The drunk driver got 30 days in jail. Continue Reading...

Drinking, Driving and Sex Don’t Mix

What goes best with fast cars, booze, and fast women? How about having sex while driving drunk? Round it out with a car crash and DUI charges, and you get this incredible story. Continue Reading...

Boulder Colorado DUI Officer Tells Cop “I’m Drunk”

A Boulder Police Department DUI officer has resigned after pleading guilty to DUI charges. This is the second time this year a Boulder police officer has resigned after being charged with DUI, but the first time one made it so easy to convict her. Continue Reading...

For South Carolina’s Ted Vick, One DUI is Not Enough

41 year old Pastor, used car salesman, and SC State Senator Ted Vicks has an alcohol problem. He’s enjoyed a bang up year that included two DUIs, a weapons charge, speeding charges, and cops finding a 21 year old drunk coed in the car with him. Geesh. Continue Reading...

Get Ready for New DUI Blood Alcohol Limit of .05%BAC

National Transportation Safety Board Chairman Deborah Hersman wants the blood alcohol concentration threshold for DUI to be ZERO, eventually. We’re not sure what that means, but apparently right now she’ll settle for 0.05% BAC. Continue Reading...

DUI Bishop Confesses to ‘Terrible Error in Judgement’

Whom do Bishops confess to? In the case of 61-year-old Bishop Robert J. McManus of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Worcester, Mass it would be his parishioners. Bishop McManus was involved in a DUI accident in RI… and left the scene. Continue Reading...

Hey Barkeep! Gimme another! (DUI, that is)

She got a DUI and lost her license to drive, which meant she couldn’t drive drunk, either. Unable to wait even one more day to drive drunk again, on the night before she got her license back, she drove, got stopped, and blew a 0.155%BAC. Continue Reading...

‘Teen Mom’ Star Pleads Guilty to DUI

‘Teen Mom’ Farrah Abraham pled guilty to drinking while driving and received a sentence of six months probation and $500 fine. Continue Reading...

Drunk Driving inside Florida Wal-Mart (electric scooter)

In today’s news: Florida, electric scooters, Wal-Mart shoppers, alcohol beverages, and homeless vagrants… followed by a few collisions and an arrest for drunk driving. Continue Reading...

What’s the Penalty for DUI Number 14? Life in Prison

After 13 DUIs and 10 years in prison for his crimes, Terry Ash was still eligible for a driver’s license. But the 14th DUI made him a “Menace to Society” and he’s been sentenced to life in prison. Continue Reading...

As Soon As Pottery was Invented, Man Brewed Alcohol

Archaeologists have dated what is believed to be a 20,000 year old piece of pottery, and surmised it may have been used to brew alcohol for easing social tensions. Continue Reading...

Charlie Sheen Beer Commercial

Charlie Sheen makes a contribution, and perhaps has a little more fun with the alcohol rehab clinics in California. Watch the Non-alcoholic beer commercial that has everyone in stitches. Continue Reading...

Drunks, Pills, and Drunken Dogs in Montana

A story out of Montana involving a drunk, an unclaimed baggie of hydrocodone pills (imprint “M366”), and a Pomeranian dog registering a 0.348 blood alcohol concentration level (nearly high enough to kill a human). Continue Reading...

Sex Advances Rejected, Horny Guy Loses Interest and Turns to Alcohol

A report in Science magazine says male fruit flies who can’t get the sex they seek develop increased interest in alcohol, and lose interest in continuing to chase the girls. Unfortunately, humans have something very, very similar. Continue Reading...

Amish Buggy with Alcohol Evades Police, Crashes

A group of Amish horse drawn buggies scattered when police arrived to break up an underage party, apparently running off into the fields and woods to escape capture. One buggy crashed into a police car. Continue Reading...

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