Drinking Buddy


The sad link between his male friendships and drinking.

7 Things Sobriety Made Me Realize: Year One


Ryan Bell learned more than he expected in the first year that he gave up alcohol.

Love To Drink Beer? Let’s Go To Munich


Drink beer and be merry in one of Germany’s most enchanting cities.

Giving Up the Drink Or: Why I Had to Give Up on Booze

Giving Up the Drink by Thomas Fiffer

Alex Steed explains how his love relationship with alcohol soured, and how he and booze finally—and recently—broke up.

“Wine Is Healthy—Isn’t It? It Is—No? “


With all of the conflicting health information, one thing is certain: Wine is good for you. Or not. Unless it is.

About that Drink I Ordered…


Two guys walk into a bar. One of them orders a cosmo…

Why Alcohol Attracts Teenagers – The Science Parents Need to Understand


Dr. Bill Cloke explains the science behind teens making bad decisions, and how that can be dangerous.

College Made Me Think I Hated Beer

Hated Beer photo by Quinn Dombrowski

Aaron W. Voyles bemoans the masculinity of beer.

Vomit. Sorry.

Vomit Sorry photo by Brian Rosner

Aaron W. Voyles reminisces about the impact of debauchery on his freshman hall.

How to Shut Off When You’re Always On: A Complete Guide to Sleep in the 21st Century


In today’s always on world, it’s getting harder and harder to get some rest. Sleep, beautiful sleep, can be yours. Here’s a 21st century guide.

Dating In The Hook-Up Culture: 10 Weird And Confusing Stages Of The Modern Relationship


Here’s a Millennial writer’s dark observation and opinion of his generation’s way of ‘dating’.

Daddy Can’t Party Like He Used To

sports bar

Nick Bhasin had a night away from his little miracle baby. It involved a pizza, Tilda Swinton, Bruce Willis, and an imaginary WNBA final. He thinks.

It’s “Just” Alcohol

Its just alcohol photo by pinguino

Barry Adkins’ son died of alcohol poisoning the day he moved out on his own. And Barry wants to help others so that something good will come out of that.

11 Ways St. Patrick’s Day Is Different With Kids

11 Ways St. Patrick's Day Is Different With Kids

Chris Bernholdt recalls the wild pub adventures of his youth and notes how being a dad has forever changed how he experiences March 17th

Yet Another Set of Confessions of an Alcoholic

Photo: Carbon NYC

Larry Siskin knows there are two kinds of alcoholics…and that’s not the start of a bad joke.

The Most Uncool Thing I’ve Ever Written About Drinking

This beer makes my head feel so tiny!

With the trend of the lethal drinking game “Neknominations” becoming mainstream, Amy White wants to reach out to kids with her story … and doesn’t care how uncool you think it is.