A Snapshot Explosion Of Big Hair And Boozing In The 1980s

In the 1980s, Barcardi rum was the most popular distilled drink in the USA. Rum, the drink of old tars, pirates and last resort, was the tipple Americans most wanted. A drinks trade expert explained why rum was Number 1 in ’81: “Rum is vodka with a sweet taste, whereas vodka has no taste. Continue reading »

Drinking Glasses That Turn Into “Curious Cats Peering Into A Fish Tank” When You Fill Them

Japanese online goods retailer Felissimo has built up a steady inventory of items certain to please cat lovers. Their latest release takes a cute scene feline fans who happen to own pet fish may be all too aware of, with drinking glasses that imagine a cat starting longingly at a fish tank. Continue reading »

Two Men Try to Recover After Drinking Too Much in India

Two intoxicated men rest as it rains in Kolkata, India, Aug. 6. (Bikas Das / AP)