Category:  hangover


By , December 12, 2011 in hangover

Hm. Well. Okay, this is awkward.  We’re well into the second week of December which means, by my calculations, I’ve posted nothing in just over a month.  This is, of course, due to the inherent difficulty in writing about getting drunk: it encourages me to shirk responsibility by… getting drunk. “But Don Julian, Hemingway did it!” Well, if Hemingway shot himself in the face with a shotgun, would you? (HINT: He did; you didn’t).  The truth of the matter is that I’d love more than anything to be able to write while inebriated, but it’s just not in my drunk skill set.  See chart: Things in my drunk skill set: eating — dancing — getting drunker — sleeping — freestyle rapping — talking to people that scare me — karaoke — writing texts that are terrible ideas. Things not in my drunk skill set: operating heavy machinery — writing anything… Read More »

Avoid the New Year’s Day-after Misery – 6 Tips for Preventing a Hangover

By , December 31, 2007 in Beer, hangover, Wine

New Year’s Eve is one of the biggest party nights of the year. While the good times are flowing here are a few tips to avoid a miserable New Year’s day after.

Hangover Cures

By , September 29, 2007 in hangover

There are lots of cures that seem to employ varying degrees of practicality. But other more folksy remedies are so much more fun to consider and many are surprisingly effective.