Researchers concluded that there are 4 types of drunks: The Hemingway, whose personality stays the same – The Mary Poppins, who becomes even sweeter and more outgoing – The Nutty Professor who becomes an uninhibited attention-seeker – And Mr. Hyde, who turns hostile.
In 2015, a Louisiana man was arrested for drunkenly riding his horse on a highway. While detained, he said, “The horse knows the way home” and the sheriff concluded it didn’t constitute a DUI.
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On a 1995 visit to Washington D.C., Russian President Boris Yeltsin was found on Pennsylvania Avenue, drunk, in his underwear and trying to hail a cab in order to find pizza.
In 1984, the New Zealand Prime Minister got drunk and decided to spontaneously call a general election, which he lost.
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A nightclub in the UK gave out free lollipops to reduce late night rowdiness in hopes that drunken clubbers wouldn’t be able to shout or cause a disturbance while sucking on them. It worked.
If ants encounter a drunk comrade, they will carry them home to sleep it off.
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To win a bet in 1956, Thomas Fitzpatrick stole a small plane from New Jersey and landed it perfectly on a narrow Manhattan street while drunk, in front of the bar he had been drinking at. Two years later, he did it again after a man didn’t believe he had done it the first time.
To your brain, one sleepless night is the cognitive equivalent of being legally drunk. source
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