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A law was enacted in 2009 that makes it illegal to be drunk in public in Ireland.
At any given time, 0.7% of the world is drunk. So 50 million people are drunk right now.
Greek philosopher Chrysippus is said to have died of laughter after getting his donkey drunk, trying to eat figs.
An Indian man claims he hasn’t eaten or drunk for 70 years. After many tests, doctors still don’t know how it’s possible.
Every hour, at least 1 person is killed by a drunk driver in the U.S.
Brits are drunk in 76% of photos that they’re tagged in on Facebook.
Alcohol doesn’t make you forget anything. When you get blackout drunk, the brain temporarily loses the ability to create memories.
The probability that you in any glass of water will find at least 1 molecule of water once drunk by Cleopatra is practically 100%.
For every mile walked drunk, turns out to be eight times more dangerous than the mile driven drunk.
The highest blood alcohol content ever recorded was .91%, more than twice the typical lethal limit and eleven times more than legally drunk.
In 2013, A pig in Australia stole 18 beers from a campsite, got drunk, and then tried to fight a cow.
In 1984, New Zealand’s Prime Minister got drunk and decided to spontaneously call a general election. He lost.
In Ohio, it is against state law to get a fish drunk.
The Tree of Tenere was considered the most isolated tree on Earth, being the only one for 250 miles in the Sahara Desert, until a drunk driver hit it in 1973.
If the Ancient Persians decided something while drunk, they had a rule to reconsider it when sober. If they made a decision sober, they would reconsider it while drunk.
The Aztecs had penalties for being drunk which ranged from head-shaving to the death penalty.
In 1969, a drunk Richard Nixon ordered a nuclear strike on North Korea for shooting down a spy plane. Henry Kissinger intervened and made him sober up before deciding.
English has 3,000 words for being drunk.
A UK survey found that more than half of couples do not consumate their marriage on their wedding night, mostly because the groom is too drunk.
To your brain, one sleepless night is the cognitive equivalent of being legally drunk.