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Anti-Booze Laws Fuel Turkish Protests

By Tony O’Neill

The Turkish Prime Minister's strict new alcohol laws are seen by protesters as symptoms of creeping autocracy. MORE  

The World's Most Embarrassing Morning After?

By Bryan Le

A woman's drunken bender in Hong Kong begins a horrifying tale with a happy—but excruciating—ending. MORE  

Colombian Drug Turns Users Into "Zombies"

By McCarton Ackerman

Scopolamine, or "The Devil's Breath", eliminates free will and blocks new memories from forming. MORE  

Video Mocks Katy Perry’s Promotion of Blackout Drinking

By Sam Lansky

"Sexy Mistake" takes aim at the pop star's arguably irresponsible lyrics. MORE  

Blackout Killer Faces Lethal Injection

By Will Godfrey

Lawyer argues that an alcoholic who committed murder in a blackout, at the age of 18, should be shown mercy in Ohio. MORE  

The Biology of Blackouts Revealed

By Dirk Hanson

Alcohol messes with chemical messengers responsible for memory formation. MORE  

Blackout Drinkers Beware

By Dirk Hanson

College blackout drinking predicts future alcohol accidents. MORE  

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