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#190855 14-Jan-2016 15:37
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Lion Breweries discovers that alcohol does not cause violence - yeah, right - no wait, that's Tui.

http://www.radionz.co.nz/news/national/294036/researchers-slam-'biased'-alcohol-study




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  #1471376 14-Jan-2016 21:41
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Whatever it does, I don't need it. I have one drink every 6 months these days. 

I have never been a big drinker. Six beers would easily last me over a month usually.

But even so, it seems daft to poison oneself for fun. I wonder what I ever saw in it. 




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  #1471386 14-Jan-2016 21:49
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I haven't touched alcohol for around 20 years just not worth it with the medications I am on.




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  #1471401 14-Jan-2016 22:02
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Barely touch it.

Over Christmas I had a couple of glasses of shampoo and a Budweiser in 3 weeks.

If you aggregate my intake for a year I reckon twelve 330 ml bottles of beer and a few scotches. Last time I bought a 12 pack in fact, I ended up chucking half of it because it went out of date!

The cost is staggering as well. No objection to spending $150 on a bottle of scotch as it will last me about 5 years. $150 buys about 15 beers in a Wellington bar.





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  #1471875 15-Jan-2016 12:49
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shampoo?

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gzt: shampoo?



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gzt: shampoo?


Sorry - relatively common malapropism for champagne in the UK.





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