More Americans drinking

Jul 20, 2010 Full story: CNN 24

Between 1992 and 2002, the percentage of men and women who drank alcohol increased, a study found.

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I drink to that

Monroe, LA

#1 Jul 22, 2010
Congress Ranks Last in Confidence in Institutions (Congress at 11%)
PRINCETON, NJ -- Gallup's 2010 Confidence in Institutions poll finds Congress ranking dead last out of the 16 institutions rated this year.

http://www.gallup.com/poll/141512/Congress-Ra...

“groovygirlinmn@g mail.com”

Since: Feb 10

Minneapolis, MN

#2 Jul 22, 2010
*hic* I don't blame them *hic*

“Sustainability Now!”

Since: May 08

Vadnais Heights

#3 Jul 22, 2010
Deep, hacking cough.

Pound on bar.

"Smooth!"

Another round for my Groovy friend!
Reality Checker

Las Vegas, NV

#4 Jul 22, 2010
Sure they are. It's because America is more miserable than ever now that we have the worst human being ever born as our President.
Never a Utopian

Saint Paul, MN

#5 Jul 23, 2010
After 2011 it is gonna skyrocket!!
Yabetcha

Saint Paul, MN

#6 Jul 23, 2010
Reality Checker wrote:
Sure they are. It's because America is more miserable than ever now that we have the worst human being ever born as our President.
It's not true that he's the worst human being ever born. Your mother didn't have an abortion despite the pleas of everyone. So there you are.
Mark

Manassas, VA

#7 Jul 23, 2010
No, it's because the baby boomers are aging, and therefore hurting. They're reaching for the handiest drug of choice: the depressant alcohol. Pour me a long one, I'll join you.
Mark

Manassas, VA

#8 Jul 23, 2010
Reality Checker wrote:
Sure they are. It's because America is more miserable than ever now that we have the worst human being ever born as our President.
Um, hello? Between 1992 and 2002.
Keep It Simple Stupid

Saint Paul, MN

#9 Jul 23, 2010
Mark wrote:
<quoted text>
Um, hello? Between 1992 and 2002.
Who was president for 10 years? hahahhah... really though i think I know who you mean.
Keep It Simple Stupid

Saint Paul, MN

#10 Jul 23, 2010
As life gets more stressful, so does the frequency of drinking. And it sure gets stressful sometimes.

Hey if Mayan's are right, it doesn't matter anyway... so pour me another one!
Burns

Owatonna, MN

#11 Jul 23, 2010
Maybe people are just thirsty.
America the Great

Minneapolis, MN

#12 Jul 23, 2010
During economic downturns, crime and consumption typically increase, what with fears that money may never flow again like it used to.
Freedom Lover

Minneapolis, MN

#13 Jul 23, 2010
Baffoon O'bungler is enough to drive any one to drink.
Skinner

Shakopee, MN

#14 Jul 23, 2010
Where? What time. I'm parched.
Reality Checker

Las Vegas, NV

#15 Jul 23, 2010
Mark wrote:
<quoted text>
Um, hello? Between 1992 and 2002.
Mark -- you are a jackaS$. Go away, child.

While you're there, go look up who the president was during that 10 year stretch. Hint: there were two of them, moron.
SWAMP FOX

Saint Paul, MN

#16 Jul 23, 2010
Madaman wrote:
Deep, hacking cough.
Pound on bar.
"Smooth!"
Another round for my Groovy friend!
Madaman;
With the country and world going bonkers what is left but to ease the pain and have a stiff drink. Another round my friend.
Swamp Fox
Keep It Simple Stupid

Saint Paul, MN

#17 Jul 23, 2010
I Love Scotch. Scotchy, Scotch, Scotch. Here It Goes Down, Down Into My Belly. Mmmm,mmmm,mmmm.....
Wizconie

Amery, WI

#18 Jul 23, 2010
Reality Checker wrote:
Sure they are. It's because America is more miserable than ever now that we have the worst human being ever born as our President.
Did you read the article? The study was done before Obama was elected...when people still had something to celebrate...and could afford to drink.
dum dums

Duluth, MN

#19 Jul 23, 2010
time is never wasted when you are wasted all of the time..
channel 5 guy

Kansas City, MO

#20 Jul 24, 2010
I drink to that wrote:
Congress Ranks Last in Confidence in Institutions (Congress at 11%)
PRINCETON, NJ -- Gallup's 2010 Confidence in Institutions poll finds Congress ranking dead last out of the 16 institutions rated this year.
http://www.gallup.com/poll/141512/Congress-Ra...
And the only reason they scored that high was........Drinking is up.

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