How to join the Mile High Club for Drunkards

The number of incidents with drunken passengers on airplanes has increased 12-fold in just 4 years according to the International Air Transport Association. Although the latest figures are from 2011 it’s still impressive. In 2007 there were ‘only’ 500 reported incidents, but 4 years later this number went up to 6.000. Although we wouldn’t want…

Happy A.C.A.B. Day!

As you might have noticed at LOTD we are not a big fan of authority. When we party, we party hard, but we never try to hurt others while doing so. Unfortunately our good intentions a lot of times are misunderstood by the old bill. In a society that gets more and more uptight, who…

Drunken Eagle, an Albanian bacchanalia

One of the first things you are told as a new student at the American University in Blagoevgrad is that THE party of the year is Drunken Eagle. This is when all Albanian students chip in to cause brain damage to the entire student body. Usually Drunken Eagle is  celebrated around the 28th and 29th…

Having a cheers with dead loved ones

To finalize our Peruvian theme day we have quite a special short documentary for you. Metropolis TV shot people at a cemetery in one of the poorest areas of Peru’s capital Lima. The tradition there is to drink with the dead loved ones. In the Western World it would probably be a discrase if people…