Raise your glass for the machine from Pernik

Ladies and gentlemen, today we have a very special reason to raise our glasses. January 5th of the year 2014 is the day that the founder of this weblog Nikolay turns 22. If 11 is the ‘crazy number’ can you imagine what happens if the drinking machine from Pernik doubles this number? For sure it’s…

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…

The buffalo theory

It is the usual assumption that drinking is bad for the brain. However in the TV-show ‘Cheers’ Cliff Clavin claims the opposite. We would like to believe that his Buffalo theory is true. So here’s how he explains it to his buddy Norm.

Say “Cheers” in 60 languages, be a citizen of the world!

While it is true that alcohol removes barriers between people and melts the ice (if you put some in the glass), you need to impress your drinking friends from abroad when you explode with them. Admit it: you are always pleasantly surprise to hear a foreigner saying something useful in your language. But let’s not…