Boris Yeltsin, the Last Drunk World Leader

The only Russian leader since the fall of the emperial family in 1918 that gained great popularity abroad was Boris Yeltsin. Not in the last place because he had the reputation of a happy drunk. His public appearances while highly intoxicated were simply disarming. Even to the most hardcore Yankees that were still clinging on…

Kim Jong-Un said to be very drunk when ordering executions

We all sometimes do things we regret when we are drunk. But usually this doesn’t go much further than a naked night run, proclaiming your love to your mother at 5 in the morning or pissing in your neighbour’s petrol tank. But then again, we’re not all leaders of North Korea. Little news gets passed…

Pablo Picasso; a True Drinker till the Very End

While art is usually a matter of opinion, Pablo Picasso was without a doubt one of the greatest painters of the 20th century. The born Spaniard was also pretty hooked on absynthe, a drink that also inspired painters like Vincent van Gogh, Edgar Degas, Paul Gaugain and Édouard Manet. To describe his relationship to ‘the…

The LOTD Alcohol Test

Now as you know we ran some tests on the internet to check how we scored on alcoholism. But the results weren’t that satisfying. One couldn’t help wondering how boring our lives should be in order to make this tests. So we came up with our very own Lords of the Drinks Alcohol Test. Now, before…

How much of an alcoholic are you?

The line between heavy drinking and alcoholism is not always that easy to determine. Some would say that missing out on school or work occasionally is a reason to stop drinking, while others see it as bad luck in the hazard they play. So we thought it would be fun to try out some of…