The Dizzying Revenues from Alcohol Taxes per EU Country

No matter what country you go to a great conversation starter are always the beer prices. You’ll get an answer like “Yeah, it’s not what it used to be”, and so on. Since most governments still see taxes on alcoholic beverages as a great way to pay for their endless amount of well catered meetings…

Czech people are the biggest beer drinkers in the world

And the winner is…. Czech Republic! That’s right, Czechs drink most beer of all in the world. Well, not in total because that’s China with 54.000.000.000 liters, but with around 1.35 billion habitants that comes down to only 40 liters a year per person. When we calculate the average amount of beer drunk per person,…

The Highest Measured Scores in Blood Alcohol Concentration

The search for the highest blood alcohol concentration (BAC) ever measured turned out to be a true quest. The problem is that the Guiness Book of Records doesn’t keep track of  whoever had the highest percentage of alcohol in his or her body. And without this authority it’s hard to tell which sources are reliable.…