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Why snort it when you can smoke it?

There are plenty of ways to inhale traditional alcohol. Usually its a very bad idea to do it though as it can be quite dangerous. When you drink and over dose on alcohol you trow up and usually that's more then enough to prevent alcohol poisoning. On the other hand your lungs can't trow up nor can they be pumped like your stomach so if you in hale fumes and OD well there is a good changes you will kick the bucket.
    
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One beer will not cause dehydration.

Let's be realistic. What guy drinks one beer? Beer is not drunk for taste, it's drunk to get a buzz.
Edited by aweir - 4/21/14 at 5:15pm
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Let's be realistic. what guy drinks one beer?
I do thumb.gif
    
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Why snort it when you can smoke it?

Do you know what happens when you try to light alcohol?
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I bet it tastes like crap compared to the real thing.

Only for the first 2 teaspoons.
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Let's be realistic. What guy drinks one beer? Beer is not drank for taste, it's drank to get a buzz.

I beg to differ.
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There are plenty of ways to inhale traditional alcohol. Usually its a very bad idea to do it though as it can be quite dangerous. When you drink and over dose on alcohol you trow up and usually that's more then enough to prevent alcohol poisoning. On the other hand your lungs can't trow up nor can they be pumped like your stomach so if you in hale fumes and OD well there is a good changes you will kick the bucket.
Never thought about that but to an alcoholic, they might prefer the quickest method, which iirc is inhalation.
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Do you know what happens when you try to light alcohol?
I'm no expert but alcohol only catches fire when it's at a high percentage.
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Let's be realistic. What guy drinks one beer? Beer is not drunk for taste, it's drunk to get a buzz.

IPAs changed that forever.

Seriously, drink a good Indian Pale Ale and your viewpoint is going to be radically changed. smil3dbd4e4c2e742.gif

I highly recommend:

Pliny the Elder.

Stone Ruination

Heady Trooper.

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IPAs changed that forever.

Seriously, drink a good Indian Pale Ale and your viewpoint is going to be radically changed. smile.gif

I highly recommend:

Pliny the Elder.

Stone Ruination

Heady Trooper.smil3dbd4e4c2e742.gif

Zm9hfeq.jpg
I still believe it's an acquired taste even with good IPAs. Just like other "drugs", we try our best to mask the nasty taste of the "drug". I think coffee is the same way
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The thing is that alcoholic drinks have a "proof" so that the alcoholic content is controlled and regulated.

How easy would it be to overdose on this without realizing it?

So after hours of loosing water through sweat, why not drink something that's going to dehydrate you even more.

About as hard as doing it with an bottle of whiskey or vodka. Remember that there are 80% (160 Proof) vodkas for example. In comparison one of thees powder bags will equal one standard "portion" the same as a shot of 40%, one glass of wine, a pint of beer ect.

Also regular strength beer ~5% has so much water in it that it will hydrate you to some extent, not anywhere near as much as regular old water but it won't dehydrate you.
    
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IPAs changed that forever.

Seriously, drink a good Indian Pale Ale and your viewpoint is going to be radically changed. smil3dbd4e4c2e742.gif

I highly recommend:

Pliny the Elder.

Stone Ruination

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I really haven't found an IPA that I don't like. They are great palate cleansers when you are eating dinner.
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