Drunk Driving

WTF

Denver Restaurant Would Love for People to Stop Driving Cars Through Its Wall

The Hornet is not a drive-thru, but three drivers this year have thought otherwise.
Bettina Makalintal
12.5.18
russia

Man Rams Stolen Army Tank into Convenience Store to Get Bottle of Wine

Spoiler alert: He was (allegedly) intoxicated.
Mayukh Sen
1.12.18
crime

Woman Charged with DUI 'Only' Drank 15 Non-Alcoholic Beers

Her blood alcohol content was four times over the legal limit.
Nick Rose
5.16.17
drunks

Obviously, A Guy Wearing a 'Hold My Beer' T-Shirt Was Arrested for a DUI

The youth of America continue to lead by example in both fashion and irony.
Jelisa Castrodale
4.13.17
alcohol

Why This Bar's Coasters Are Made from Wrecked Cars

Talk about a sobering reminder of the consequences of drunk driving—but that's the idea.
Gigen Mammoser
3.29.17
legislation

Legislator Really Wants to Make 'Road Beers' a Thing

The bill’s critics say that allowing open containers for passengers would increase the odds that the driver might start drinking, as well.
Jelisa Castrodale
1.21.17
WTF

Eating Toilet Paper Won’t Get You Out of a DUI

A 39-year-old man from Conesville, Iowa, tried to avoid a bad result on a breathalyzer test by inexplicably eating a shit-ton of toilet paper. Desperate times call for desperate measures, agreed?
Alex Swerdloff
11.3.15
SURVEILLANCE

These Surveillance Cameras Can Tell When You're Drunk

46 new cameras have been installed this week in the Kyobashi station in Osaka, and here’s the catch: they’re programmed to automatically scan passengers for signs of intoxication and alert attendants if necessary.
Javier Cabral
8.13.15
italy

This Italian Governor Just Made It Practically Legal to Drive While Wasted

In the Italian province of Avellino, governor Caro Sessa thinks that you should now only get a slap-on-the-wrist fine for hitting the road after drinking a whole bottle of wine.
Munchies Staff
7.27.15
Booze

American St. Patrick's Day Is a Violent, Drunken Disaster

On our adopted holiday of debauchery, 80 percent of all drunk-driving deaths involve drivers who are nearly twice the legal limit, and entire cities and college campuses have shut down their "Irish" festivities due to sexual assault, robbery...
Emelyn Rude
3.15.14