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Old 09-15-08, 09:08 AM   #1
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People and alcohol.

I feel that every passing conversation on the streets here in NYC involves alcohol. It's so common to hear comments like "So he was drunk..." or "I drank so much...", et al. Hell, some co-workers in the office right above me are talking about drinking right now, and if I had to guess, all of them are at least twice as old as I am.

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I feel that every passing conversation on the streets here in NYC involves alcohol. It's so common to hear comments like "So he was drunk..." or "I drank so much...", et al. Hell, some co-workers in the office right above me are talking about drinking right now, and if I had to guess, all of them are at least twice as old as I am.

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Old 09-15-08, 09:11 AM   #3
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After you've had a desk job for a while and come to realize just how crappy corporate life is, you too will understand why people drink so much.
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Better than over hear, where it's talk about drugs and stealing from each other.
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Better than over hear, where it's talk about drugs and stealing from each other.
Yep that's the undertone here downtown as well.
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What are you saying?

*pours morning cocktail*

Be in an area where you don't need to drive and you can see how attractive it is to drink to excess without worrying about how to get home.
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lol stresses of work.. Long Island Ice Tea.. in the Morning or some beer..
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I love my Irish coffee.
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lol stresses of work.. Long Island Ice Tea..
My favorite next to a really smokey scotch.
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I feel that every passing conversation on the streets here in NYC involves alcohol. It's so common to hear comments like "So he was drunk..." or "I drank so much...", et al. Hell, some co-workers in the office right above me are talking about drinking right now, and if I had to guess, all of them are at least twice as old as I am.

Just sayin'.
just sayin' what?
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it's either that our people talk about their boring ass jobs.
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I wish I knew the joy you all feel when you drink.
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The voices in my head start to slur and become less audible.
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It's not more joy, Siu, it's just less hate...
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just sayin' what?
Everything you forgot to read.

Read BETWEEN the lines, b!
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it's either that our people complain about their boring ass jobs.
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I don't feel much joy when I drink...hence why I barely do it.
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I just hallucinate more, and the voices get harder to ignore.


also lowers my seizure threshold. all very good reasons to not to drink.
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It's not more joy, Siu, it's just less hate...
And less pain. Think of it as a relaxant for the muscles and the mind...
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Alcohol chews.
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More Please!!!!! (but hold the olive next time)

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I think its sad to see people in their 30's or older drinking in bars. Alcohol is fine in small consumptions but drinking all the time, it's not cool. The damage it creates to your body and such, not worth it to me. I rather be riding bike, racing, snowboarding, hiking and enjoying alot of other things besides filling my body with that waste! Now, I do like a good beer after a hard ride, but one or two is enough. There is SOOO much sugar and crap in alcohol, you can't be an serious athlete drinking all the time.
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